Blue Ocean Whale Watch
7881 Sandholdt Road  B-Dock
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 600-5103  

Monterey Bay luxury whale watching trips start in the closest port to the nutrient-rich Monterey Submarine Canyon to maximize your time with the whales. Due to popularity, book in advance.

Elkhorn Yacht Club
2370 Highway 1
Moss Landing, CA 95039
Members Only
(831) 724-3875

This is a jewel in the crown of Monterey Bay nestled in the north harbor of Moss Landing. Special events open to public. See Calendar of Events. Call for membership.

Elkhorn Slough Safari Nature Tours
7981 Moss Landing Rd
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 633-5555

Enjoy an outstanding array of wildlife aboard a stable 27-foot pontoon boat; playful otters, curious harbor seals, boisterous sea lions & 100s of bird species. Tours depart from South Harbor A Dock.

Kayak Connection
2370 Hwy 1
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 724-5692

Elkhorn Slough is one of the top 10 wildlife viewing destinations in North America, with the largest remaining raft of southern sea otters on the planet. We guarantee wildlife spotting on every outing!

Kahuna Charters
Angie Lackey
7881 Sandholdt Road
Moss Landing, CA 95039
Phone: 831-316-9307
Located in beautiful Moss Landing, your journey on the Kahuna will be one that you will remember for a lifetime. You can expect top notch service as you relax and enjoy your time with us. We offer a variety of different tours including Whale Watching Tours, Shark Tours, Wildlife Tours, Sunset Cruises, and Fishing Excursions…Plus so much more. Come enjoy a day on the bay!

Last Meal Sport Fishing

Steph Parson
7881 Sandholdt Road
Moss Landing, CA  95039

Make the most of your time in Moss Landing and go fishing with Last Meal Sportfishing, on a 25′ Parker offshore sport fishing vessel with a capacity for 6 passengers. Salmon, Halibut, Rockfish, Lingcod, Bluefin Tuna, Crab, and more inhabit these waters if you come at the right time of year. Families making a day of it will be glad to know that kids are welcome aboard! Don’t forget your local fishing license! Please check our website for more information.

Monterey Bay Equestrian Center
(831) 663-5712
9004 Monterey Dunes Way
Moss Landing, CA  95039

We offer a full range of equestrian services from an exhilarating ride along the beach to a romantic horse-drawn carriage for your wedding or special occasion.

Monterey Bay Kayaks Boating Tours
2390 Hwy 1
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(800) 649-5357

Paddle Elkhorn Slough, kids programs, private tours, see otter viewing, classes with ACA trained instructors. We have introduced over 300,000 people to our unique & beautiful area.

Monterey Bay Hydrobikes
2370 Highway 1
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 238-6764

Glide your way through the beautiful Elkhorn Slough on our safe, smooth riding water-bikes. This is definitely the gift of fun, fitness & nature that make up the Elkhorn Slough experience.

Monterey Birding Adventures
P.O. Box 692 • 831-633-0572

Guided tours throughout the Elkhorn Slough watershed: Salinas River to the Pajaro River, where 340+ species have been recorded. Tours throughout Monterey County.

Sanctuary Cruises
7881 Sandholdt Rd
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 917-1042

Marine biologists provide in-depth & engaging wildlife insights. The deep canyon waters close to shore are teeming with life: feeding whales, dolphins, orcas, sea otters, sea lions & birds.

Sea Goddess Whale Watching
7881 Sandholdt Road
Moss Landing, CA 95039

Largest, nicest boats in Central Monterey Bay whale watching. Download PDF for info

Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
1700 Elkhorn Road, Watsonville, CA 95076
phone: 831-728-2822/ fax: 831-728-1056

Elkhorn Slough Foundation
PO Box 267, Moss Landing, CA 95039
phone: 831-728-5939 / fax: 831-728-7031

Beaches, Parks and Research

Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
1700 Elkhorn Road
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 728-2822

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
7700 Sandholdt Rd
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 775-1700

Moss Landing Wildlife Area
2460 Hwy 1
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 649-2870

Kirby Park
(831) 633-2461

Moss Landing State Beach
Jetty Road
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 649-2836

Salinas River State Beach
Moss Landing, CA 95039
(831) 649-2836