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Activities, Tours and Things to do in Santa Barbara, California

How to Help Ventura Thomas Fire Victims

UPDATE 12/12/17 9am The weekend felt like a blur as most of our employees were in mandatory or voluntary evacuation zones, leaving town to stay with family or friends all over the state. Yesterday and today, first responders seem to have started to get ahead of the flames and we are hopeful things will continue…

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Finalist of the 2015 Independent Readers Poll

We are honored to announce that Santa Barbara Adventure Company has earned the title of “Finalist” for two categories in the Santa Barbara Independent’s 2015 Best of Santa Barbara Readers’ Poll: Best Santa Barbara Tour Company and Best Wine Tour Company. Thank you to all who voted for us!

Book Now for Channel Islands Kayaking!

We have daily trips departing for the Channel Islands National Park through the fall and winter. Kayaking and snorkeling are all included on these amazing adventures. Click below or call us today! Sea Cave Kayak     Kayak & Camp

TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Winner 2015

Santa Barbara Adventure Company is proud to announce that we have been inaugurated into the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. This award is reserved for tour operators who have received the Certificate of Excellence for five years in a row. We  have been rated Number One (#1) on TripAdvisor for all activities within the…

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SBACO Featured in Outside Magazine

Check out the latest issue of Outside Magazine for a great story on winter escapes. Our Sea Cave Kayak trip and our Kayak and Camp trips at the Channel Islands were featured. We are lucky to be able to kayak year round with great weather in every month of the year. Thanks to Outside Magazine for…

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Give the Gift of Adventure this Holiday

The holiday season is here and what better gift than adventure! Take your special person to the Channel Islands National Park or give someone special fun surf lessons. Our gift certificates can be given in almost any amount and can be used on most tours including kayaking, biking, surf lessons and wine tours. We also offer shirts…

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Winner of the 2014 Independent Readers Poll

Once again Santa Barbara Adventure Company has been recognized by the readers of The Santa Barbara Independent as the Best Wine Tour and as finalist for  Best Tour Company in the 2014 Best Of Santa Barbara Poll. The readers poll honors the most popular and respected businesses in town and we are happy to once…

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SBACo Featured in Men’s Health Magazine

Did you see the recent Men’s Health Magazine’s guide to exploring the Channel Islands National Park? Our Painted Cave Kayak Excursion and Kayak and Camp trips were featured as two of the highlights of visiting the “Galapagos of North America”. Thanks to Men’s Health for the shout-out. We hope you can join us on a Channel Islands Adventure in the near…

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Channel Islands National Park Reopens!

Finally – the Park is Open! and it’s time to book your Channel Islands Kayaking trip. The government shutdown has  ended and our beautiful National Park is open for some incredible kayaking, hiking and snorkeling. Come explore Santa Cruz Island in California Channel Islands National Park. This is a real adventure with a knowledgeable guide to…

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Winner of 2013 Certificate of Excellence

Santa Barbara Adventure Company did it again! This is the 3rd year in a row that we have been honored to receive TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence. This means that the people we care about most, our customers, have given us excellent reviews consistently for the 2012-13 season. We are so grateful for all the kindness…

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