Steamer LaneExperience the most amazing surfing and surf kayaking in California at Steamer Lane in Santa Cruz. Less than a mile from our hotel, this renowned surf spot attracts wave riders from around the world and hosts several professional surf tournaments. It got its unusual name in the 1930s when two college students hired steamships to go back and forth to create waves. Learn about the history of the sport at the Surfing Museum.
Prices -Recreational surfing and surf kayaking is free.
- O'Neill Cold Water Classic
- USA Surfing Championships
- Int'l Longboard Assoc. Contest
- Surf Kayaking
- Surfing Museum
- People Watching
- Scenic Lookout