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Beginner Surfing 1-Day - Santa Cruz
"Learn to Surf! This clinic was designed with the beginner in mind – we welcome complete newbies as well as people who have tried surfing on there own for a while and still need help. We will walk you through all the basics to get you started and catching wave breaks ocean conditions safety in and out of the water wave etiquette paddling push up and pop up techniques
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Mountain Biking Clinic
"This course is geared towards people who want to learn the basics on their mountain bikes. The course consists of on- and off-the-bike instruction and riding. The morning hours of the clinic will consist of outdoor classroom lesson instruction and bike h Focus and BalancePedaling techniquesGearing/ShiftingBraking TechniquesClimbing TechniqueCornering Techniques on uphill downhill and switchbacksBike Handling DrillsTrail Repair fixing a flat and chain maintenance.Trail Etiquette and general discussion on bike “anatomy” hydration
From $90.00
 
Beginner Surfing 1-Day - Santa Cruz
"Learn to Surf! This clinic was designed with the beginner in mind – we welcome complete newbies as well as people who have tried surfing on there own for a while and still need help. We will walk you through all the basics to get you started and catching wave breaks ocean conditions safety in and out of the water wave etiquette paddling push up and pop up techniques
From $99.00

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Lots of Fun

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is so much fun. I've been going there since i've been a kid. Rides have been switched, but better one's are put in. I really recommend on going here. One of the only reason...
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bakingguitar
Mar 28, 2011

Old Fashioned Fun

There is a yesteryear charm about the Boardwalk. The Giant Dipper, the Carousel and the ferris wheel are some of the finest "antique" rides in the country. If you are expecting the latest in roller...
wildegurl
Oct 28, 2010

Amusement park right on the beach!

The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is a wonderful and funky amusement park located right on the beach in Santa Cruz. This has a real old fashioned feel with roller coasters, (but not too big) haunted...
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tvdandy
May 23, 2009

The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

This is basically a small amusement park on the beach. On summer evenings, there are concerts. Although it's a bit cheesy, I love the Boardwalk. The Big Dipper rollercoaster is (I think) the oldest...
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kristen05
Nov 14, 2006

Santa Cruz Boardwalk

Santa Cruz has something only one other California beach town has, that I can think of, and that is a authentic beachfront amusement park. Santa Monica is the other one that comes to mind, but Santa...
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karenincalifornia
Sep 12, 2006

Santa Cruz Boardwalk

California’s oldest amusement park and a State Historic Landmark, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk has two National Historic Landmarks: The 1911 Looff Carousel and 1924 Giant Dipper roller coaster. Owned...
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atufft
Jul 05, 2006

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Santa Cruz has been a seaside resort since the mid-19th century. The Looff carousel and classic wooden Giant Dipper roller coaster at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk date from the early 1900s....
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venteeocho
Sep 28, 2005

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

The boardwalk has 34 rides, arcades, shooting gallery, mini golf, shops and food to enjoy. It is California's oldest amusement park, and two of the attractions are State Historic Landmarks. Ride the...
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jag17
Oct 27, 2004

The Boardwalk

Remember the movie the Lost Boys? Well those vampires were spending their time at this boardwalk. I can't remember what they renamed the town for the movie, but it was shot here. Tons of rides, games...
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kazander
Apr 29, 2004

The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Sitting alongside the beach, the Boardwalk dates back to the late 19th century, and is without a doubt one of the last true ocean-side amusement parks left in the United States, perhaps in the world....
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MDH
Sep 21, 2003
 
 
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"Santa Cruz - Beaches, Surfing and Pot"
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"Santa Cruz - An Eccentri - City"
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Santa Cruz Wharf

The current Santa Cruz Wharf, built in 1914 is the 5th wharf to occupy this site. The wharf was originally built to ensure continued shipping operations as the bay was filling with silt. This wharf...
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University of California Santa Cruz

Follow Bay Ave. all the way up the road from the ocean until you reach the campus of UCSC. This is probaly the most unique campus I have ever strolled. The campus is spread out by sections and in a...
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Bonny Doon Winery

Of the several fine wineries in the Santa Cruz area, Bonny Doon Winery is one that rightfully gains attention. They have creative and uncommon wines that win awards all the time. The tasting room is...
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Natural Bridges State Beach

This is a stretch of beach at the far end of West Cliff Drive which has a interesting natural rock formation. This giant rock situated on the beach looks like a giant bridge with a gaping hole in the...
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Seymour Marine Discovery Center

The laboratory includes a pilot reverse osmosis water treatment plant that takes sea water and converts it for fresh water irrigation and other purposes at the UC Campus and even for the city and...
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Wilder Ranch State Park

This is one of the best places in the Santa Cruz area. Here you can bike, hike, see history or just relax. There are easy trails along the coast that give fantastic views of the rugged coastline, with...
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