Buy Kayaking California's Flat Waters The best Places to Kayak in California Kayak Guide Book  

Marina del Rey Harbor

Marina del Rey Harbor Kayak, Canoe, SUP & Kayak Fishing Information

 Enjoy an exhilarating paddle around Fisherman's Village. Or bait your hook and paddle off for some of the Marina’s fantastic fishing. Marina del Rey Harbor offers an array of recreational activities including windsurfing, boating, swimming, volleyball, fishing, and a paved bicycling and walking path throughout the harbor. Or you can SUP paddle around the marina and look at the multi-million dollar yachts. You can also explore the Marina’s basins  by moonlight and paddle throughout the year.

A few special features about Marina del Rey Harbor are Chace Park located in Basin H, which has free outdoor music concerts June through October. Also, there is a huge 4th of July fireworks display and a Christmas boat parade the second Saturday in December, all of which provide pretty sights and sounds while paddling this picturesque harbor. NOTE: A school of leopard sharks caused quite a stir in Marina del Rey in August 2011. Officials say 50 or 60 of the sharks, some up to 5 feet long, began appearing near Mother’s Beach.

The Ultimate Paddlers Guide to 264 Extraordinary Flat Water Destinations in California. BUY HERE

Kayaking California's Flat Waters is the most beautiful and informative resource available for California paddling enthusiasts.


Popular activities at Marina del Rey include kayaking, fishing, sailing, windsurfing, stand-up paddling, bicycling, rollerblading and walking. The more adventurous individuals, enjoy an exhilarating parasailing flight from Fisherman's Village. 

 Marina del Rey Harbor is the largest man-made small boat harbor in the world. The fish inside Maria del Rey Harbor you’re likely to catch are spotted bay bass, sand bass, calicos and a few bonito, halibut and barracuda..

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 64 83 62 63 64 66 69 70 71 70 67 65
Low 50 51 52 54 58 59 62 63 63 59 54 51

pen: Marina del Rey Harbor is open daily for boating all year, twenty-four hours a day, with running lights at night. There is a 5 m.p.h. boat speed limit in the harbor.

FeThe Best Places to Kayak in California Guide Bookes: There are fees to park, to launch, to camp and for pets.

Harbor Facilities: The facilities consist of restaurants, kayak rentals, swimming, sailing, bicycling and walking paths, windsurfing, sandy beaches and restroom facilities.

Copyright © 2013, to Present Janice L Green Paddling