We are one mile from the world renowned Mayo Clinic and about 12 miles from downtown Jacksonville. San Pablo Bay has some of the best kayaking, paddleboarding and sailing in the Bay Area, and China Camp State Park has some of the best scenery to be seen from the water. No paddle boards or personal watercraft are allowed at San Pablo. Regulation of these recreation activities allow for public enjoyment of … The Napa River is one of the largest California Central Coast Range rivers, draining approximately 426 sq. The marina was busy 20 hours a day! San Pablo Bay National Wildlife Refuge provides numerous recreation opportunities that includes wildlife viewing, wildlife photography, hiking, boating, fishing, and hunting. Kayak Fishing with Matt 775 views. San Pablo Bay Kayak Sturgeon. You’ll find some of the best flat water kayaking and canoeing in the East Bay at San Pablo. McNears Beach offers easy carry-in access for kayaks and canoes. Drop a line from the popular fishing pier. Sorry dude. San Pablo Bay was named after Rancho San Pablo, a Spanish land grant given to colonial Alta California settlers in 1815, on the bay at the site of the present-day city of San Pablo.The bay is approximately 10 mi (16 km) across and has an area of approximately 90 sq mi (230 km 2).. You do need a fishing license to fish from the shore. Side Note: Ken was able to land a monster of a fish earlier in the day, and Moo Moo did manage to hook a large fish but it broke off to a bad knot! This sandy shoreline provides a perfect setting for kayakers and stand up paddlers to explore San Pablo Bay. St. Helena to the San Pablo Bay, passing through many of the landmark towns of Napa Valley including an incredible 6 miles through the heart of the city of Napa itself. The bay offers year-round kayaking and fishing opportunities, but the bay is most popular in the summer. Paddle along 14 miles of shoreline and discover sandy beaches, great fishing, and interesting wildlife. Expansive views of San Pablo Bay make McNears Beach a magical oasis. San Pablo Yacht Harbor as a place with ready access to the plentiful fish of the San Pablo Bay. You could rent a row boat for $2 a day and buy a couple of boxes of bait for 25 cents each. We stayed for a few more hours and called it day shortly after the outgoing tide subsided. The quiet spring, fall, and winter seasons offer a slower pace to satisfy paddlers who yearn for a more peaceful atmosphere. miles on its 50 mile journey beginning just south of the summit of Mt. It's a designated trailhead on the San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail. There were 65 row available to rent. Glenn Brank of Norcal Yak describes China Camp as “one of the most kayaker-friendly spots on the north end of San Francisco Bay… No fishing license required for pier fishing. 9:02. NO MUD WALK OF SHAME FOR US! I metup with Ish with Fish for a quick sturgeon session in San Pablo Bay. 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