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UC Aquatic Center at the Berkeley Marina

 
 

Home to Cal Adventures, the UC Aquatic Center is the perfect venue for sailing, windsurfing, paddleboarding, and sea kayaking

 

Who Can Use It?

The UC Aquatic Center is open to scheduled Cal Adventures classes. Equipment can be rented by those who have completed a Cal Adventures course and/or have shown on-water proficiency.

 

Location

The UC Aquatic Center is located in the Berkeley Marina at 124 University Ave, Berkeley, CA.

The Marina is easily accessible via public transport. AC Transit’s 51B goes from from campus to the Marina. The bus stops in front of the Bait Shop directly across the street from our boat yard.

The UC Aquatic Center has a free dirt parking lot with ample parking availability.

 

Hours

Spring (March 5 – Memorial Day)
  • Mon – Thu: Closed
  • Fri: 12 p.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
  • Sat – Sun: 8 a.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
Summer (After Memorial Day – Labor Day)
  • Mon – Tue: Closed
  • Wed – Thu: 3 p.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
  • Fri: 12 p.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
  • Sat – Sun: 8 a.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
  • Fourth of July: Closed
  • Berkeley Kite Festival (UCAC closes at noon): Limited hours
Fall (September 5 – November 17)
  • Mon – Thu: Closed
  • Fri: 12 p.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
  • Sat – Sun: 8 a.m. until 30 minutes before sunset
Winter (November 24 – March 5)
  • Closed

 

Irregular Hours Due to Low Tides

Due to low tides there are times when we need to adjust our operating hours. Please see the list below for days when open hours are adjusted due to low tides. Feel free to call the hotline for updates.

Fridays Saturdays Sundays
Oct 14: 12 – 4:15 p.m. Oct 15: 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Oct 16: 8 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Oct 28: 12 – 3:45 p.m. Oct 29: 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Oct 30: 8 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Nov 11: Closed (Veteran’s Day) Nov 12: 8 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Nov 13: 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

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