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SUP walkingRentals are available year-round.
Please call 310-458-4904 before your visit to confirm availability. 

$25/1 hour
$40/2 hours
$60/4 hours

Rental includes board, paddle, cart to transport board to the beach, and personal flotation device. Waiver required. Introductory video available to watch for beginners.  
Availability is subject to weather and surf conditions.  Please note, during the off-season, between October and May, the office may close for lunch. 

Not ready to try it on your own? Stand Up Paddle board classes also available during the summer season.


BEACH RENTALS Operated by Back on the Beach Café

Rental Cart

A variety of beach items are available for rent and for sale through the Café.  

June - September:  The Café's rental cart has daily hours.
October- May: Subject to availability inside the Café.

Please call Back on the Beach Café at 310-393-8282 for more information.


-beach towels
-water diapers
-and more


-sand chairs
-beach umbrella
-boogie board
-soccer ball
-beach tennis racket and       (2) depressurized balls 



Canopy Rentals

Canopy reservations are only available during the summer season, June through September.
During these months, canopies are available for three individual parties at the following times: 11 am - 2 pm or 2:30 - 5:30 pm. Reservations are only available online and up to two weeks in advance. Reservations are not refundable. Limit one canopy reservation per party. Canopies are best for groups of up to 30 people. 

A canopy reservation includes one 12’ x 12’ canopy with two plastic 5-foot tables. Canopies are located on the sand area between the bike path and the pool. View site map. Guests may supply additional tables, chairs and canopies. There are three canopies available for advance reservation ($30 for 3 hours) and up to three canopies available to the public on a first come first served basis at no charge. Tables are not included in first come first served canopies.