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Kirk's Expedition Sea Foraging Tour
Meeting at Abandoned Lot 248 Princeton Ave Halfmoon Bay, CA 94019
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Kirk's Sea Forager Tours: "The Expedition"
44 ratings
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attended Dec 22 2011

At times, Kirk exhibits the enthusiasm and excitement of a 4-year old kid on their first visit to the was easy to get caught up in the fun, especially with the wealth of knowledge (biological, ecological, and legal) he brings to this...continued

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attended Jun 19 2011

This was a great event! Kirk is an exceptionally knowledgeable, smart, entertaining leader who led us on a wonderful exploration of a unique part of the near-by California coastline. I would highly recommend his tours to anyone interested in the...continued

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attended Dec 23 2011

Very entertaining and opens some new doors for beach "clamming" activities we haven't enjoyed before. Kirk and his sidekick Mike were
engaging and funny during the messy digging and scrounging. Afterwards the nearby restaurants provided the...continued

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Watch Kirk explain how to poke pole a monkeyface eel on YouTube.
Named Best Walking Tour 2011 by SF Weekly


This three-hour intertidal foraging expedition will blow your mind!

These tours are scheduled at the lowest of low tides so you will be sure to see a vast intertidal smorgasbord of shellfish, (clams, limpets, rock crabs, goose barnacles, mussels) fish (monkeyface eels, grass rock fish, cabezon) and sea weeds (bull kelp, rock weed, nori, sea lettuce) and various other creatures! This class is a mix of “how-to” info, regulations, sustainability, ecology, and more.  Though you won’t be able to forage for yourself on this tour, Kirk can give away anything that he catches and gathers — potentially quite a lot of stuff!