Stand up paddleboarding (or 'SUP' as it is sometimes called) is a water sport that involves standing or kneeling on a board and propelling through the water with the use of a paddle. Unlike traditional surfing, stand up paddleboarding uses a paddle and can be done in any kind of water. It is recommended for beginners and experienced water and board lovers alike.
What is stand up paddleboarding and why has it become so popular?
Stand Up Paddleboarding has become increasingly popular in recent years. One reason for its popularity is its versatility. Stand up paddleboarding can be done riding waves in the ocean, or on flat, calm water such as lakes. Health and fitness benefits are enormous, especially for core strength and balance. Some people even do paddleboard yoga! If you love to exercise and stay fit in the beautiful outdoors, stand up paddleboarding is an excellent choice for you.
Why is Cabo San Lucas is a great place to paddleboard?
With its gorgeous views and warm, calm ocean water, it's difficult to imagine a more ideal place for stand up paddleboarding than Cabo San Lucas. This Mexican paradise is a hub for outdoor water activities, such as snorkeling, surfing, horseback riding on the beach and much more.
Stand up Paddleboarding is an extremely popular option for those who want to spend time in the beautiful waters of Cabo San Lucas seeing the sights. Cabo San Lucas is known for its abundance of stunning tropical fish and other marine life. If you spend time paddleboarding in these crystal clear waters, you are likely to see angelfish, clownfish, seahorses, pufferfish, rays and even dolphins, sea lions and other marine mammals! Cabo San Lucas is guaranteed to provide a diverse and exciting environment for an unforgettable stand up paddleboarding experience.
Finding the perfect tours or Stand Up Paddleboard rental in Cabo San Lucas
Stand up paddleboarding has taken the coast by storm. Because of it's growing popularity, Cabo San Lucas has no shortage of options for paddleboard rentals or stand up paddleboarding tours. Just about any surf shop will provide stand up paddleboard options. Check out Costa Azul Surf Shop for a popular conveniently-located surf shop that has stand up paddleboards for rent.
There are also countless companies in Cabo San Lucas that provide more than just the paddleboards themselves. For services such as instructive lessons or ocean tours around Cabo San Lucas, check out one of Cabo San Lucas's many sea expedition companies. Cabo SUP is the first ever stand up Paddleboard club, and it offers lessons, rentals and tours from certified stand up paddleboard professional instructors. High Tide Sea Expeditions offers several exciting stand up paddleboarding tours, including going to Pelican Rock, paddling through the Arch and more. There are countless options all around Cabo San Lucas for any variety of water sports. You are sure to find several options that fit your stand up paddleboarding adventure needs.
Cabo San Lucas provides the ideal location for a stand up paddleboarding experience. If you want to enjoy incredible weather, calm waters and amazing sea life in style (while exercising too), stand up paddleboarding in Cabo San Lucas is an experience that you just can't miss.