Contact & Location

General Inquiries | Physical Location | Google Map | Driving Directions

Public Transportation Directions | Mailing Address | Professional Staff

General Inquiries

Physical Location

FF Dock - Santa Cruz Harbor

790 Mariner Park Way

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

NOTE: Look for the sign that says "UCSC Boating"

Google Map


Driving from the UC Santa Cruz High Street Entrance:

  • Continue south on Bay Street leaving campus.
  • Turn Left onto Mission St.
  • Turn right onto Laurel St.
  • Follow Laurel Street for several blocks, go through stoplights at Pacific Ave. & Front St. Go over the bridge over San Lorenzo River and Laurel turns into Broadway.
  • Stay on Broadway, go through the Ocean Street Intersection, you'll travel up a hill then continue several blocks and turn right at the stoplight onto Seabright Ave.
  • Stay on Seabright headed towards the beach and then take your last left onto Atlantic Ave.
  • Follow Atlantic towards the Harbor, then turn left into the harbor entrance, go down a hill and continue through the harbor until you reach the last parking area, it will be below the Murray Eation Bridge which runs over the harbor.
  • You can park in this lot but make sure you pay for parking at one of the pay stations. From the parking lot you'll see signs that say UCSC Boating.

NOTE: All parking is metered, the closest pay station is located at FF dock. You can also park for free on Atlantic Ave in the residental neighborhood and then walk down to our location.

Bus Directions via Santa Cruz Metro

  • From the Santa Cruz Metro Center, take Route 68 toward the Capitola Mall
  • Exit the bus at the Murray & Seabright bus stop
  • Continue down Murry towards the Harbor, there will be stairs on your right before the bridge
  • The UCSC Dock is located under the bridge

Mailing Address

Athletics and Recreation/Boating

UC Santa Cruz

1156 High Street

Santa Cruz, CA


Professional Staff


Tanya van Renesse

Interim Boating Supervisor


Amos Fishbein

Interim Boating Supervisor


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