Kayak Put-In Info for: Pier 52/China Basin, San Francisco
Overview: Easy put in next to Boat Club. Concrete ramp into water. Use CAUTION! The concrete ramp can be covered in wet moss, causing your vehicle to loose traction when trying to pull boat trailer back out of the water. Enters out in to large shipping channel where the ships are in hibernation. AT&T park cove about 1/4 mile to north. Great for access to AT&T or Bay Bridge, or even Alcatraz.
Parking: 2 Hour. Boat Club is friendly to kayakers.
Facilities: Very small launch area. Once you launch there is no staging area. Launch and go. Only room for one boat at a time.
Amenities: NONE! GOOD LUCK. Not even a bathroom, outhouse or Trash can. There are a few observation areas with benches.
Directions: King street past AT&T Park. Take left to shoreline.
Cautions: Stay 100 feet away from large merchant Marine Ship.