Welcome to The Road Less Traveled
R.L.T Adventures provides a world where you no longer need to be an exhausted Weekend Warrior to get the nature fix you crave. It's time to reawaken your playful spirit and take deep breaths of open air. Santa Cruz is a backyard full of caves, redwoods, ocean expanses, and uninterrupted beauty, all just a short distance from your front door. Come play with R.L.T, where we will will safety take you kayaking, cave exploring, hiking, or mountain biking the beautiful uncharted areas of Santa Cruz. These guided, safe adventures range from 2 hour night hikes to full day excursions, when you can choose to work hard/play hard without going back home on a Sunday night completely worn out from the play. You can book a listed adventure, buy a gift certificate for friends, or schedule a private outing. It's time to reconnect with the nature you desire, and learn to play once again.
R.L.T Adventures strives to create semi-private, intimate, and nature-inspired tours which allow you to reconnect with the environment and yourself in a whole new way. Our all-inclusive tours provide all of the equipment, expertise, and even a snack so that all you need to worry about the day of the adventure is showing up. While all levels are welcome to join in the adventures, R.L.T was created with those curious adventurer in mind who have always wanted to try mountain biking, or cave exploring, or kayaking...but felt a bit intimidated or did not know how to go about trying the activity. Our guided tours allow you the space to learn something new, share in the glorious nature of Santa Cruz, and perhaps fall in love with a brand new hobby. Mountain biking isn't only about the gnarly trails and high jumps...it is also about taking in the beauty of the redwood forest and seeing just how much freedom you have when you are on a bike. Kayaking also doesn't have to be something you need to learn how to barrel-roll out of to have fun...it is also about coasting beside dolphins and observing sea otters in their nature habitat. Being an outdoor enthusiast is for anyone, at all levels, and R.L.T is here to introduce you to some awe-inspiring local beauty all your new outdoor playground. Not only will our tours of local beauty delight and surprise you, you may find surprise and delight in yourself as you take on this new adventure and come out empowered and inspired!
Be bold as you discover the playground that awaits you! We provide all of the equipment, expertise, and guiding during RLT's kayaking, mountain biking, hiking tours. No experience is necessary, and all equipment is provided for these journeys, you only need to bring a sense of curiosity and fun. Our guide is trained in First Aid, CPR, and basic survival skills to be able to competently handle any situation. Whether you want to visit for a day or a weekend, come be refreshed and rejuvenated on our guided adventures along The Road Less Traveled.