The Cambrian

Entries available for Pier-to-Point Paddle

North Coast Ocean Rescue and the Cambria Fire Department will host the sixth annual Pier-to-Point Fun Paddle and Ocean Race on Saturday, Sept. 15.

Racers begin the 6-mile course at San Simeon Pier and make their way via kayaks, surf-skis, paddle-boards, stand-up paddlers and outrigger canoes to Leffingwell Landing in Cambria.

The entry fee of $40 includes box lunch and a T-shirt. Additional lunches are $10; additional T-shirts are $15. Entry forms are available at the fire station, 2850 Burton Drive.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. with launch time set for 9 a.m. For details, call Mike Casey at 234-3922 or email orchidoutrigger @

Proceeds benefit the nonprofit, all-volunteer North Coast Ocean Rescue team, part of the Cambria Fire Department. The group hopes to buy radios and other equipment. — Staff