Mt Hood

Touring kayak rescue class

Learn capsize techniques and rescue techniques. Also, learn how to brace, to minimize your chance of capsizing. Bring swim suit and towel.

Touring kayak beginning lesson

Learn how to use touring kayak. The first half will include discussion on kayak equipment, steering strokes, paddling in a straight line, bracing and rescues. The second half will be a tour on a local waterway in which we will have the chance to become proficient in our skills. We use very stable solo and tandem kayaks that have big cockpits. This class is a great introduction for beginners to the sport of kayak touring.

Touring kayak short tour and lesson

Explore our local waterways in touring kayaks. These very stable, large cockpit and responsive kayaks will allow you to quickly become proficient paddlers. Both solo and double kayaks are available. We provide a brief introduction/lesson to kayaking, so even the first timer will be ready for the tour.

Touring kayak long tour and lesson

Explore our local waterways at a leisurely pace in touring kayaks. These stable and responsive kayaks will allow you to quickly become proficient paddlers. Some of these tours include shuttles to allow you to paddle with the flow. Both solo and double kayaks are available. We provide a brief introduction/lesson to kayaking, so even the first timer will be ready for the tour.

Touring kayak moving water combined lesson and tour

Let the current propel you down the river and the gentle rapids provide you the thrill. We will introduce techniques for maneuvering in moving water with eddy turns and ferries. Kayaks used are very stable with large cockpits. You do not need to roll your kayaks. You will feel more comfortable if you have taken one of our touring kayak tours.

  • No partners are needed for any of these activities.
  • Cost includes boat equipment and guide for all trips.
  • Trips go rain or shine.

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Kayak Activities

Kayak long tour, No trans.

Location: Sauvie Island

Date: Sat, Apr 15, 2017Time: 8:30 AM

 

kayak lesson

Location: Willamette park, Portland

Date: Sat, Apr 15, 2017Time: 2:30 PM

 

Kayak long tour, With trans.

Location: Nehalem Bay, pu Sunset MAX

Date: Sat, Apr 22, 2017Time: 8:15 AM

 

Kayak long tour, No trans.

Location: Nehalem Bay

Date: Sat, Apr 22, 2017Time: 10:30 AM

 

Kayak long tour, No trans.

Location: Tualatin R.

Date: Sat, Jul 8, 2017Time: 8:30 AM

 

kayak lesson

Location: Tualatin R.

Date: Sat, Jul 8, 2017Time: 1:00 PM

 

 

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