Basic Sea Kayaking Open Water Practice

Field trip: Basic Sea Kayaking Course

Basic Sea Kayaking Open Water Practice - Flowing Lake Park

Basic Sea Kayaking Open Water Practice

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Class begins at 8:00 am at Flowing Lake County Park and runs for 8 hours.

Practice paddling and rescue techniques in open water. Completion of this field trip is required before participation on student paddles.

Boat and/or drysuit rentals will be facilitated in classroom lectures preceding this field trip.


Flowing Lake Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

boat, paddle, drysuit, pfd, paddle float, bilge pump and clothing appropriate for the weather. 

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