Coastal Kayak Surf Zone Basics - Makah Bay

Seminar: Coastal Kayak Surf Zone Basics

Coastal Kayak Surf Zone Basics - Makah Bay

Coastal Kayak Surf Zone Basics

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  • Sea Kayak IV
  • Challenging

This is a follow up refresher clinic intended for those who participated in the June 2015 Surf Clinic. There will be two days of instruction available: Sunday from 2pm-6pm and Monday from 8am-12pm.  Meet at Hobuck Beach campground with all the essential gear.

Course Overview: The Coastal Kayak Surf Zone course is designed to teach paddlers the necessary skills to safely launch and land a kayak in the surf. Conditions should include small waves height less than 3 ft, ideally with spilling surf on a gently sloping beach clear of obstacles and swimmers. Winds should not exceed 15 knots.

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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