Debacle Deterrent and Chaos Control in Moving Water

Field trip: Paddler Development Weekend

Debacle Deterrent and Chaos Control in Moving Water - Deception Pass

Have fun with risk assessment and incident management!

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Easy

TBD

Instructor: Deb Voltunro

Have fun with risk assessment and incident management!  The best way to avert chaos is good planning, as well as being prepared.  The best way to be prepared is to practice scenarios, and debrief what was learned.  Bring a helmet, a tow system, and your usual safety gear.  Please consider bringing a scenario that you would like to try and practice.    

Requirements: Wet exit practice, self and assisted rescue practice, willingness to get wet. 

Route/Place

Deception Pass



  • Sea Trails Deception Pass and Skagit Bay WA101

    NOAA Bellingham to Everett No. 18423

    NOAA Anacortes to Skagit Bay No. 18427
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Mountaineers' essentials and sea kayaking essentials. Immersion clothing and helmet. Tow system.

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