Sea Kayak Navigation - Seattle - 2018

Sea Kayaking Course

Sea Kayak Navigation

Sea Kayak Navigation consists of "on-land", a class room seminar, and "on the water" navigation.

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This course consists of 2 different events/activities; in class and on the water. Each activity is mutually exclusive. 

Participants can take one without the other, except for intermediate badge participants must take both.

Note: Those who take the "on-land" class room seminar will have the priority to register for the "on the water" trip.

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Sea Kayak Navigation (on land)
Online Classroom
Tue, May 4, 2021
Registration closed May 2
1 participant
0 instructors
Online Classroom
Tue, May 11, 2021
Registration closed May 2
1 participant
0 instructors
On the Water Navigation
Deception Pass
Sun, May 16, 2021
Registration closed May 14
0 participants
0 instructors
Required Equipment

For the class you need a laptop, tablet or notebook. Cell phone is too small to do the work. You also need a protractor and  compass tool for measuring angle and distance.

For on the water, besides a kayak and all the usual equipment which you bring for every paddle, you need chart, compass and a watch. You also need a VHF radio to practice a call to Vessel Traffic Service (VTS)

Course Materials

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