Rescue Rodeo - Lake Washington


Rescue Rodeo - Lake Washington

A fun and educational game event.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Meet at Matthews Beach (South side) at 8:00 AM.

Please bring kayak wheel if you have one.

Rescue Rodeo is for both new and seasoned paddlers with lots of rescue romps, hands-on, wet experience in towing techniques and kayak chaos with a slightly competitive flair.

This event is dedicated to learning and practicing safe, speedy and effective responses to sea kayaking situations when things don't go quite as planned.  All this presented in a full day of on-the-water scenarios.  Prizes for all.

Check Required Equipment below to participate


Lake Washington

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Kayak and complete kayak kit (all the required items PLUS whatever you'd normally bring for a full day on the water.
  • Towline
  • DrySuit is recommended.  Wetsuit ok with user's understanding that we WILL be wet!
  • Lunch & fluids
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