Rock Gardening Clinic - Tacoma - 2014

Sea Kayaking Course

Rock Gardening Clinic

Rock Gardening Clinic

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Introduction to kayak rock gardening.  Clinic will cover an on-beach discussion and on-water training in safety issues, equipment, and proper technique of kayaking amongst partially submerged obstacles.  Open to members only.  Leader permission required.

Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

Required Equipment

Mountaineers 10 essentials, plus:

Kayak with bulkheads and floatation in both ends with suitable deck lines. recommend plastic boats, fiberglass boats are acceptable but may sustain some hull scratches.

Dry suit.




Coast Guard approved PFD

Waterproof Whistle.

Properly fitting spray skirt.

Bilge pump with floatation

Paddle float

Recommended; short and long tow system, spare paddle, vhf radio



Course Materials

There are no materials for this course.