Blue Dog Kayaking offers novice paddlers the most extensive and flexible Paddle Canada L1 Skills program on Vancouver Island
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Winter Warriors 2019
Dry suit plus Kayak, safety gear, certification and swimming pool session all included in the price
Correct paddling stroke and rescue techniques make up the 1st day of this excellent course. Activities focus on safety and gaining paddling skills for a day trip within a large bay or sheltered shoreline. Issues of safety between paddling partners and judgments of sea conditions throughout the day along the shore are included. Paddlers will also deal with packing a kayak and the gear necessary for a comfortable day trip and solving potential problems in the field. Trip planning, weather interpretation & navigation form a fundamental part of day 2. A full resource pack on registration.