Blue Dog Kayaking offers intermediate paddlers unprecedented choice and flexibility with our L2 skills program
More courses, more choice!
Now you are ready to move into more adventurous environments. Refresh and advance your paddling and rescue skills, learn about weather, tides, currents and seamanship before heading out around the coast.
Level 2 - PLUS*
Our Paddle Canada Level 2 - PLUS program is a multi-day expedition with a minimum of four nights camping on the majestic West Coast of Vancouver Island
Level 2 - FLEX
Check out our "New" Flex L2 skills option, participants can take this course without the requirement for camping and the program can be completed in 4 full days with the choice to spread certification over two weekends or 4 consecutive days.
*All prices include meals, group gear and certification. Kayak, dry suit and safety gear rental is available upon request
Deer Group Expeditions*
6 Days $750 + Gst
September 2nd - 7th - (places available)
Broken Group Expeditions*
All our Broken Group expeditions for 2020 are canceled
We will be publishing the 2021 dates in October, in the meantime if you have preferred dates for 2021 or would like to arrange a private trip please contact us
6 Day Barkley Sound Expedition*
2021 Dates for this expedition will be published in October
6 Day Nuchatlitz Expeditions*
$1200 + Gst
July 15th - 20th FULL August 12th - 17th FULL September 9th - 14th FULL
Discovery Island Lodge, Quadra Island*
$800 + Gst
July 27- 30 NEW DATE - (6 places available)
August 20 - 23 - (1 places available)
October 29 - November 1 - (4 places available)
Level 2 "Flex" programs
$575 + Gst
More dates to follow please check back
Weekend "Flex" option L2 Skills - Gulf Islands
$575 + Gst
Not available until July 2020 depending on opening of GINPR; if you have special requests please email or call to book.
Clayoquot and Kyuquot Sound
In addition to the specific Level 2 skills courses available on this page we also offer Level 2 skills certification on our six and eight day expeditions to Clayoquot and Kyuquot Sound
Please go to the Multi-day expeditions page for more information and booking