Sea Kayaking: Expedition Planning

Sea Kayaking: Expedition Planning

As an Outdoor Educator is it important to me to teach people how to recreate in a safe and environmental friendly manner. This four day workshop is designed to give you the confidence to plan your own sea kayaking expedition.

Day 1: Expedition Preparation: Menu planning, Cooking options, Gear, Route planning & Preparation, Safety Considerations

Day 2: Depart for Expedition: Launch etiquette, boat packing, tides, currents, weather, navigation and safety gear. Paddle to campsite. Campsite selection, LNT fire, human waste disposal

Day 3: On Water Navigation: Depart to our second campsite. On water group management considerations. Basic repair kit, first aid kit. Possible re-entries and towing (if conditions allow)

Day 4: Take Out: Managing gear and people at the take out. Strategies for efficiency

What’s included: Sea Kayaks and associated gear Meals: Day 2 lunch through Day 4 lunch Instruction