Sea Kayaking Skills & Safety

From: $115   Region: San Jose (View all 36 San Jose experiences)

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Location(s):

Stevens Creek Reservoir, South Bay & Corte Madera Creek, Marin County

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Embark into the wonderful world of sea kayaking by learning the essential skills for paddling and safety so you can continue to explore through this graceful form of travel.

  • Bay Area's outdoor education leader with 21 years of experience
  • Comprehensive course takes place on calm water to give you confidence and focus on skill
  • Learn about equipment, strokes, bracing, re-entries, paddling technique and wet exists


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Description:
Embark into the wonderful world of sea kayaking by learning the essential skills for paddling and safety so you can continue to explore with this graceful form of travel.

Your comprehensive course takes place on calm water and covers equipment, strokes, bracing, re-entries, paddling technique and wet exists.

Get ready to enjoy a day on the water and leave with the confidence and skill level to get out and sea kayak on your own.



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Essential Information:

What to Bring:

  • Wear synthetic, wool, or silk clothing (shirt, pants, fleece top or sweater, & gloves). Please do not wear any cotton.
  • Water
  • Warm Hat
  • Booties, water shoes, or sneakers with wool or synthetic socks
  • Consider bringing a tip for your instructor / guide for exceptional service

Level: Recommended for beginners

Equipment Provided:

  • Kayaks
  • Paddles
  • PFD's
  • Spray skirts
  • Paddle jackets
  • First Aid and safety equipment
  • Experienced, friendly guides

Duration:
6 hours

Maximum Participants:
Group size varies

Spectators:
Not Allowed

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Wear synthetic, wool, or silk clothing, swimsuit, shirt, shorts, jacket, & warm cap rather than cotton. We also recommend sunscreen, sunglasses and water shoes or sport sandals.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rebooking are allowed up to 14 days prior to the Experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and rebook at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your Experience.

Experience ID:
WAT-SJO-0008