SALTWATER TIDAL RAPIDS
AT DECEPTION PASS
Learn the basics of river paddling in saltwater tidal currents which will prepare you for open water exploring on Puget Sound. You'll learn river paddling techniques, rough water skills and coastal paddling methods in an amazing place! This class is ideal cross training for down winding, surfing, racing, learning rough water skills and building overall confidence for everyday paddling. You'll paddle with harbor seals, see bald eagles and enjoy majestic views of the San Juan Islands and Olympic Peninsula. At the end of class you'll much more confidence and new skills which will take your paddling to the next level. This is a super fun class for Level 1 and above paddlers!
Watch this class on King 5 TV's Evening Magazine, 5/2016.
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Who Should Attend?
Duration: Half day (5 hrs). We'll take regular breaks at sunny protected pocket beaches.
Semi Private (2 people): 249 per person. 279 with your own gear.
Private (1-1): 499
*Cost includes free use of gear: Stable boards, paddle, leash, PFD, wetsuit, booties. gloves, hoods and helmets.
Alumni Discount $25 off per person.
Bringing Your Own Gear? You'll need a super stable board to have a fun day in the rapids. Narrow race boards will be tippy and difficult to manage. We require a PFD, leash, helmet and wet or drysuit. Booties recommended for rocking on rocky beaches. Been awhile since you've pulled on your wetsuit? Make sure to try on your gear before the class.