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One Day: Introduction to Kayaking (Paddle Canada Basic Skills)

These kayaking lessons introduce the novice to paddling in enclosed shelters and calm conditions. Skills covered include an overview of forward, turning & bracing strokes, and an introduction to assisted and self-rescues.

Cost: $175


Location: East Coast Outfitters, Lower Prospect


Includes kayak, gear, instructor, and a certification fee


Dates: May 13 &14, June 11, July 9, August 13, and September 10. Check our Calendar.

 

Participants assessed for Paddle Canada Sea Kayak Basic Skills certification. Registration is required.

*Price does not include tax or gratuity

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Paddle Canada Sea Kayak couses in Lower Prospect, Nova Scotia. Between Halifax and Peggy's Cove
Paddle Canada Sea Kayak courses in Lower Prospect, Nova Scotia. Between Halifax and Peggy's Cove

Two Day: Sea Kayaking Fundamentals (Paddle Canada Level I)

These kayaking lessons provide the theory and skills for a daylong sea kayaking trip in sheltered waters and light winds.

 

Includes: controlled wet exits, efficient forward and turning strokes, edging, introduction to bracing, unassisted and assisted rescues.

Cost: $340


Location: East Coast Outfitters, Lower Prospect


Includes kayak, gear, instructor and certification fee


2023 Dates: May 27-28, June 24-25, July 22-23, Aug. 26-27, Sept. 23-24, Oct 14-15

Registration is required. Participants assessed for Paddle Canada Level 1 certification.

*Price does not include tax 

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Four Day: Sea Kayaking Day Tripping (Paddle Canada Level II)

These kayaking lessons provide the theory and skills for proficient kayaking at sea in moderate open sea conditions.

 

Includes: touring, risk assessment, efficient bracing, sculling for support, combined strokes, sustained paddling, introduction to rolling, kayak tripping with moderate winds and sea conditions

Cost $650 plus HST


Location:  East Coast Outfitters, Lower Prospect (other locations when specified)


Includes: instructor, certification fee, and course materials

Does not include kayak and gear


Dates:  TBA.

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Paddle Canada Sea Kayak courses in Lower Prospect, Nova Scotia. Between Halifax and Peggy's Cove
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