Kayak Rescues and Recovery - Level 2

9:00am1:00pm
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$105 for REI Members

$125 for non-members

Limited spots left

Overview

  • Fitness level 3 Moderate
  • Minimum age 14
  • Group size 4 people
  • Instructor REI Guide

Ready to take your kayaking knowledge to the next level? In this class, students will learn to enter and exit your kayak wearing a sprayskirt. You'll learn rescue techniques for self-rescue to get back into your boat and for assisting others as well. By the end of the class, our instructors will also help you gain an awareness of how to become a safe, responsible kayaker. This class is a natural follow-up to our Learn to Kayak class and is great for kayakers who have basic paddling skills but are interested in learning more about self and assisted rescues.

  • Learn to enter and exit a kayak, including the wet exit, wearing a sprayskirt
  • Learn rescue techniques for assisting others
  • Learn rescue techniques for self-rescue
  • Provide participants with an awareness of how to become a safe, responsible kayaker

What to bring with you

Notes

Questions? Call our Local Experiences team at 1-877-819-3803 or email us at portland-os@rei.com.

Map image of Willamette Park [West Linn]

More directions and information

This venue is located in WEST LINN, Oregon. Please meet REI Guides near the grassy field next to restroom and single-vehicle parking lot off of Volpp Street.