Why: This is a thrilling, challenging way to explore the ocean rock gardens of the Mendocino Coast.
Who: Adventuresome beginner through advanced kayakers who want to paddle and play in the waves, whitewater and rock gardens of the Mendocino Coast.
Prerequisites: This adventure requires good swimming skills and good physical fitness as this is a moderately strenuous activity with immersion in 52ish degree water (wearing a wetsuit). Previous kayaking experience is recommended but not necessary. Kids must be at least 12 years of age and strong swimmers.
What: 3 hour session with 1 hour of instruction and 2 hours of play w/guided instruction
Kayak control and maneuvering Reading moving water Recognizing hazards and Recovery Techniques
Exploring coastal rock formations including surge channels and pour-overs and sea caves Check out Cate's Blog for her perspective on this adventure
When: We run these adventures daily. Space is limited and each trip is customized to the participants so we require reservations and recommend that you make reservations in advance of the day that you want to go.
How: Call to schedule your adventure (707) 962-1623
$100/person for a 3 hour guided adventure with kayak, paddle, life jacket, helmet, splash jacket, and wetsuit.
A $10 discount is available if you use your own wetsuit.
Where: Our favorite playground for this trip is in the Noyo Bay and the coastline of Fort Bragg, California.
Necessary (*items are provided)
*Wetsuit for immersion in 52ish degree water
Insulating top (thin polar fleece or warm performance fabric recommended - no cotton).
Retention strap for glasses or sunglasses