Sea Kayak Season Tune-Up

In support of the national effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 and to minimize the risks to the most vulnerable among us, AMC will immediately begin the process of temporarily closing all lodging and foodservice facilities and suspending all in-person staff and volunteer led programming through June 3.

Trip dates: Sunday, June 21, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

At this Annual Training sea kayakers we will work with essential skill for safe and effective paddling in coastal areas and the ocean. This is a good opportunity to refine and improve paddling skills and get ready for paddling events during the season.

Two 3=hr sessions per day (offered on Sat. June 20 and Sun. June 21):
9 AM: ACA Level 2 skills: Essentials of Kayak Touring
1 PM: ACA Level 3 Skills: Costal Kayaking Skills.
Limit of 5 people per session. Sign up for one session so we can accommodate as many people as possible consistent with social distancing and safety.

Equipment: 15 ft , sit inside, sea or touring kayak with 2 bulkheads for flotation, deck lines, PFD, spray skirt, wet suit or hydrogear, paddling jacket, tow belt (Level 3), warm clothing to change into. Air & Water Temperature is usually in the mid 60's f. Dress for immersion and weather conditions.

Questions: contact leader

Trip details

Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Al Daggett (617-283-6601)
Trip location: 
Lake Cochituate, Framingham
Keywords: 
sea kayak, skills, training, paddling
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
moderate

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes

Fees

$30.00
$30.00
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
No
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
Yes
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2020-04-17 23:13:56.0
Last updated: 
2020-04-19 05:59:58.737