Boston Harbor Instructional

Trip dates: Sunday, June 16, 2019 12:00 AM

Intended for intermediate sea kayakers who want to take their skills to the next level. This training session will cover strokes, use of skegs and rudders, rescues, navigation, tides, crossing boating channels, and group cohesion and leadership. It will take place in Boston Harbor and will include paddling around the Inner Harbor Islands. Intermediate sea kayaking skills are required, including the ability to re-enter your kayak with an assisted rescue. Expect a full day of instruction, training, and paddling. A 15 foot (minimum) kayak with fore and aft bulkheads, spray skirt, and PFD, are required.

Trip details

Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Dennis Blejer djblejer@verizon.net

Dennis Blejer is an AMC Boston Chapter Sea Kayak Leader with ACA certifications in Coastal Kayaking Trip Leadership and Open Water Skills

Al Daggett

Alex Daggett is an AMC Boston Chapter Sea Kayak Leader with ACA certifications in Coastal Kayaking Trip Leadership and Coastal Kayaking Instructor

Keywords: 
sea kayak, boston, skills,
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Intermediate

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes
Registrar: 
Dennis Blejer

Fees

$10.00
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Fee includes: 
Nautical chart

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: 
2019-05-10 09:50:38.0
Last updated: 
2019-05-10 14:52:45.2