Introduction to Sea Kayaking
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Introduction to Sea Kayaking

  • Paddle
  • Beginner
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Overview

Learn the basics of sea kayaking whilst you take in the spectacular Anglesey and North Wales coastline on this five day course. You don't need any previous experience of sea kayaking, you just need be fired up to learn. And you'll be learning from the best in their field whose passion for the sport is infectious, and who are keen to give you the benefit of their expertise.

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The Objectives

We aim to give you a basic knowledge of the sea and equip you with the kayak handling techniques you need for salt water. You'll also leave with knowledge of tides, weather forecasting, sea safety and planning a coastal journey.

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


You'll spend the first day learning the foundation skills of sea kayaking. Throughout the rest of the week you'll develop these skills and cover the essential safety and rescue skills to stay safe whilst on a journey along the Anglesey. We'll also use some theory sessions on tidal planning and weather interpretation.

Experience Required

You should be a confident flat water paddler.

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified, staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development. What's more, you'll have access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing to use whilst honing your chosen skills. You just bring yourself, your 'can do' attitude, and determination to achieve excellence.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

Start the booking process by selecting a course date, then adjust your details to suit your requirements.

Course Start Date
Duration
Cost*
Course Start Date
26th August, 2024
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
23rd September, 2024
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
31st March, 2025
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
28th April, 2025
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
30th June, 2025
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
14th July, 2025
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
25th August, 2025
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00
Course Start Date
22nd September, 2025
Duration
5 Days
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£584.00
Residential:
£934.00

*If your course is based at Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, residential prices include catering from the morning of your course start date and cover the duration of your course, accommodation starts on the night before your course commences to the morning of the last day of your booking.

This course will help you become

a commited sea kayaker enjoying the UK brilliant coastline

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