Sea Kayak Classes

 

Come spend a morning, day, weekend, or week with us refining your skills in the sea, surf, and rock gardens of the Mendocino Coast.  LFK's Jeff Laxier and Cate Hawthorne are skilled instructors who will accelerate your sea kayak skills.   They intimately know the Mendocino Coast as only locals can.  Their local knowledge will intrigue you with information about the flora/fauna, wildlife, natural history, and life behind the redwood curtain.

Click on the course title for course descriptions and booking information.  All classes are available as a private lesson or custom class.  Contact us about availability and scheduling.

Art of Sea Kayaking 101Learn to sea kayak! Build a solid foundation of sea kayak skills. March 31-April 1, 2018, May 19-20, 2018, June 9-10, 2018 and by appointment.

Touring Ocean Rock Gardens - Learn to read the water, choose routes, and paddle in rock gardens as a team.  May 12-13, 2018 and by appointment

Surfzone Fundamentals - Launch, land, and play in the surfzone with control, safety, and finesse.  June 16-17, 2018 and by appointment

The Art of the Pour-Over - Perfect your timing and precision paddling maneuvers to ride rock garden features including pour-overs.  July 21-22, 2018 and by appointment

Magical Mendocino Sea Caves - Tips and Tricks for exploring sea caves and rock gardens.  August 18-19, 2018 and by appointment.

Sea Kayak Camping - Sea kayak, explore, and camp on the Mendocino Coast and Beyond

BCU Training & Assessments - BCU 1-4 Star Sea Kayak Training and Assessments.

Art of Sea Kayaking Mendocino - 3-5 day comprehensive sea kayak training with skill building and touring in rock gardens, surf zones, sea caves, and on pour-overs. Available as a private lesson or custom class.  Contact us for availability.

Sea Kayak Surfing- Surf and Play in the Surf in Your Sea Kayak.  By Appointment

Rolling - Learn to roll or tune-up your roll. By Appointment

Private Lessons/Custom Classes - all of our sea kayak courses are available as private lessons or as a custom class. By Appointment

 

Sea Strokes - Monthly sea kayak stroke classes