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 intimately know the Mendocino Coast.  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.

Touring Ocean Rock Gardens - Learn to read the water, choose routes, and paddle in rock gardens as a team.  May 6-7, 2017

Surfzone Fundamentals - Launch, land, and play in the surfzone with control, safety, and finesse.  June 17-18, 2017

The Art of the Pour-Over - Perfect your timing and precision paddling maneuvers to ride rock garden features including pour-overs.  July 15-16, 2017

Magical Mendocino Sea Caves - Tips and Tricks for exploring sea caves.  August 19-20, 2017

Art of Sea Kayaking Mendocino - 5 day comprehensive Sea kayak Training with skill building and touring in rock gardens, surf zones, sea caves, and on pour-overs.

BCU Training & Assessments - BCU 1-3 Star Sea Training and Assessments.

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