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Sea Kayaking Skills 1

You’ll receive friendly, personal attention and plenty of one-on-one coaching in a small group setting with our expert instructors. After reviewing kayak design, paddling terminology, and boat fit, you’ll learn and practice useful skills like the wet exit, T-rescue, and re-entry with a paddle float. We’ll also cover the strokes needed to move your kayak efficiently through the water, including forward and reverse strokes, sweep strokes for turning, and how to turn while maintaining forward moment

Events > Sea Kayaking Skills 1
L.L. Bean Flying Point Paddling Center
14 Marietta Lane
Freeport, Maine 04032 United States
About the Event
Presented by
L.L Bean
June 15, 2024 through August 31, 2024

Expect to work hard, get wet, and see substantial improvements in your technique by the end of the course.

Our experienced guides are passionate about sharing their knowledge and enthusiasm for this healthy, low-impact sport, making your day even more enjoyable and inspiring.

All necessary paddling equipment is provided.

Cost: $139
Pre-registration required
Minimum Age: 12 (14 & under with parent/guardian)
Duration: Approximately 8 hours

Offered on various weekend days throughout the summer:
Saturday, June 15th
Saturday, June 29th
Saturday, July 6th
Sunday, July 14th
Friday, August 2
Sunday, August 11th
Saturday, August 31st