Classes for beginner

Intro Kayaking Lesson

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This lesson is for the first time paddlers on kayaks. The class is super easy and full of practical suggestions. Age 12 and above can join this class with a parent. Typically 4-6 people are in the same lesson.


Intro SUP Lesson

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This lesson is for the first time paddlers on stand up paddleboards(SUPs). The class is  easy and full of practical suggestions. Age 12 and above can join this class with a parent. Typically 4-6 people are in the same lesson.

Youth Camp

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This week-long camp is super easy and fun. Kayak, SUP, canoe, and small sailboat programs are included. Age 8 and above can join. 

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Classes for intermediate

Seakayaking Basics 201

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Seatouring kayak selection, gear fit and function, postures, paddling style, use of rudder or skeg, spray skirt handling, powerful forward strokes, effective sweep strokes, fundamental seamanship (marine knots, right of way, tides, wind, trip planning), safety issues with longer trips, and more.

Advanced Paddle Strokes 203

SF Bay Bridge Twilight Kayaking Navigation light

For long trips or races proper torso rotation is important. More techniques for efficient paddling, fast turns, handling wind, and maneuvering sea kayaks will be practiced.

Reentry 301

seakayak reentry class SF bay

Learn multiple seakayak reentries and get helpful tips to make kayaking safe and easier. 

Eskimo Roll 401

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Want to learn an eskimo roll? Please call to ask for available dates.

Surfski SK1

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A surfski is a fast open top kayak that can handle windy and choppy condition. This instruction includes handling a surfski, paddle strokes using WING blade, and remount. You can rent a surfski after taking this course.

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