*Pictures by Joe Tilley
Do you want to learn how to get to that spot more quickly? Do you want to be able to better control your boat in those tight creeks? Would skills that help prevent you from capsizing interest you?
OutdoorsNB is proud to present our first ever kayak fishing specific safety and skills course. This one day course will focus on how to better control our fishing kayaks, how to deal with capsize, how to rescue other kayakers effectively and quickly, how different design aspects affect speed and maneuverability, we'll also look at tidal prediction, weather and a whole host of other topics and skills.
Paddlers who successfully complete the course will receive a Paddle Canada intro to kayaking Certificate.
Lifting and carrying a kayak.
Launching and Landing
Forward and reverse paddling.
Forward and reverse sweep strokes.
Securing your kayak for transport