Intermediate Current and Surfing Clinic
Intermediate Current and Surfing Clinic

Intermediate Current and Surfing Clinic

Regular price $849


Partnered with KLN, this adventure is designed for intermediate sea kayakers. If you want to take your skills to the next level, this is the place to do it.


This clinic, in conjunction with KLN is limited to 6 students. We will meet on Monday night at a group Airbnb and the clinic will proceed as follows:

Day 1

  • Meet at the launch for a safety talk and paddle to the features.
  • Work on kayaking in currents. 
    • Reading a river
    • Rescues and Safety
    • Ferry Glides
    • Eddy Turns
    • Rolling 

Day 2

  • Meet at the launch for a safety talk and paddle to the features.
  • Surf a standing wave.


Day 3

  • Meet at the launch for a safety talk and paddle to the features.
  • Build on our skills with another day of surfing on a standing wave.
  • Pack up and drive home
At the end of this class, you will be able to:
  • Read a river feature
  • Understand River safety
  • Understand the basic moves for a sea kayak in currents.
  • Perform a rescue in moving water.
  • Learn group dynamics on a surf trip.
  • Try to surf an epic standing wave! 


For the purposes of this class, you will require:

  • A sea kayak that is surfable. 
    • Some examples would be a NDK Romany, P&H Delphin, Current Designs Karla or Valley Gemini.
    • Rentals are available, if needed.
    • Using a full length touring kayak with limited rocker is not a good choice for this event.
  • A PFD is mandatory.
  • A helmet is mandatory, if you need a rental we have some.
  • A paddle.

During this class, you will:

  • Push your skills more than ever before
    • Surfing is hard work but extremely rewarding.
    • You will experience the adrenaline rush of dropping into a real feature
  • Have fun.
    • Catching a surf wave will change you forever.
  • Make friends.
    • You will meet a group of kayakers similar to you at the same point in their development.
Personal equipment to bring with you:
  • Kayaking clothing appropriate for cold immersion 
  • Water shoes / neoprene boots.
  • Helmet Mandatory! If you don’t have this item please contact us for rentals
  • Money to split food for the weekend
  • Spare clothes 
  • Towel
  • 1-2 dry bags
  • Kayak and kayaking related equipment

What's Included:

  • 3 days of coaching at a very low ratio
  • AirBNB for the event
  • Bad jokes

What's Not Included:

  • Food
  • Transportation
  • Kayak rental