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Rough Water Maneuvering, Towing and Rescue - Columbia Gorge

Are you an asset to your paddling group?

PART OF BEING AN ASSET IS HAVING THE ABILITY TO PERFORM RESCUES & TOWING IN CONDITIONS, IN ORDER TO DO THIS YOU WILL NEED TO BE ABLE TO MANEUVER YOUR BOAT INTO A POSITION WHERE YOU CAN ASSIST OTHERS WHEN NEEDED

In this course we will work on the skills needed to paddle and perform rescues in conditions. On most summer days the Columbia Gorge offers strong winds and waves suitable to work on the skills needed for rough water paddling.

Course Objectives:  Plan a rough water outing  Practice decision-making process to manage risk  Determine proper equipment  Practice group formations and communicate in rough water  Perform advanced strokes in rough water  Perform towing exercises in rough water  Perform self and assisted rescues in rough water

Cost $125 Plus 6% booking company fee. (Minimum enrollment 3 - Max 6 students)

Location: Columbia Gorge - exact location pending wind forecast for the day

Geared up ready to paddle 9:30 am to 3:30

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We pay the booking fee if you enter promo code no6%fee when signing up.

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