Essential Adventures

Our Essential Adventures courses are a fantastic mix of skills coaching in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.
With a focus on fun and adventure, we’ll ensure that you develop skills, confidence and independence in dynamic water.

With no British Canoeing course aims, we can tailor our Essential Adventures courses to meet your goals,
based on your experience and motivations.

Making the most of the wonderful North Wales paddling environment, we’ll guide you to fantastic coaching venues where you can make the most of your paddling potential.

In 2019, we’re offering four Essential sea kayak adventures, and a chance to develop your white water kayaking skills:

Intro to Dynamic Water – Anglesey Adventure:
Ideal for sea kayaker developing confidence in moderately challenging water.
We’ll introduce tide race paddling skills in Anglesey’s excellent playgrounds.

Rough Water Skill Development – Anglesey Adventure:
Building on dynamic water skills, and seeking out the best Anglesey conditions, we’ll develop tide race, surf zone and rock garden skills. Justifiably popular, this Essential adventure is a must for confident sea kayakers!

Sea Kayak Guiding – North Wales Classics:
Forget skills training for a while – enjoy a guided adventure among iconic north Wales sea kayak classics.
Making the most of the conditions, we’ll aim to explore the Stacks, Anglesey North coast, the Skerries, Rhoscolyn
and Bardsey Island. With 360° of coastline, we’re never stuck for paddling adventures!

White Water Skills for Sea Kayakers:
White water paddling is fantastic fun and a great way to enhance your sea kayaking skills.
A mix of class II-III river paddling and tidal rapids, with a focus on short kayak WW skills, transfer your sea kayaking experience into a new environment. Maximum adventure and maximum fun!

Kayak Essentials on Tour – Scottish West Coast Adventure:
We’re heading back to a favourite playground, the tidal adventure playground of the Oban area – among the fast-flowing waters of the Slate Isles, including Grey Dogs, Cuan Sound and the Falls of Lora.
This adventure week seeks out fun and challenging sea kayaking adventures in this inspiring part of the world.

Sea Kayaking Courses – Essential Info (PDF download)