Try Expedition Paddling
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 4 People to 1 instructor

Try Expedition Paddling

  • Paddle
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Intermediate
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Overview

Living from a sea kayak allows you to explorer further and for longer, allowing you to access remote islands, beaches and coves only sea kayaks can reach. But there are many secrets to doing this in comfort. During this course we'll go on a mini two day expedition along the spectacular North Wales coastline to help you find the secret to effective living from a sea kayak. After this you'll be all set for exploring alone.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You'll know what to carry for an expedition and how to carry it. You'll build your confidence in paddling loaded boats and gain a variety of expedition skills.

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


You'll go on a night journey along the local North Wales coastline, learning essential expeditioning skills. We'll cover equipment selection, how to pack a kayak, boat handling with loaded boats, Campcraft, and staying comfortable on expedition. We'll return and review on day two.

Experience Required

You'll be an active sea kayaker with a desire to get out there amongst nature.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

Food accommodation, access to our extensive range of equipment, wifi, support from our highly experienced and exceptionally well qualified staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. they also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

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Length
2 Days
Start Date
28th September, 2019
Spaces left
4
Cost
£324
This course will help you become

ready for extended sea kayak expeditions

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