cbis:636463
cbis:636463
cbis:636463
cbis:636463

Seakayaking - First try course with Kajak och Uteliv

A kayak course for those who have never sat in a seakayak before and want to learn basic paddling techniques and then expole the archipelago by yourself in the afternoon.

Information

The course starts at 9.30am Gräddö Bridge and runs until about 12:30 when we are back at kayak center , in the afternoon you will then have access to the kayak and can paddle around surrondings of Gräddö. During the course, all aspects of Paddle Pass level white will be practiced and if the participant meets all the requirements he/she will obtained Paddle Pass level white .

Course content: The correct sitting position in the kayak , basic knowledge of the kayak , how to handle the kayak on land, in and out , and basic paddling techniques for forward paddling and sweep stroke and rudder function.

Dates 2021:
July: 5th , 12th, 19th, 26nd
August: 2nd, 9th

Time: 9.30am - 12.30 and time for self- paddling in the afternoon.

Dates 2020:
June: 13th, 30th
July: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th,
August: 4th and 11th

This is included
kayak, paddle , spray skirt , life jacket , well-trained instructor.

Own equipment
Outdoor clothes (not jeans or cotton), long johns and long sleved top (t.ex. craft), wet-weather clothes, swimming togs, waterproof shoes, towel, sunhat, sunscreen, sunglasses, change of clothes if you get wet, waterbottle (you can fill it at Kajak och Uteliv), something warm to drink, lunch, snack, drybag (plastic bag is fine). If you like you can bring goggles

Directions

From Stockholm:
Take the E18 towards Norrtälje. Continue when E18 turns towards Kapellskär. Turn left at when at the Gräddö and Räfsnäs sign. Continue to go straight until you arrive at Gräddö Village, drive past the supermarket and turn right at the boat club. Kajak&Uteliv is suited at the end of the road, at the waterfront.

From Uppsala:
Take the E4 south towards Stockholm. Follow the sign Norrtälje. At takeoff no 184 turn of the E4 onto road 77. Continue driving on road 77 until you reach the E18. Drive on E18 follow he signs towards Kappelskär. Turn left at when at the Gräddö and Räfsnäs sign. Continue to go straight until you arrive at Gräddö Village, drive past the supermarket and turn right at the boat club. Kajak&Uteliv is suited at the end of the road, at the waterfront.

From Arlanda Airport:
Take road 273 from Arlanda. When you get to road 77 tun right on to road 77. Continue driving on road 77 until you reach the E18. Drive on E18 follow he signs towards Kappelskär. Turn left at when at the Gräddö and Räfsnäs sign. Continue to go straight until you arrive at Gräddö Village, drive past the supermarket and turn right at the boat club. Kajak&Uteliv is suited at the end of the road, at the waterfront.

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