1307 NE Boat Street

Seattle, WA 98105
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1307 NE Boat Street

Seattle, WA 98105
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Paddling Classes

Sea Kayak Classes

Schedule: Classes are on Monday, Friday and Sunday mornings at 10am.

Group Classes limited to 2 – 4 people.  Email or Call us to book.

 

Kayaking Basics Level 1 – 90 minutes – $133 per person – Boat Rental included.  Add $15 for a wetsuit.

For beginners or Refresher – Learn about gear and clothing, directional control, the forward stroke and self rescue. We’ll send a summary of skills learned after class. 

 

Kayaking Basics Level 2 – 90 minutes – $133 per person – Boat Rental included.  Add $15 for a wetsuit

Advanced Beginner or Refresher – For those that took our Kayaking Basics Level 1 or with similar experience. Refine your current skills then learn more directional control such as edging, paddling in rough water and over boat wakes and improving your wet-exit and self-rescue skills

 

Kayak Rescue Skills – 90 minutes -$133 per person – Boat Rental included.  Add $15 for a wetsuit (recommended Spring and Fall)

Beginner or Refresher – Learn how to self-rescue and help others in need of getting back in their boats.

 

One on One Class (1 – 1) – 90 minutes – $199 – Boat Rental included.  Add $15 for a wetsuit

For beginners or a refresher or Level 2 (see details above).  Or customize your class to meet specific needs. Get the most attention in a 1-1 class!

 

Covid-19 Safety – All our gear is cleaned after each use. We’ll use masks on shore, social distancing on land and water.

 

Paddle Board Classes

Schedule: Classes are on Monday, Friday and Sunday mornings at 10am.

Classes limited to groups of 4.  Email or Call us to book. 

 

SUP Basics 1 – 90 minutes – $133. Includes SUP and paddle.  + Add wetsuit $15

For Beginners or a Refresher –  Learn about gear and how to easily stand, directional control, balance, an efficient and straight forward stroke and how to fall safely and get back on.

 

SUP Basics 2 – 90 minutes – $125. Includes SUP and paddle.  + Add wetsuit $15

Advanced Beginners or Refresher – You’ll improve turning with the cross bow and pivot turn, learn how to walk on a board, paddle faster easier and how to have fun paddling in wind and boat wakes if available.

 

One on One Class (1-1) Level 1 or 2 – 90 minutes – $199 – Includes SUP and paddle.  + Add wetsuit $15

For beginners or a refresher.  Above skills for Level 1 or 2.  Or customize your class to meet specific needs. Get the most attention in a 1-1 class!

 

Covid-19 Safety – All our gear is cleaned after each use. We’ll use masks on shore, social distancing on land and water.

Intermediate Kayak & SUP Classes

Classes limited to groups of 4. * Also available on Shilshole Bay in BallardEmail or Call us to book.

Schedule: Call us to set up a time.  

 

Kayak Level 3 – 90 minutes – $133 – Boat Rental included. Add $15 for a wetsuit (recommended Spring and Fall)

Taught by the ACA certified coaches of Salmon Bay Paddle. Take your skills to the next level by learning how to turn a kayak in 2-3 strokes, get bomber balance and control skills for rough water and if conditions allow, learn how to surf boat and wind wakes. You’ll also refine your rescue skills. What do you want to improve?

 

SUP Level 3 – 90 minutes – $133 – SUP Rental included. Add $15 for a wetsuit (recommended Spring and Fall)

Taught by the certified coaches of Salmon Bay Paddle, improve your turns, speed and efficiency, learn how to surf boat and wind waves if available. What do you want to improve?

 

One-on-one classes (Kayak or SUP) – 90 minutes – $199 – Add $15 for a wetsuit (recommended Spring and Fall)

Taught by the certified coaches of Salmon Bay Paddle, improve your turns, speed and efficiency, learn how to surf boat and wind waves if available. What do you want to improve?

Covid-19 Safety – All our gear is cleaned after each use. We’ll use masks on shore, social distancing on land and water.

 

Intermediate to Advanced Paddling Classes

These saltwater adventures will broaden your skills and build confidence for paddling on your own.

To participate, you should have taken our Kayak or SUP Basics 1 and 2 classes or have similar experience. 

Classes taught by the certified coaches of Salmon Bay Paddle.   

SUP (Paddle Board) Classes  /  Sea Kayak Classes  /  Surf Ski Classes

Learn to Surf Seattle with our freighter and tug surfing classes!

Surf the coast, ride the rapids of Deception Pass and/or learn how to plan a trip in on an island on Puget Sound.

From beginning to advanced skills, Salmon Bay can get you there!

Covid-19 Safety – All our gear is cleaned after each use. We’ll use masks on shore, social distancing on land and water.

 

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Signing Up For Classes

Kayak Level 1 Schedule:

Classes are on Monday, Friday and Sunday mornings at 9am. (1-1 classes on your schedule)

SUP Level 1 Schedule:

Classes are on Monday, Friday and Sunday mornings at 11am. (1-1 classes on your schedule)

Contact us about Kayak and SUP Level 2 classes and adventures.

To sign up Agua Verde Paddling Classes, call us or email class@aguaverde.com with your name, phone number and number of spots you would like to reserve (4 max.) and your preferred dates.

We ask people to sign up in advance and once we know that we have enough participation and a good weather window (usually 24-48 hours before the class), we will call people in the order they signed up to collect payment.  *We don’t cancel for rain.