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Packrafting Safety Course

August 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am - August 15, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Are you ready to explore an Alaska that most people will never see? This is the place to start. We will spend two full (and fun) days introducing, practicing and refining new skills. These skills will build the foundation for everything you learn later.

Here a few of the things we cover:

  • Appropriate equipment and gear
  • river types, and classes
  • how to locate information about local rivers
  • how to choose an appropriate river
  • introduction to hydrology
  • safety and rescue techniques
  • strokes and maneuvers

Venue: Class 1-2
Who is it for? Everyone

What you need to bring: Drysuit, PFD, paddle, helmet, pack raft. No gear?  No problem – Equipment may be available at an additional cost.  Please contact us to check availability.

Details

Start:
August 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am
End:
August 15, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
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Venue

Hope, Alaska
AK United States + Google Map