Located near the Redwoods on the Smith River in the small town of Gasquet, a lush coastal area of NorCal with pristine teal water and challenging rapids. This is a 3 day course focused on winter boating skills, free camping included, BYO meals.
“Winter” Emphasis placed on safety for cold weather, short days, and high flows.
~ Appropriate layering techniques for under a drysuit.
~ Night scenario included.
~ Hypothermia considerations.
~ Team boating and spacing for fast and continuous flows.
~ Identifying, avoiding, and maneuvering boats over midstream wood hazards.
Contact Information Nicole Smedegaard