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                        Whitewater Classes, Clinics & Skill Builders

7 Rivers Challenge

           
 7 river challenge Looking for a Challenge? 


Sign up for one of the challenge rivers on the trip schedule, which will be posted in late January and collect your sticker. 
Seven rivers include:
Sauk
Sol Duc
Stilliguamish
Wenatchee
White Salmon
Nisqually
Nooksack

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 Beginner Whitewater Course
         
March 2020

2017 whitewater class 

2020 Beginner Whitewater Course

If you have been wanting to learn how to Whitewater Kayak, this course is for you!

the course is designed for the person with no prior boating experience.  You will learn basic paddle and bracing strokes, how to roll a kayak, river hydrology, and safety, all in a relaxed and friendly environment.


        Registration opens JAN 1. This class fills up every year, don't wait till the last minute to register!

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Swiftwater Rescue Course

           

  Swiftwater Rescue

Don't have an issue on the river and not know what to do!  Read more about the upcoming rescue course

            Swiftwater Safety and Rescue - 4/18 & 4/19

          
               
          
Downriver Play Clinics
(class III-IV)
 
 

 
Diane boofing Blackwater Falls Green River, NC 
 
Downriver Play Clinic!
(class III-IV)
 
Play the river as we go.. check out these fun river days

Splatting for Idiots w/Fry (3) - 6/27/2020
Squirt Till It Hurts w/Fry - 7/18/2020
Deep Hole'n w/Fry (3) - 8/1/2020
WW Surf clinic - 8/23/2020
           

                     
 

 
Skills Refresher
(class II, II+)

 
 
Skills Refreshers 

Let's do some class II+ skills practice of peel outs, eddy turns, ferries
on class II whitewater.  Nothing better than making hard moves on easier whitewater!

Class II+ Skills Refresher - 4/22/2020
Skill Builder Clinic 2-2+ - 4/26/2020
                                        

 
 
River Rolling
(class II+)

 
 
 
powerhouse 
Tune your River Roll

You must have a flat water roll to sign-up for this clinic.  
If you have a pool or eddy roll, it's time to step up your game and work on rolling in the current!
 
Whitewater Slalom Races




DSCN1702_591206461.JPG  Ever wanted to try whitewater slalom kayaking?
You can do it in a whitewater boat too

Spring Cedar Slalom Race (2+) - 3/21/2020
Salmon La Sac Slalom Races (2) - 6/6/2020
Fall Cedar Race (2+) - 11/7/2020

Fun Whitewater Photo's from WKC Members

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