Announcing a new Meetup for Seattle Area Sea Kayaking Meetup Group!What
: Kayak NavigationWhen
: Wednesday, September 15,[masked]:30 PMWhere
: REI Flagship Store
222 Yale Ave. N. Paid parking in garage or on street
Seattle, WA 98109
Kayak Navigation Course co-taught by REI staff and the Washington Water Trails Association folks.
To register go here:http://www.rei.com/event/10601/session/13186
Here is the REI blurb on the class:
Description: In this class you will learn the basics of kayak navigation, giving you a better understanding of the marine environment and what it takes to plan a route and stick to it. Learn to read and understand Tide and Current Tables, how to use a Nautical Chart, use a compass to plot courses across shipping lanes, around islands and points, and back home again. $25 REI Members $40/Non Members. Registration includes a copy of the Puget Sound Tides and Currents Book. Class proceeds will benefit the Seattle Audubon and the Washington Water Trails Association.
This is a great class and an opportunity for a Nosh & Brew at the South Lake Union Grill next door.
RSVP to this Meetup:http://www.meetup.com/Seattle-Sea-Kayaking/calendar/14601238/