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Using a Compass - Navigation
Today we're covering the use of map and compass in the context of land-based navigation such as day hikes or multi-day extended trekking trips. These skills are used in sea kayaking to a lesser degree due to handrailing.
Use It or Lose It!
Use your buoyancy aid OR you could lose your life!
THIS GIRL CAN!
Ladies, if you're considering Sea Kayaking but put off by the thought of carrying a large sea kayak on your car, don't be. If THIS GIRL CAN, so can you!
Dying to get out on the water!
The dangers of paddling in winter rain & snowmelt.
Using a Recovery Strop when Sea Kayaking
Practical advice on using a strop for recoveries on sea kayaks.
Illumination & Your Night Vision
Illumination (or not!) & the importance of its effect on your night vision; one of our ten essentials of enjoying the great outdoors.
Sun Protection and Layering
Two of our ten essentials to think about when in the outdoors.