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Sea Kayak Touring and Leadership Manual

Sea Kayak Touring and Leadership Manual


This book aims to be the most complete source of information for sea kayak touring paddlers worldwide to increase knowledge, safety, and enjoyment. It covers day trips to multi-month trips with examples from across the world. This is a reference for all paddlers, from beginners to experts, who tour large bodies of water.


This book is for:


Recreational paddlers–beginners to experts

Sea kayak leaders, guides, and instructors

Participants in guide & instructor training courses.




Managing risks

Developing tools for better group dynamics

Developing leadership

History of sea kayaking

Dressing for sea kayaking

Selecting the right kayak

Packing a kayak

Transporting a kayak

Safety equipment

Trip logistics


Conservation etiquette

Managing food & water

Setting up tarps

One-way and two-way communication

Interacting with wildlife

Fishing from a kayak

And much more...


$49.99 + tax

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