Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP)
Are you interested in trying something new? Stand Up Paddle (SUP) boarding has become one of the fastest growing watersports, great for fitness lake paddling or adrenaline filled surf paddling. A couple of our nearby favorite areas for Stand Up Paddling include the glaciar blue Lake Crescent in Olympic National Park and the sandy beaches of Crescent Bay near Salt Creek Recreation Area. Stand Up Paddleboard classes, tours and rentals are available everyday by reservation.
Join us for a guided journey exploring the shores of Freshwater Bay or Lake Crescent while learning the skills of Stand Up Paddleboarding. You will be outfitted with the stablest boards in the industry and will be taught all the tricks that make this sport enjoyable. So, if you're interested in a new activity, give us a call to reserve your spot. Daily tours run seven days a week, meeting at 1:30 PM, $77 per person, reservations required.
Learn to stand, paddle and glide on a stand up paddleboard, you might just become addicted to the fastest growing watersport in the nation. Level I is for beginners- teaching you all the basics, how to stand, create balance, paddle techniques, board carrying techniques, edging, and skills to increase safety. Level II is for people who have taken level I and would like to learn advanced techniques such as surfing your paddleboard. A number of skills are taught including how to evaluate conditions, paddling safely through surf, surf etiquette, board handling skills, and advanced turning techniques; all courses are taught on water with extensive practice time. All classes are geared to beginner SUPer's unless otherwise noted. For more advanced classes contact us about SUP Surf Camp (see below.)
NEW this Year- Sunday SUP and SIP! Every Sunday afternoon at 1:30 you can get SUP instruction for free, all you need to do is give us a call for a board rental and reserve your space. This is a social outting, with 2 hours of instruction and paddling at Freshwater Bay followed by sipping fine wine, beer or root beer floats at Harbinger Winery. $29 (no, the price is not a misprint!)
SUP Surf Camp- July 28th and 29th at beautiful Hoebuck Beach on the coast of Washington State. Taught by Author and SUP instructor trainer, Rob Casey, you will learn how to find and understand surf forecasts and tides, determine which beaches and conditions are best for your skill level, and how to read waves. We’ll discuss tide rips, types of waves, surfer’s etiquette, water safety, and gear / clothing for surfing in the NW. You’ll learn how to paddle out, catch waves, direction control, and how to stay standing up. This course is geared to intermediate and advanced paddleboarders. Course fee is $299 including all gear and lunch both days. Limited space available, call to reserve your spot (360) 417-3015.
Give us a call for paddleboard rentals, you can rent on an hourly, daily, or 3 month basis (by availability,) we make it easy to get on the water and glide! We provide padding and tie downs as needed to safely transport your board. Rates are $12/hr., $37/half day (4 hours), and $57/full day (24 hrs.) So you had a super fun time learning to SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard?) As a bonus, upon returning your rental board, you may apply your rental fee towards purchase of your very own brand new SUP- now that's sweet!