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sea kayaks in a cove in Baja
Loreto to La Paz
March 10 - 19, 2021 ~ Baja Sur, Mexico

The coastline between Loreto and La Paz has long been a paddling classic because of its dramatic scenery and remoteness: mountains that rise from the sea, remote islands, and genuine Baja fishing villages along the way: connect with the sea, and the people who live from it. Paddle along a roadless desert mountain coast. To learn more about this trip of a lifetime, contact Tom.

Ram Light and the Old Man of Cushing
Ocean School Index

A collection of articles, reviews, Coach's Blog posts, Ocean School Curriculum materials, and Covid-19 info, indexed by category. Especially during the off-season, we add articles and links related to our ocean world. Read Thoughts on Fitting, Demoing and Choosing a Sea Kayak, Tom's Paddling Antarctica or a little bit of history about The Iconic Nordkapp.

Rock Garden Play in Casco Bay

Article by Sandy Lang. Photographs by Peter Frank Edwards

Founder of Maine Island Kayak Company Tom Bergh of Peaks Island encourages others to experience sea kayaking and the ocean's lessons. A Master Maine Sea Kayaking Guide, he successfully circumnavigated Nelson Island in the South Shetland Islands in 2000 - part of a three-person, unsupported sea kayaking journey that was the first of its kind.


"When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty."    John Muir