TRAQS Festival

Lake Placid Camp & Conference Center 2665 Placid View Drive, Lake Placid, FL, United States

A immersive Greenland kayaking weekend, with paddling and rolling skills, presentations, morning yoga, kayak games, and exposure to Inuit culture. Enjoy the warm, protected waters of beautiful Lake Placid, Florida for this special event. Cheri Perry and Liz Johnson of MIKCo will be mentoring at TRAQS 2021!

$300

Fundamentals Jump-Start

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

Spend a fun, full day on the water brushing up on basics. We'll begin on the MIKCo beach, looking at the day's weather forecast, tides and NOAA buoy report, and discuss how we can anticipate those conditions to affect us as we plan our route for the day. On the water, we'll focus on boat […]

$150

FastTrack

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

Designed for athletic beginner, novice, and intermediate paddlers, MIKCo’s FastTrack courses have been highly effective at quickly tuning aspirants into paddlers on the sea. The FastTracks will push you farther, faster. FastTrack covers the fundamental building blocks of most sea paddling skills and rescues, with an equal emphasis on developing your seamanship: your judgmental skills […]

$295

The Dark Art of the Skinny Stick

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

with Cheri Perry and Liz Johnson Explore the foundation skills of the extensive Greenland rolling repertoire: layback, forward, and sculling rolls with the paddle, norsaq, hand, and more! Experience the elegance and ease of Greenland strokes: canted, sliding, vertical, bow & stern sweeps, bow & stern rudders, sculling draws. Learn the balance brace, sculling brace, […]

$390

The Dark Art of the Skinny Stick

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

with Turner Wilson and Nick Oyler Explore the foundation skills of the extensive Greenland rolling repertoire: layback, forward, and sculling rolls with the paddle, norsaq, hand, and more! Experience the elegance and ease of Greenland strokes: canted, sliding, vertical, bow & stern sweeps, bow & stern rudders, sculling draws. Learn the balance brace, sculling brace, […]

$390

Women on Water – WOW!

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

with Suzanne Blackburn and Liz Johnson A Learning Getaway Weekend for Women. WOW! Please see the Women on Water page for the full course description.  

$290

Women on Water – WOW!

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

WOW! Suzanne and Liz are teaming up again in 2023 for our Women on Water weekend. Two days of learning, exploring, friendship and fun with other like-minded women. We'll work together on building skills and confidence, expanding our knowledge and applying skills in a positive, supportive environment. Sea kayaking is a team sport. Working together […]

$450

Dark Art of the Skinny Stick with Cheri & Nick

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

Explore the foundation skills of the extensive Greenland rolling repertoire: layback, forward, and sculling rolls with the paddle, norsaq, hand, and more! Experience the elegance and ease of Greenland strokes: canted, sliding, vertical, bow & stern sweeps, bow & stern rudders, sculling draws. Learn the balance brace, sculling brace, and chest scull, as well as […]

$390

FastTrack for Women

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

MIKCo's FastTrack - especially for women! Liz Johnson will be teaching this course for a small group of women. Designed for athletic beginner, novice, and intermediate paddlers, MIKCo’s FastTrack courses have been highly effective at quickly tuning aspirants into paddlers on the sea. The FastTracks will push you farther, faster. FastTrack covers the fundamental building […]

$300

FastTrack

Maine Island Kayak Co Kayak Beach, Peaks Island, ME, United States

Joe Herlihy and Liz Johnson are teaming up for FastTrack. Designed for athletic beginner, novice, and intermediate paddlers, MIKCo’s FastTrack courses have been highly effective at quickly tuning aspirants into paddlers on the sea. The FastTracks will push you farther, faster. FastTrack covers the fundamental building blocks of most sea paddling skills and rescues, with […]

$300