Port Shelter is a protected coastal sea famous in Hong Kong as a beautiful weekend destination to swim and enjoy the crystal clear waters.
Our sea-kayak skills camp is based from Sharp Island in inner Port Shelter making it the perfect venue to learn the basic sea kayaking skills and then take 2 easy sea kayaking journeys.
DAY 1 : Skills Training - Camp O/N DAY 2: Sea kayak voyage - Camp O/N
DAY 3: Sea Kayak Voyage
Learn how to control a sea kayak using 5 basic paddle strokes.
What paddle strokes to use, when and how to use them in concert & individually.
Forward, sweep, backward, draw, low brace, stern rudder.
Learn how to rescue a capsized sea-kayakerand how to be rescued if you capsize your sea-kayak.
Even the best laid plans can go wrong, so we will learn what to do when that happens.
How to rescue a capsized kayaker and how to rescued are essential sea kayaking skills.
Learn how to plan a sea-kayak camping journey.
When planning a sea kayak journey it is important to understand the factors that will impact most. What to take, how to pack a sea kayak and how to plan a menu.
It is essential to know how to navigate there and back again.
On a sea kayak journey, the weather & sea conditions have a major impact on your planning.
You will learn how to recognise the most important factors.
Understanding tidal currents, waves, wind direction and speed, distances and map reading are also essential skills that you will learn.
All staff have SKHK seakayak instructor qualifications.
A staff ratio of 1 to 8 on the ocean and 2 to 8 on land.
Includes single & double sea kayaks, paddles, bouyancy vests and all safety equipment.
All camping equipment is provided except a sleeping bag. Tents are large & accommodate 4 persons in comfort.
All meals from day 1 lunch to day 3 lunch are included in the cost.
Includes face mask, snorkel & fins.
There are showers and toilets at our campsite, plus BBQ pits for cooking.