A nautical chart.
Planning the day.
Rock and Calm Water
Getting ready for the waves

This is the last course in the Paddle Canada program and is designed for advanced paddlers. You will paddle along exposed coastlines with infrequent landing opportunities in strong conditions including surf near 1 meter and current greater than 3 knots. You will also be exposed to challenging rescue senerios and difficult navigation. The course culminates in a two-day paddle from Burgeo to Grey River along Newfoundland's south coast.

Tuition: $899
Location: Burgeo, Newfoundland
Prerequisites: Paddle Canada Level 3
Includes: Certification and group equipment
Course Dates: July 2 - 7, 2019

pdfDownload the course outline.

Level-4 Playground

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Richard Alexander and students.

We're always eager to hear from people who are interested in our courses, or from alumni who've taken our courses and just want to let us know how they're paddling pursuits are going.


The Newfoundland Kayak Company
47 Parkhill Street
St. John's, NL A1E 6B2


[email protected]


(709) 726-0516

I was nervous of what would be expected of me. Those fears were quickly put to rest. The course format advocates skills advancement in a fun and enthusiastic way.

A sea kayak


Leslie Wells, St. John's, NL