West Pubnico Welcomes You
The West Pubnico area is located in Southwestern Nova Scotia and is quickly becoming one of the most comprehensive sea paddling destinations in Canada. We have surf, tidal current, rock play and more all within 30 minute drive from our based in West Pubnico.
Aims of this programs
Gain confidence in tidal current
Build a comprehensive set of skills that can be applied anywhere in Nova Scotia
Structured time to practice with support for Team Core
Ability to challenge yourself in a wide verity of conditions.
WHAT 2 EXPECT
During this weekend program we will have the opportunity to utilize a number of different venues. One day will be spend paddling in tidal current and the other day would be spend in the surf zone. If the conditions are not appropriate we will change the venues to best suit the needs of the students.
Who is participating in this program?
Students should have Paddle Canada Level 1 Skills or equivalent to participate in this program. We are happy to chat with you in advance to sea if the program meets your needs and goals.
Program Venues: Argyle River and Cape Sable Island
Logistics: The program fee includes a shared accommodation option. Student staying in the house must be vaccinated against COVID-19
Students are required to have all their own paddling gear to participate in this program. We do offer equipment rentals for this program. Dry suits can be rented for $30 per day, sea kayak rentals are $65 per day and includes P&H Sea kayak, Lendal Paddle, skirt, bailer, throw rope and helmet if the program requires it. Equipment rentals should be arranged in advance of the program to ensure availability.