Body Boat Blade offers a full range of kayak courses designed for beginner kayakers; progressive kayak instruction for intermediate kayakers; and exciting kayak classes for the advanced paddler looking to take their kayaking skills and leadership to the next level. Join a kayak class in the San Juan Islands or learn how to handle a sea kayak in Deception Pass! We are also one of the few providers of British Canoeing awards on the West Coast and offer assessment opportunities for kayakers who want to pursue certification pedigrees. Our coaches are internationally certified and have received university degrees in expeditionary planning and outdoor leadership.
After 18 years on Orcas Island, Body Boat Blade has moved to Anacortes, Washington. Our kayak classes are now an easy drive from the Seattle area and Bellingham, no ferries required.
Our goal is simple: have fun, be safe, learn everyday and offer-up the best coaching available for everybody, from the first time paddler to the advanced athlete.
Body Boat Blade has a suite of assessment opportunities for kayakers who want to work on their certification pedigrees and track long term development.
Body Boat Blade Kayaking School is for paddlers of all abilities. Using a personalized approach, our coaches start training with you right where you are.