Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard Instruction
Whether you are brand new to watersports and looking to get started, a seasoned paddler looking to expand your skillset, or just need a refresher, we have you covered. We have been instructing classes for over 25 years and all of our instructors are experienced paddlers skilled in multiple paddling techniques and safety rescues. Our friendly environment is great for newcomers and weekend warriors to be introduced into the world of kayaking and stand up paddleboarding, a wonderful new way to enjoy the world around you.
This fun, fantastic class will give you the skills and confidence to paddle on the Puget Sound and beyond. Your professionally trained instructors will guide you through solo and two-person rescues, sling rescues, wet exits, equipment selection and on-water safety. Read More
This class is an important step in becoming a competent sea kayaker with the proper equipment, techniques, knowledge and abilities. We'll start in our store where we'll learn about kayaks, paddle and clothing materials and sizing, chart reading and the sea kayak 10+ essentials. Read More
Ready for an outdoor adventure with other fun women? Join the incomparable Spring Courtright for this incredibly fun and fulfilling springtime paddling series by and for women! You can come out for one or all three, no experience is needed. Read More
It is our goal to provide reasonably priced, quick shipping to our customers, both domestically and abroad. We know your needs vary, so we offer a range of options from economical to expedited. Learn More
Free shipping applies to orders shipped to anywhere in the continental Unites States and is available on most orders over $49.00. We ship via the US Postal Service or UPS, at our discretion. If you have carrier preference, please select a paid option. Due to size and weight constraints, some products are exlcluded from this offer. Exclusions consist of Kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboards, One piece Whitewater Paddles, Stand Up Paddles, and Board bags. Read about oversized shipments
We strive to process all orders within 24 hours. Our Shipping department operates from 10:00am to 3:30pm PST Monday through Friday. While we work to maintain inventory of all products and options listed as available, this is not always possible. If this is the case we will attempt to notify you, the customer, in a timely manner, and work to get the item, or a suitable substitute, shipped out as soon as possible.
* Estimated delivery times in business days (Monday-Friday). Expedited shipping options must be received by Noon PST to achieve advertised timelines.
We understand that it can be difficult to get that perfect piece of gear the first time around. That is why here at Olympic Outdoor Center if you are not completely satisfied with your purchase we will grant a full refund or exchange the product for your preferred size or color. Customers are responsible for the shipping costs for returns and/or exchanges. OOC will pay the shipping costs, including shipping refunds, if the return is a result of our error or a manufacturing defect (return tracking number required). Learn More