Grading kayak

Kayaking tours are organized according to the following levels:

Quiet, pleasant trip, less than 7 kilometers per day

Pleasant speed, 8 to 14 kilometers per day

Moderate speed, 15 to 25 kilometers per day

Moderate, long-distance voyages; 26 to 35 kilometers per day

High, long-distance speed and over 36 kilometers per day

Specific sea kayaking skill:

  1. Can get out of a capsized kayak on your own
  2. Can perform a basic rescue, rescue people and be rescued
  3. Can perform bracing, group rescue and self rescue
  4. Perform bracing and rolling by reflex. Have wave and tidal knowledge and coastal navigation experience
  5. Knowledgeable and confident paddler who can turn around and try another day!

Seakayaking courses or guided tour?

Are you a group of friends of 4 persons or more, we can arrange a sea kayak courses or guided tour for you.

The Lofoten islands


Coach providers

All our coaches are approved by the Norwegian paddling society as activity leaders, tour managers or tutors.

All our trainers have extensive experience.

Lofoten Aktiv have insurance that covers all courses and activities.

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Contact info

Lofoten Aktiv AS, Postboks 136, 8309 Kabelvåg

Phone: +47 76 07 30 00 - Mobile: +47 99 23 11 00