From your Kit Bag to your Float Plan : Are you double checking that you’re safe on the water?

Even seasoned kayakers forget something once and while. Nothing can ruin or cut short your day on the water than forgetting to refill your sunscreen or water bottle. hobie-safety-kit-300


Getting into the habit of creating a pre-water checklist can really save the day. Check out this checklist for a day tour by REI. Another great tip is monthly cleanouts and stockups of your gear bag. You can make your own kit or start with a pre-made kit like the Hobie Safety Kit.



Check out this great article by Helen Wilson featured in about what she and her husband pack in their kit bags.  Pictured: Helen Wilson – Multi-medal winner at the Greenland National Kayaking Championships.

Helpful Links:

Top 10 Safety Tips – ACA: American Canoe Association
10 Tips for Beginner Kayak Fisherman– Written By Darrell Olson

Hobie Kayak Demos

Port Sanilac Marina will be holding a Hobie Kayak Demo

June 28th 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm *Weather Permitting*

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This is a great opportunity for anyone who has been thinking about a purchase or if you just want to get more familiar with the Hobie mirage drive system.  

Free Dockage Until June 2016

With Purchase Of New Boats

Up To A $13,000 Savings!!

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