What you can learn over 3 days of remote SUP Touring off of Tofino.

September 14th, 2018

Earlier this month at T’ashii Paddle School, we had a group of 8 paddlers participate in our Paddle Canada SUP Touring Skills & Instructor Level 2 course. We spent three days on the water, and two nights camping on Vargas Island. Here’s an insight into what we learned! Loading …


Weather forecasting for trip planning

March 6th, 2016

Understanding the weather forecast. Now that we’ve built a basic understanding of how weather works and the patterns the wind follows let’s look at how we can use this knowledge to better understand weather forecasts. A useful forecasting website is the Canadian Government Weather Marine Forecasting site http://weather.gc.ca/marine/ For …


Understanding the weather

March 6th, 2016

A paddlers introduction to understanding weather It can seem like weather, especially coastal weather can be quite unpredictable at times. How many times have you looked at a weather report that has called for rain and been surprised by a beautiful sunny day? In fact the weather can be …