Waggoner Cruising Guide Seminars
Cruising Desolation Sound and The Broughtons Seminar
April 22-23, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Skagit Valley College Campus (Mount Vernon Campus)
Tuition: $150 per person or 2 for $250
Instructors: Mark Bunzel, Michael Beemer and Lynette Brower
To register call us at the Waggoner Cruising Guide (425) 780-5015
Learn about clearing Canadian Customs, navigating through the Gulf Islands, selecting a weather window to cross the Strait of Georgia, where to go in Desolation Sound, how to anchor and stern tie, and much more. The seminar will include information on cruising to Princess Louisa Inlet and transiting Malibu Rapids and the Upper and Lower Rapids in Okisollo Channel. We will provide you with round-trip planning to help maximize your time on the water.
Cruising the Inside Passage to Alaska Seminar TBA 2018
(This is an annual seminar and the 2017 class has already taken place.)
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuition: $225 per person or 2 for $395
This three-day seminar covers all the information you need to cruise to Southeast Alaska, including exploring Northern British Columbia, Haida Gwaii, and the West Coast of Vancouver Island. Topics include routes to and from Southeast Alaska, customs clearances, weather and tidal challenges, favorite destinations, permit processes for protected areas, getting parts and crew delivered to remote areas, and much more.