Revised 5/27/15->->->

Schedule

Unless otherwise noted in program descriptions all programs include lodging, meals, camping fees, guides, all group gear, charts, access fees, ferries and shuttles. All instructional programs include expedition outfitted coastal kayaks.

Trips are categorized by type; click to move to your area of interest below:
Kayaking
  ——   Paddleboarding (SUP)  ——   Flyfishing   ——   Multisport
Camping/Backcountry = Backcountry Trip         Lodge-Based = Lodge-Based Trip         Beach-House = Lodge-Based Trip

Kayaking Schedule


January 2016

January 12-17 ACA Trip Leader & Level 3 Skills Training in Florida’s Everglades. Details TBA. Lodge-Based Trip  $695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
January 30 - February 4 New! Kayak Key Largo - House-based retreat. Details TBA. Lodge-Based Trip  $1495 dbl. occupancy
$1795 single

February 2016

February 6-11 New! Kayak Key Largo - House-based retreat. Details TBA. Lodge-Based Trip  $1495 dbl. occupancy
$1795 single
February 13-18 New! Kayak Key Largo - House-based retreat. Details TBA. Lodge-Based Trip  $1495 dbl. occupancy
$1795 single
February 20-25 New! Kayak Key Largo - House-based retreat. Details TBA. Lodge-Based Trip  $1495 dbl. occupancy
$1795 single

March 2016

March 5-10 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March 12-17 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March 19-24 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March 26-31 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March
Dates TBA

Roatan East End Day Trip
  $125 per person, 2 person minimum

April 2016

April 2-7 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
April 9-14 ACA Level 3-4 Training & Surf Clinic - Tybee Island Lodge-Based Trip  $1095 - $1295
April TBA East Coast Paddlesports & Outdoor Festival in Charleston, SC. Michael is a featured presenter / instructor at this event.    

 

May 2015

May 1-3 Learn to Fly Fish for Trout - Lodge-Based Weekend Lodge-Based Trip $450 / person
May 14 -17 ACA Level 3 Skills Training & Assessment Lodge-Based Trip $375 - $495
May 15-17 The Moveable Feast…a Kayaking Cooking Course on the Manistee River Backcountry Trip  $550 / person
May 23-26 West Michigan Coastal Kayaker's Association Symposium Muskegon, MI
Michael is a guest speaker at this event.
   
May 28-31 ACA Intructor Certification Workshop (ICW): Level 1-2
Waterfront location with lodging and food package
  $525 / person

June 2015

June 2, 9, 16, 20, 23, 30 Water to Wine Day Tours
Paddle on Grand Traverse Bay, gourmet beach dining, private wine tasting
  $175 / person
June 4, 11, 17, 27 New! Tour de Brew
River and bay paddling, with an ale-themed gourmet lunch. Beer sampling at the fine craft breweries along Traverse City’s riverway. 
  $140 / person
June 12 - 14
Learn to Kayak Retreat Weekend Lodge-Based Trip $395 / person
$600 / couple
June 18 - 21 ACA Level 3 Skills Training & Assessment Lodge-Based Trip $375 - $495
June 18 - 21 Sleeping Bear Sampler: Lodge-Based Paddling Lodge-Based Trip $550 / person
$900 / couple
June 25 - 28 Sleeping Bear Sampler: Lodge-Based Paddling Lodge-Based Trip $550 / person
$900 / couple
June 26 - July 3 Iceland's Northwest Fjords - Hornstrandir is one of the wildest places left in Iceland! Backcountry Trip  $2495 / person

July 2015

July 21, 28 Water to Wine Day Tours
Paddle on Grand Traverse Bay, gourmet beach dining, private wine tasting
  $175 / person
July 23, 30 New! Tour de Brew
River and bay paddling, with an ale-themed gourmet lunch. Beer sampling at the fine craft breweries along Traverse City’s riverway. 
  $140 / person
July 4-14 Greenland with Greenlanders!…Disko Bay’s River of Ice Backcountry Trip  $5100 / person
July 24 - 26
Learn to Kayak Retreat Weekend Lodge-Based Trip $350 / person
$600 / couple
July 16-19 Great Lakes Sea Kayak Symposium
Michael will be a Speaker and Instructor at this event.
   
July 30 - August 2
ACA L3 Training - Grand Island Circumnavigation Backcountry Trip $495 / person

August 2015

August 5, 11, 25 Water to Wine Day Tours
Paddling on Grand Traverse Bay, gourmet beach dining, private wine tasting
  $175 / person
August 6, 13, 27 New! Tour de Brew
River and bay paddling, with an ale-themed gourmet lunch. Beer sampling at the fine craft breweries along Traverse City’s riverway. 
  $140 / person
August 1-4 ACA Level 3 Skills Training & Assessment Lodge-Based Trip $375 - $495
August 8 - 16 Isle Royale National Park Kayaking Backcountry Trip  $1350 / person
August 20 - 23
Qajaq TC: Michigan Greenland Style Training Camp
Greenland Style Paddling in affiliation with Qajaq USA
Michael does fantastic food service for this event.
Backcountry Trip  
August 27 - 30 ACA Level 3 Skills Training & Assessment Lodge-Based Trip $375 - $495
August 27 - 30 Sleeping Bear Sampler: Lodge-Based Paddling Lodge-Based Trip $550 / person
$900 / couple

September 2015

September 3 - 15 Isle Royale Circumnavigation Backcountry Trip  $1750 / person

October 2015

October 8-11 ACA Level 3 Skills Training & Assessment Lodge-Based Trip $375 - $495
October 16-18 Sleeping Bear Storm Gathering Lodge-Based Trip $125 - $200
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Flyfishing Schedule


May 2015

May 1-3 Learn to Fly Fish for Trout - Lodge-Based Weekend Lodge-Based Trip $450 / person
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Multisport Schedule


March 2016

March 5-10 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March 12-17 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March 19-24 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
March 26-31 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single

April 2016

April 2-7 Roatan Private Paddlesports Retreat - Extended play weekend version Lodge-Based Trip  $1695 dbl. occupancy
$1995 single
April TBA East Coast Paddlesports & Outdoor Festival in Charleston, SC. Michael is a featured presenter / instructor at this event.    
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Stand Up Paddleboarding Schedule


2015

June 5 - 7
Learn to SUP Retreat Weekend Lodge-Based Trip $395 / person
$600 / couple
TBA Sleeping Bear Sampler - B&B Overnight (4 days) Lodge-Based Trip $550 / person
$900 / couple
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