Tacoma Mountaineers Open Water Sea Kayak Class TWO DAY RENTAL PACKAGES

Tacoma Mountaineers Open Water Sea Kayak  Course

For Club Member - STUDENTS ONLY




Date: May 6th & 7th 2023

Ignore times listed here, check the club's website for meeting times.

2-Day Rental Packages, 

Select one of three options:

  • Dry suit-only rental package
    • Shipping ($30.00 fee) OR in-store pickup is available
  • Kayak-only rental package
    • In-store pickup only
  • Both Dry Suit & Kayak Rental Package Combo
    • In-store pickup only

In-store pickup and shipping

For in-store pickup, K.A. will call you to set up a time to pick up your rental gear. If you are renting a kayak or renting the combo drysuit/kayak rental, you MUST come to Kayak Academy to get your gear. If you got the combo rental, the drysuit will not be shipped to you separately, you must pick it up with your kayak rental.

For shipping, if you choose the "Dry suit-only rental package", you can have the drysuit shipped to you for an additional $30.00 fee 

Rental details:

(choose "Pick-Up" for shipping means you will pick it up from us at Kayak Academy)

NOTE: All rentals last for two days or the duration of the class. Please get the gear back to the Kayak Academy shop within three days of the end of class. See below for late fees.

  • Drysuit-only rental package
    • included in rental:
      • Men's or Women's Drysuit, Neoprene Booties, and Cap 
      • cost :
        • $90.00 - if picked up at Kayak Academy
        • $120.00 - if shipped to students' home 
          • $90.00 + $30.00 shipping charge at checkout 
      • Kayak-only rental package
        • included in rental:
          • Sea Kayak, PFD, Paddle, Paddle float, Pump, Sprayskirt 
          • price:
            • $180.00
        • Both Dry Suit & Kayak Rental Package Combo
          • included in rental:
            • Men's or Women's Drysuit, Neoprene Booties and Cap, Sea Kayak, PFD, Paddle, Paddle float, Pump, Sprayskirt 
            • price:
              • $270.00

            Liability Form

            You must fill out one of our liability forms to use our gear. Please click here to go to and fill out our online record and release form.

            Gear Return and Late Fees

            Gear returned more than 3 days after the class will be charged a standard per-day rental rate:

            • Dry suits: $35.00
            • Kayaks: $45.00

            K.A. cannot accommodate boat preferences

            We can not accommodate boat preferences for these rentals due to the large number of kayaks rented. Kayak Academy will choose a rental kayak model appropriate for the sizing info you provide here. Please input accurate sizing.

            K.A. policy on damaged/lost gear

            Damaged and/or lost rental dry suits, kayaks, and gear are the renter's responsibility. 

            Damaged dry suits (beyond/other than 1 torn gasket), trimmed gaskets (without K.A.'s permission), and/or lost dry suits and kayaks will incur damaged/lost equipment fees.

            Damage/lost equipment charges:

            • Drysuit fabric puncture damage
              • $5 per pinhole after the 3rd one
            • Drysuit: broken zipper, torn fabric, paint and/or glue contamination, rubber patches, aquaseal repair, etc.
              • Up to MSRP retail price of drysuit. Replacement charge = MSRP retail price.
            • Kayak: puncture holes, cracks, broken hardware
              • Up to MSRP retail price of kayak. Replacement charge = MSRP retail price.
            • Lost drysuit and/or kayak
              • MSRP retail price of drysuit and/or kayak

            Application of rental credit towards Dry suit

            For drysuits, renters may use up to $150.00 of their rental fee towards the purchase of a new dry suit from K.A. before Dec. 31, 2022. This credit may not be combined with any other offer or sale and does not apply to used Dry Suits.

            Club Discounts

            Club members are offered an 10% off New Regular Priced Dry Suits, Wetsuits, PFD's, helmets, and paddles at K.A. This offer may not be combined with the above credit options. A confirmation letter will be sent after you register with information about the rental and club member discount code.

            Liability Form:
            Please click here to go to and fill out our online “Student Record and Liability Release Form”.

            How to sign up for classes/rentals:
            Fist select the rental option and, if applicable, the lesson location. Then select the date of the lesson/rental you wish to take.

            If you have moved onto the second sign-up page and are having trouble seeing all the required fields, try placing your mouse pointer over the "Additional Information" field and using the scroll wheel on your mouse. Otherwise, you can click on a visible field and hit the "tab" button on your keyboard to go to the next required field.

            Enter Your Profile

            Add one person per form. If you are signing up more than one person, add them to the cart one at a time.

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