Packraft River Safety class in Alaska

Alaska Kayak Academy will be running several River Safety Classes for Packrafting class III water starting in May, 2012. This will be the 3rd season they have offered the class. About 150 students have taken the course.The focus is to teach skills to be safe and comfortable in class III water so you do not get into trouble, but if you do, skills are taught on how to handle swims, pinning, throw bags, and route selection. Go to their site for dates, details, and prices;