Introduction To River Kayaking
You’re interested in taking up the sport of whitewater kayaking? This is the course and foundation for getting you into this exciting activity. Come and join myself for two full days of learning, challenging yourself, working with others, and discovering a sport and community that’s second to none. You’ll be learning about equipment, safety, paddling techniques, how to use your Boat, Body, and Blade to best move through currents and rapids.
Minimum 16 years of age
Times and locations will vary depending on time of season and will be determined well in advance of program date. Expect two full days typically from 8:30 -4:30.
Participants will be supplied with all personal gear including wetsuit, paddling top, footwear, helmet, pfd, along with all kayak equipment. Participants are to bring a swimsuit, long sleeve base layers such as polypropylene, merino wool, or light fleece. Last item is a good lunch and snacks for the day.