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Courses and Tours

Intro to Adventure Rec Kayaking

Skill Level

Step 1 - Beginner

Pre-Requisites

None

Course Price

$199 + GST

Includes

All paddling related equipment and instructors

Duration

1 evening and 1 full day

Ages

16 + years

Instructor: Student ratio

1 : 6 (max)

Environment

Slow moving river

Start Time - Finish Time

Evening session: 5:30-8:00pm
Sat: 8:00am - 4:30pm

Location(s)

Evening Session:  Bowness Eddies in NW Calary
Full Day Session:  Class I/II section of river within 1 hr of Calgary

COURSE DESCRIPTION

For those looking to build their confidence and abilities for a scenic river trip, the Intro to Adventure Rec Kayaking course is designed as an evening and full day skills progression tying in flat water and river kayaking in crossover style kayaks.

GOALS

The aim of this program is to introduce participants to the world of adventure rec kayaking in a safe, fun and educational framework.  Throughout the two day course, instructors will take paddlers through a progression to give them confidence to be able to do a full day river run without a guide.

OUTCOMES

After completing this course, participants can expect to understand how to safely and competently paddle a crossover kayak in Class I moving water and should feel comfortable paddling in flat water or class I rivers without an instructor or guide.

Session Dates

June 22-23, 201810 spots leftRegister Now
July 6-7, 201810 spots leftRegister Now
August 3-4, 201810 spots leftRegister Now