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Courses & Tours

Quick Start PLUS

Skill Level

Step 1 & 2 - Beginner

Pre-Requisites

None

Course Price

$149 + gst

Includes

All paddling related equipment

Duration

2 evenings (Mon & Tues); 2.5 hours per session

Ages

16 + years (younger with parent accompanying)

Instructor : Student ratio

Lake:  1 : 10 (max)
River:  1 : 6   (max)

Environment

Lake & Slow Moving River

Start Time - Finish Time

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Location

Lake:  Heritage Park Marina
River:  Bow River in Calgary

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Quick Start Plus Recreational Kayaking Course is a 2 x 2.5 hour evening program.

GOALS
The aim of this program is to introduce participants to the basics of recreational kayaking both a flatwater and slow moving water environment.  Our instructors will introduce, demonstrate, and help the paddler practise basic paddling techniques, rescue and safety concepts, cover good location options (for after the course), talk about gear and much more.

OUTCOMES
After completing this course, participants can expect to feel confident in heading out to sheltered bodies of flatwater and a specific section of the Bow River in Calgary on self directed paddling trips.

Session Dates

May 13-14, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
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July 15-16, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
July 22-23, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
July 29-30, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
August 5-6, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
August 12-13, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
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August 26-27, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
September 2-3, 20196 spots leftRegister Now
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