New kayakers: this course is for you! Our comprehensive on-water introductory lesson will give you the hands-on training and skills required to kayak in protected waters. This course features kayaking safety information, essential equipment knowledge, launching & landing skills, kayak strokes, and more. The skills and enthusiasm of our certified instructors, combined with the low participant:instructor ratio, will ensure a fun, comfortable, safe and educational experience!
Upon completion of this course, you will have the skills and confidence to paddle your kayak in protected waters.
Kayak and related gear is provided.
When you register for this course, also register for "Kayak 2 – The River" and save $10!
After you complete this course, take our Kayak Rescues in Real Life to earn the Paddle Canada Basic Kayak skills certificate!
None. But a willingness to learn and a fondness for fun won't hurt.
These courses run on Arbour Lake, Heritage Pointe Lake or Glenmore Reservoir, as noted below.
|May 5||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake||May 7||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|6-9 PM||Glenmore Res||May 14||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|May 21||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|May 26||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.||May 28||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|June 2||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake||June 4||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res|
|June 9||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.||June 11||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|June 16||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.||June 18||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|June 23||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake||June 25||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|June 30||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake||July 2||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|July 7||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.||July 9||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|July 14||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res||July 16||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|July 21||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake||July 23||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|July 28||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake||July 30||6-9 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|Aug 6||6-9 PM||Arbour Lake|
|Aug 11||5-8 PM||Arbour Lake||Aug 13||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|Agu 18||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res||Aug 20||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|Aug 25||5-8 PM||Arbour Lake||Aug 27||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res|
|Sept 3||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|Sept 8||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res||Sept 10||5-8 PM||Arbour Lake|
|Sept 15||5-8 PM||Arbour Lake||Sept 17||5-8 PM||Arbour Lake|
|Sept 22||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res.||Sept 24||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res.|
|Sept 29||5-8 PM||Arbour Lake||Oct 1||5-8 PM||Glenmore Res|