Kayak 1: The Basics

Delta6pack600w

PC Award77w

Description:

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!

Expected Outcome:

Upon completion of this course, you will have the skills and confidence to paddle your kayak in protected waters.

Notes:

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!

Prerequisite:

None. But a willingness to learn and a fondness for fun won't hurt.

Cost:

$79

Dates:

These courses run on Arbour Lake, Heritage Pointe Lake or Glenmore Reservoir, as noted below. They are 2½ - 3 hours.

TO REGISTER: Call Undercurrents @ 403-262-4327!

Mondays     ....... Wednesdays    
May 5 6 PM Arbour Lake   May 7 6 PM Glenmore Res.

May 12

6 PM Glenmore Res   May 14 6 PM Arbour Lake
        May 21 6 PM Glenmore Res.
May 26 6 PM Glenmore Res.   May 28 6 PM Arbour Lake
June 2 6 PM Arbour Lake   June 4 6 PM Glenmore Res
June 9 6 PM Glenmore Res.   June 11 6 PM Arbour Lake
June 16 6 PM Glenmore Res.   June 18 6 PM Arbour Lake
June 23 6 PM Arbour Lake   June 25 6 PM Glenmore Res.
June 30 6 PM Arbour Lake   July 2 6 PM Arbour Lake
July 7 6 PM Glenmore Res.   July 9 6 PM Glenmore Res.
July 14 6 PM Glenmore Res   July 16 6 PM Arbour Lake
July 21 6 PM Arbour Lake   July 23 6 PM Glenmore Res.
July 28 6 PM Arbour Lake   July 30 6 PM Glenmore Res.
        Aug 6 6 PM Arbour Lake
Aug 11 5 PM Arbour Lake   Aug 13 5 PM Glenmore Res.
Agu 18 5 PM Glenmore Res        
Aug 25 5 PM Arbour Lake   Aug 27 5 PM Glenmore Res
        Sept 3 5 PM Glenmore Res.
Sept 8 5 PM Glenmore Res   Sept 10 5 PM Arbour Lake
Sept 15 5 PM Arbour Lake        

Registration & Refunds

Full payment is due at registration to secure your spot in the course.

On the rare occasion when Undercurrents cancels a lesson, we will issue a full refund or make every reasonable effort to register you in an equivalent program; it is your choice.

If you cancel for any reason more than 7 days prior to the course commencement, you will receive a full refund less our $10 administrative fee.

There is no refund if you cancel for any reason within 7 days of the course.

Courses go rain or shine. Here in Alberta we can have rain, snow, blistering heat or high winds - sometimes on the same day. Don't believe weather forecasts; dress for varying weather conditions. If you need help, our store staff can give you great advice!

See our policies page for more details.

 

Search

Store Info

6531 Bowness Road NW
Calgary, AB T3B 0E8

Click for driving directions

experts@undercurrents.ca
(403) 262-4327

Store Hours:
Tue - Sat: 10:00 - 5:00
Sun & Mon: closed
Holidays: closed

Click for hours details

Find us on Facebook

Subscribe to our mailing list