Whitewater Kayaking Class I
Whitewater kayaking is fun and exciting way to experience river valleys. Learn the basics of whitewater kayaking to safely enjoy and paddle whitewater rivers.
Why: Learn the essential kayaking skills to safely paddle whitewater rivers.
This course is a prerequisite for all of our whitewater kayaking classes and trips.
Who: Anyone wanting to kayak whitewater rivers. No previous kayaking experience necessary.
What: A 2 day class with on land and on water instruction and application. The curriculum for this class is based on the American Canoe Association's Level 2: Essentials of River Kayaking
Paddlers will learn and apply concepts and skills involved in:
Gear fit, form, and function
Balance and Bracing
River Hydrology and water reading
Understanding personal limitations and skill level
April 2-3, 2014
If these dates don't work, rally your friends and schedule a class or private session.
How: Call to reserve your spot or schedule a class or private session. (707) 962-1623
$199/person for 2 day class (3-6 paddlers)
$250/person for 2 day class (1-2 paddlers)
Where: Noyo River or other rivers on the Coast Range of Northern California.