Beginner Kayak

What to expect
  • Learn beginner kayaking skills and enjoy the experience of navigating the water
  • Enjoy 2 hours of exploration beginning with warm-ups to get you conditioned
  • Prepare yourself with a stretch, safety briefing, and introduction to strokes and river dynamics
  • Gain insight on everything necessary to getting out onto the water on your own
Have you always wanted to get onto the water and kayak? During this class, you will start by learning the proper fit for your gear and boat. Then, you'll be introduced to safety concepts for kayaking before getting down to the real fun of the sport. Begin your adventure by paddling onto the calm water and learning the basic strokes, step-by-step, and how to propel yourself. A variety of creative on-water activities are to be taught to help you master these necessary skills. This class will provide you with all the necessary information to properly navigate the water in a kayak; your experience will cover everything from safety briefings to introduction to strokes to river dynamics. Come amaze yourself with your new-found ability to explore the islands and backwaters of the Potomac -- even on the first lesson.

Note: All equipment is included, however you can bring your own boat and equipment if you prefer. You must be able to swim in order to attend this class.
Key Highlights
Price $60.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2 hours
# Sessions 1
All of the friendly instructors are ACA (American Canoe Association) certified.
There are no refunds; all sales are final. However, if notice is given at least 48 hours in advance, you may reschedule for a future date

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