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Basic Kayak Class



This two hour class offers an introduction to the sport of touring kayaking using decktop kayaks.  On-land, learn entering the kayak, proper body position, holding the paddle, and basic paddle strokes. On-water instruction includes learning power, maneuvering and touring strokes. This class is a great choice for the beginner paddler who wants to learn good kayaking skills for more enjoyment on the water. The class ends with a guided paddle tour offering individual help as needed. The class fee includes kayak, paddles, pfd’s and instruction.
Skill Level:
beginner
Skill Details:
Beginner
Materials Included:
Wear clothing that will get wet. Wear water footwear, not flip flops. Can be old sneakers. We also suggest a hat with a brim, sunscreen, and a water bottle.
Requirements:
No experience necessary
Instructor Bio:
Shank's Mare instructors have years of experience introducing and educating our customers in the sport of touring kayaking.

Basic Kayak Class

Cost:
$ 50.00
Includes kayak, paddle, lifevest and instruction