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Basic Kayak Class

2092 LONG LEVEL RD, Wrightsville, 17368

6/11/2022, 6/17/2022, 7/15/2022, 7/16/2022, 8/21/2022, 9/2/2022


10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Presented by: Shank's Mare Outfitters/Go Play Outside

Location: Shank's Mare Outfitters


This 2 to 2-1/2 hour class offers an introduction to the sport of touring kayaking using sit-on-top kayaks.  Our goal is to teach students proper paddling skills to enhance their paddling experience. 

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. 

The class ends with a short paddle tour offering individual help as needed.  You will learn good paddling habits to maximize your paddling experience for safety and fun.  All gear is provided, or you may bring your own.

Fee – $55/Person