Lessons & Classes

Kayak Lessons – $45kayakclass

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Learn kayaking skills from an American Canoe Association Certified Kayaking Instructor.

Learn Basic Flat-Water Kayaking Skills:

  • Doffing and Donning the Life Jacket
  • Launching (from dock / shore)
  • Forward Paddling
  • Stopping
  • Reverse Paddling
  • Capsize w/ Recovery of Boat & Paddle in water to deep to stand
  • Use of Kayak as a Floatation Device
  • Re-boarding in water to deep to stand
  • Avoidance Maneuvers
  • Anchoring (optional)
  • Exiting (to dock / shore)

Equipment provided for the course includes:

  • Kayak
  • Paddle
  • Life Jacket
  • Safety Whistle

What to bring:

  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Bathing Suit
  • Water
  • Water shoes or Sandals REQUIRED

The course includes a FREE HOUR of rental.

Advanced Registration Required

*This is an introduction to kayaking for those interested in spending time in the areas many flat water creeks, rivers,  bays, lakes and ponds. This is not a whitewater / swift-water course.

Paddleboard Lessons – $45paddleboardclass

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Learn paddle boarding skills from an American Canoe Association Certified Paddle Board Instructor.

Learn Basic Flat-Water Paddle Board (SUP) Skills:

  • Doffing and Donning the Life Jacket
  • Launching (from dock / shore)
  • Forward Paddling
  • Stopping
  • Reverse Paddling
  • Capsize w/ Recovery of Board & Paddle in water to deep to stand
  • Use of Paddle Board as a Floatation Device
  • Re-boarding in water to deep to stand
  • Avoidance Maneuvers
  • Anchoring (optional)
  • Exiting (to dock / shore)

Equipment provided for the course includes:

  • Paddleboard
  • Paddle
  • Life Jacket w/ Safety Whistle
  • Leash (upon request)

What to bring:

  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Bathing Suit
  • Water
  • Water shoes or Sandals REQUIRED

The course includes a FREE HOUR of rental.

Advanced Reservations Required.

*This is an introduction to Stand-Up Paddle Boarding for those interested in spending time in the areas many flat water creeks, rivers,  bays, lakes and ponds. This is not an open ocean or whitewater / swift-water course.

Intermediate & Advanced Paddle Board Lesson – $60

Private Intermediate/Advanced SUP lessons are for those who have already taken an Intro to SUP lesson and want to learn new techniques to improve their skills. The instructor will review body posture, paddle stroke technique, and advanced turning. The lesson will include drills to improve efficiency on the water in all aspects. In addition, if interested in SUP racing, drafting drills and skill building to improve your race start and finish (water entry/exit during an event) may be incorporated.

Private Lessons – $60

Private lessons are available for Kayaking and Paddle Boarding at $60 per hour.  Enjoy one on one instruction with one of our certified instructors.  Read their bios here.  Call to make an appointment.

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