Outdoor

Kayak Discovery: For Beginners

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Learn how to get into this fun sport and look good at the same time! A recreational instruction clinic for beginners that covers the basics to help you enjoy the freedom and simplicity of kayaking—one of the fastest growing water sports. During this 2 hour lesson you will learn: choosing the right equipment and clothing, transport and care of your kayak, how to get  in/out of a kayak plus basic strokes and techniques that will give you a great start.

Class meets Wednesday, June 3

Orchard Beach Landing—Rice Lake

6:00-8:00 PM

Fee: $29. Kayak provided by instructor. Students must provide their own life vest.

Minimum 14 years of age. 14-17 years welcome with accompanying adult.

 

Kayak the River: For Intermediate

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Kayak the Red Cedar River from Mikana to the Red Barn Theatre and you’ll become more confident and enjoy the sport even more. Class emphasis is on learning techniques to safely navigate rivers,  getting in/out of the kayak in moving water plus turning over your kayak and getting back in. Go with the flow and experience the natural scenery of our local river on this 3-1/2 hour learning excursion.

 

Class meets Wednesday, June 24

Mikana Boat Landing—Mikana

4:00-7:30 PM

Fee: $59. Kayak provided by instructor or bring your own. Students must provide their own life vest.

Minimum 14 years of age. 14-17 years welcome with accompanying adult.