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Kids Kayaking: The Basics

June 27, 2018 2:30 pm @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

  • Sumo

This class is specialized for Kids ages 8 and up! This course is all about getting you comfortable enough in and around a kayak to hop on the opportunity to paddle when it arises. These are small classes, no more than 10 students, so it is a great time for specialized instruction that goes beyond the basics.

Learn the different parts of the kayak
Learn about the different types of kayaks
Learn about paddles (materials, length, blade shape)
Talk about proper planning for a day on the water
Get comfortable in the kayak
Learn different paddle strokes
Learn how test stability of each baot.
Learn to “fall” out of your kayak safely
Learn how to get you and others back in if they fall out
Practice and apply paddle strokes
Talk about other safety considerations
Play Kayak Soccer!
Have all your questions answered

We will meet at Prairie Oaks MetroPark, at Darby Bend Lakes. Look out for Clintonville Outfitters Adventure Van.


Clintonville Outfitters
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Prairie Oaks Metro Park
3225 Plain City Georgesville Rd
West Jefferson,OH43162United States
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