eStore   |   Donate   |   Join
Search
Learn to Kayak Class with Tour
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
 

This is a Level 1: Introduction to Kayaking Skills Course with a tour with instructor Dave Herpy on Falls Lake State Park/Beaverdam Recreation Area.

5/30/2015
When: 5/30/2015
Where: Falls Lake State Park/Beaverdam Recreation Area
Falls Lake State Recreation Area
Wake Forest, North Carolina  27587
United States
Contact: Brett Friedman
919.571.5031

« Go to Upcoming Event List  

 

Description: This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out. After the class we will take a 2 to 3 hour paddle tour of the area to practice our skills and enjoy the scenery from the decks of our kayaks.

Skills you'll learn: Experience on-the-water instruction in kayaks Learn about basic kayak gear and clothing selection Learn basic kayak stroke techniques including forward, sweep, reverse and draw stroke techniques Learn the basics of managing yourself on a guided kayak tour

 

more Event Calendar
Featured Members
Mike CavanaughNY State Director promoting the Hangtag Program

ACA Mission

Founded in 1880, The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a national nonprofit organization serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling; stewardship support to help protect paddling environments; and sanctioning of programs and events to promote paddlesport competition, exploration and recreation.

Connect
ACA on Facebook Follow the ACA on Twitter ACA on YouTube ACA Daily Water Blog

Follow us on Pinterest Connect on LinkedIn

Contact Us
ACA | Canoe-Kayak-SUP-Raft-Rescue
503 Sophia St. Suite 100
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: 540-907-4460
Contact Staff
Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal