Start with the very basics! Our three-hour lesson on Lake Witten or our four-hour lesson on the New River is designed for folks who have never been in a kayak before and would like a short lesson on the basics, as well as families with younger kids.
The lesson will cover:
- Introduction to kayaks and basic equipment
- Entering, exiting, and maneuvering the boat
- Basic paddle strokes
- Self Recovery
Our instructors are ACA Level 2 Certified Instructors
We will furnish Kayak, PFD (Life Jacket), and paddles.
Cost of this class: $55/person at Lake Witten
$65/person at the New River
Maximum 5 People per course
Length: about 3 hours at Lake Witten
about 4 hours at the New River
Minimum age: 14 years old with an adult accompanying them
Location: Lake Witten or New River
If you have any questions or want to make a reservation contact us at 276-385-7474
Our instructors are certified by the American Canoe Association, which is the oldest paddling organization in America.