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Kayak Basics for Recreational & Touring Kayakers

May 21st 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Jun 03rd 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Jul 01st 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Jul 15th 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Get started with an advantage! This hands-on class will introduce you to the basic skills and information needed to begin kayaking in a safe and enjoyable way.

During this two hour session you will become acquainted with the necessary equipment, learn the basic paddle strokes and concepts, along with a variety of safety topics. Participants should meet at Whitewater Warehouse at 5:30 p.m.; and the class will be held in the Eastwood Metroparks from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Dress to get wet. Minimum of 3 participants. Space is limited & reservations are required. Fee: $45, additional $10 fee to rent equipment.

These classes are offered by Whitewater Warehouse. You can pre-register for our classes by calling (937) 222-7020 or by e-mail Jeryl, click here.

* Reservations Required

* Fee: $45.00 per person; additional $10 fee to rent equipment

* Minimum of 3 participants required

* Must be 14 for older to attend adult classes

* Dates subject to change

* Check website for class status and updates

* Special Offer: Pre-register for Kayak Basics and Basic River Running together and receive FREE equipment rental for both classes.


Note: Please contact us if you are interested in a particular class or date that you don’t see posted on our website. Kayak Basics and Basic River Running classes are offered many times throughout the year. Additional classes will be added as needed.


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