Youth Kayak Academy

This course has challenged youth from the Kootenays and beyond in the last 13 years. The morning paddlers take a slow progressed out look on whitewater kayaking. Starting in the lake and graduating to the river in plastic or inflatable kayaks.

The afternoon is packed with learning to paddle board, jr. Raft guide training and getting extra practice on the river.

Youth Week specializes in group leadership, rescue techniques and kayak fitness. Students learn basic paddle strokes and concepts, river safety, how to roll, and more.

Suitable for ages 10-16.

Courses

Course type: Youth

Duration: 5 Days

Start times - Full days: 9:00am - 4:30pmHalf days - Mornings only: 9:00am - 12pm

Availability:Mon - Fri July 30 & Aug 3

Class of river: II - III+

Full Day:

$400

$50 non refundable deposit, holds your place

Half Day:

$250