Learning to whitewater kayak for the first time? The Intro to Kayaking Lesson equips first-time paddlers with the knowledge, techniques, and skills necessary to paddle whitewater. Working with our professional instructors, students will learn the essential skills of boat control, ferrying, downriver progression, and more as they are introduced to the world of whitewater kayaking.
Instructor ratio: 3 students to 1 instructor
Skill prerequisites: None
Duration: 1.5 hours
Available March-October. Please call the Kayak Center at 704-391-3900 ext.195 to schedule (bookings should be made at least 48 hours in advance).