Recreational Kayaking


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A. Recreational Kayaking - Intro to Lake

Recreational kayaks are stable boats designed for casual paddling on calm water—perfect for newbies. Join us for a 2.5-hour session at Bowness Park and learn the basic strokes you need to enjoy a short tour. Prerequisite: none. Includes: instructor, all kayaking gear.

Paddle Fitness

This is a smart, fun fitness program in a recreational kayak designed to give you a great core workout. We'll meet outdside in the evening, once a week for four weeks, and work on strength, balance, endurance and injury prevention. With both on-water and dryland fitness components, this program is sure to improve your strength and paddling skills. Prerequisite: Recreational Kayaking A or equivalent experience. Includes: instructor, all kayaking gear.

Custom Canoe/Kayak Program - Schools

Want to give your students the trip of the year? Customize a group booking through the Outdoor Centre. Our guides can teach your students the canoeing/kayaking and wilderness skills needed while on a single day trip or weeklong expedition. All gear can be provided by the Outdoor Centre. Fill out the Outdoor Centre Custom Group Activities Booking form to learn more.