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October 15, 2022
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Meet at Century Center
100 N. Greensboro St.
Carrboro, NC 27510
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Introduction to Kayaking for Youth

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Introduction to Kayaking for Youth

Offered in partnership with the Haw River Canoe & Kayak Company


Paddling technique, safety, and enjoyment are emphasized in this 8 hour introduction recreational kayaking. Instruction is designed to give participants a solid foundation in recreational kayaking beginning with choosing the correct equipment and moving to proper weld, entry and launch techniques; balance; bracing; strokes; self-rescue techniques; assisted rescue techniques; and trip planning. There is plenty of time to observe birds and wildlife while practicing various techniques. We will break in the middle for lunch so bring a bag lunch with you. Instructor: TBD


Ages: 9-12yrs


Date: Saturday, October 15, 2022

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Location: Meet at Century Center - will be transported by van to Haw River Canoe and Kayak Co.

100 N. Greensboro St.

Carrboro, NC 27510


Cost: $120


Pre-Registration is required. If you have not registered for programs with the Recreation, Parks, & Cultural Resources Department previously, please allow a couple of days for account approval.


Registration Website: https://register1.vermontsystems.com/.../ncca.../splash.html 

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