Introduction to kayaking

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 5/17/2016
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


INTRODUCTION TO KAYAKING
(4 sessions series)
Orono~ Old Town~ Bangor Area
Tuesday and Thursday evenings 5:00-7:00pm
5/17, 5/19, 5/24, 5/26
INSTRUCTOR: Karen Francoeur, of Castine Kayak Adventures!
Master Maine Sea Kayak/Recreation Guide and ACA Instructor

JUMP START YOUR SUMMER OF KAYAKING!! Shorten the learning curve get geared up for a summer of kayaking exercise and adventures and discover some great paddling locations! In this course we’ll cover kayaking basics, from proper boat fit and entry, paddle size and proper use, what boat is right for you, essential equipment to paddle safely, where to paddle with basic map reading skills, efficient stroke technique and capsize and re-entry practice in the pool. Upon completion you will be prepared to paddle safely and efficiently on ponds, lakes and slow moving rivers.

Locations:
Hirundo Wildlife Sanctuary, Pushaw Stream, Pushaw, Stillwater River, Orono

Course Fee:
$150 pp (with own gear)
$185pp (with gear provided)
TO REGISTER: Contact Us at: 207-866-3506 or castinekayak@gmail.com

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