Kayak Classes

KAYAKING 101 - An Introduction To Kayaking

This class is taught by Sarah Neal, an American Canoe Association Certified Kayak Instructor. During this 3 hour class you will learn kayak terminology, river terminology, proper paddling techniques, how to self-rescue, how to assist in a rescue, river signals, how to plan a trip, and how to select the appropriate kayaking gear for your needs.

This class is taught at Padre Park and concludes with a scenic 1 mile paddle down to Espada Park.

If you have any questions about this class please call210-383-0872

Price $80/person

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KAYAKING 102 - Kayaking With Kids

Ever wanted to kayak with your kids but didn’t know where to start? This 2 hour family friendly class teaches parents the skills needed to kayak safely with their children. This class includes a discussion on selecting the appropriate gear needed for you family, trip planing for families, and ways to have fun while kayaking with your kids.

(Instructor’s Notes: I have been kayaking with my kids since they were 4 years old and they are now 9 and 13 years old. We do everything from simple flat water day trips to multi day kayak camping trips. This class will give you skills you need to safely kayak with children of all ages.)

This class is taught at Padre Park.

Kids 8 and older will be in their own kayaks. We have 2 tandem (2 person kayaks) for those parents who will be bringing a child between the ages of 5 and 7.

If you have any questions about this class please call210-383-0872

Price $125 (1 adult & 1 child) $80 (per adult no child)

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KAYAKING 103 - Kayaking With Your Dog

Ever wanted to kayak with your kids but didn’t know where to start? This 2 hour family friendly class teaches parents the skills needed to kayak safely with their children. This class includes a discussion on selecting the appropriate gear needed for you family, trip planing for families, and ways to have fun while kayaking with your kids.

(Instructor’s Notes: I have been kayaking with my kids since they were 4 years old and they are now 9 and 13 years old. We do everything from simple flat water day trips to multi day kayak camping trips. This class will give you skills you need to safely kayak with children of all ages.)

This class is taught at Padre Park.

Kids 8 and older will be in their own kayaks. We have 2 tandem (2 person kayaks) for those parents who will be bringing a child between the ages of 5 and 7.

If you have any questions about this class please call 210-383-0872

Price $125 (1 adult & 1 child) $80 (per adult no child)

Click book now to see a calendar with dates and time for this class!