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Beginner Group Kayak Instruction

This 2-hour kayak instruction course is designed to introduce beginner paddlers to the sport of kayaking. Our goal is to provide novice paddlers with the basic skills necessary to kayak on Lake Norman and the other area lakes.  The first hour includes on the water training with an instructor and an additional hour kayak rental for you to practice the basic skills.

This includes:

  • Small group instruction
  • Parts of a kayak
  • Equipment use
  • Navigation
  • Water safety
  • Body positioning
  • Strokes and paddling techniques
  • Getting in and out of the kayak
  • Advanced paddling techniques
Lake Norman, NC