Paddle Flatts Kayaking will be offering kayak instruction (kayaks provided) on Saturdays Jan 9th, Jan 23rd and March 5th from 5:00-6:00pm in the Main Pool. Limited space so please reserve your spot. $12 per person register in advance. Call for more information.
January 9th, 23rd & March 5th, Saturdays 5:00-6:00pm Cost $12/person
Youth can try kayaking in a controlled and safe environment. Sessions are held in the YMCA lap pool and last 1 1/2 hours. Kids will lean boating safety, how to hold and use a kayak paddle, and safely entering and exiting a kayak. Then they will spend about an hour furthering their kayaking skills through fun races, games, and playtime set to the beat of energetic music.
Adult pool kayaking is a fun way for adults to try kayaking in a controlled and safe environment. Come spend a kid-free, relaxing hour and a half learning how to kayak in the YMCA lap pool. Adults will learn boating safety, how to hold and use a kayak paddle, and safely entering and exiting a kayak. Then they will spend about an hour furthering their kayaking skills through interactive instruction and group games set to the beat of music. *First time kayakers and active seniors are encouraged to participate.*
February through May:
Bring your own kayaks on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, 4:45 to 6:00pm $5 for members, $10 for program members. Instruction on rolling and basic skills provided by a certified instructor. If you have not registered in advance, you must arrive before 4:30pm to sign up and pay. A few extra kayaks will be available, call for more information.