This course is all about getting you comfortable enough in and around a kayak to hop on the opportunity to paddle when it arises. This course is located in Westerville Community Center's Pool so you can learn the basics in a controlled, warm environment. These are small classes, no more than 8 students, so it is a great time for specialized instruction that goes beyond the basics.
In this course we will:
Get comfortable in the kayak
Learn how to get in and out of your boat
Learn how to go forward, backward, stop, turn left, turn right, and turn sideways
Practice and apply paddle strokes
Talk about safety considerations
Westerville Community Center
Indoor Pool (Just ask the desk attendant where the pool is)
350 N Cleveland Ave, Westerville, OH 43082
Need a ride? Meet us at Clintonville Outfitters at 4:15 and send Erin an email at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know you are riding along in our 12 passenger Adventure Van. If you need anything the day of the course, call Erin at 937-554-8048.
*PFD’s/Lifejackets must be worn while on water
*Always carry water
**We will announce any cancelations due to weather at least two hours in advance on our website. Check event status on our website, or call the shop 614-447-8902
*Dress to get wet; shoes are highly recommended
***Online registration closes 24 hours ahead of event or when full. Call the shop to see if there are any vacancies.
Clintonville Outfitters' Cancellation Policy
A lot of planning and prep go into making these programs the best possible experience that you can have. Due to that, we have to implement a cancellation policy that will ensure costs are covered and all participants get the most out of the program.
Cancel up to 30 Days in Advance – 100% Refund
Cancel up to 14 days in Advance – 75% Refund
Cancel up to 7 days in Advance - 50% Refund
Cancel 48 hours in Advance – No Refund