Introduction to Whitewater Kayaking -Chattahoochee River

Duration: Full Day
Price: $130
Location: Atlanta, GA
2019 Dates: Available Soon

This workshop introduces the understanding of:
• Boat design
• Whitewater gear and proper fit
• River terminology
• Boat safety

Skills you will acquire include:
• Forward and reverse paddling
• Moving your kayak sideways
• Balancing and intentionally leaning (or edging) your kayak
• Safely exiting a capsized kayak

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Below is a general itinerary overview of a typical program. Our experienced instructors tailor the workshop to the goals and needs of the group.

Day Time and Location Objective
Day 1 9:00am: NOC Powers Island Outpost Meet Instructor, Complete Paperwork & Discuss Program Goals
9:45 AM: NOC Powers Island Gear & Boat Brief Overview and Selection
10:00 AM: Lake Paddling Fundamentals & Skills
12:00 PM Riverside Lunch
1:00 PM: River Apply Skills Learned on Moving Water
4:30 PM: NOC Powers Island End Time


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