Hi there @Jagreenaud06 !

Thanks for reaching out to the Community!  Getting the whole family out on the water sounds like an exciting adventure! There is a great article on this topic in our Expert Advice section. Take a look and in the meantime I am going to tag some of our water experts that might like to weigh in on the topic!

@REI-JohnJ @REI-EricP 

At REI, we believe time outside is fundamental to a life well lived.