Learn to Kayak Class
$75 for REI Members
$95 for non-members
- Minimum age 14
- Group size 8 people
This class will introduce you to the fundamentals of kayaking in a comfortable setting and at a relaxed pace. You will learn about proper strokes and paddling technique, and get the chance to practice these new skills on a beautiful, local waterway. REI's expert guides will also teach the basics of water safety, trip planning, and how to have an enjoyable time on the water. This is a great way to build a new skill set or improve upon what you already know about kayaking. REI provides kayaks, paddles and all necessary safety equipment.
- Learn how to launch and stay comfortable in a kayak
- Practice the forward, reverse, and sweep paddle strokes
- Get exposure to the fundamentals of on the water safety
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If you have any issues, please contact us: Monday-Thursday 10am-5pm @ 1-877-819-3813; or Friday-Saturday-Sunday on our after-hours phone @ 1-877-819-3813. Our email is monitored Monday-Friday: Atlanta-OS@rei.com. This event operates in Eastern Standard Time.