Private Session: Learn to Kayak

9:00am1:00pm

$330 for REI Members

$418 for non-members

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Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Minimum age 14
  • Group size 1 people

Book a private session and you'll get this entire experience all to yourself--and up to three additional friends or family members. You'll enjoy more one-on-one time with the guide/instructor, more flexibility throughout the session, and a more personal experience for everyone who joins you. Price covers all costs for up to 4 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

What to bring with you

Notes

PLEASE NOTE: Only one person will register for this course, but this private session allows a total group size of 4 people. Invite family members or friends to join you! A Local Experiences team member will contact you ahead of the course to learn more about your group size. If you have any questions please contact us M-F between 9am-4pm at 1 (877) 819-3807 or SanFranciso-OS@rei.com

Map image of Richmond Marina: Public Boat Launch

More directions and information

Parking is free except in the lot closed to boat ramp which costs $10. There is a restroom at the Richmond Marina Office.