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Kayaking

Kayak Lesson in Detroit

Kayak Lesson in Detroit

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Louise is busy satisfying a great wanderlust to explore the wild regions of our Great Lakes and Salt Seas. Her heart’s home is along the rocky shores of Lake Superior: surfing, rock gardening, and living out of her kayak. Louise teaches Euro and Greenland Traditional paddling/rolling/touring, in rough or calm water. Her special niche is adapting the sport for a wide range of people’s ages and…
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What we’ll do

Guests will learn basic kayaking skills for recreational and sea kayaks. Start with proper kayak and gear fit and how to launch your kayak from shore. After assisting guests with the proper fit the instructors will guide each student through the steps of a wet exit (how to get out of your kayak in case of a capsize.) Then work on the basic kayak strokes: going forward, stopping, reversing and…

What else you should know

Bring water clothing (no cotton, rash guards and board shorts are ideal), water shoes, a towel and a change of clothing.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Kayak Life Jacket and Paddle

What to bring

Water clothing
Water shoes
Change of Clothing
Towel

Where you'll be

The class will be taught in the protected area off of Belle Isle Kayak Beach on Belle Isle Park, Detroit, Michigan.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend. A State of Michigan Recreation Passport is required for entry onto Belle Isle.

More tips

Bring water clothing (no cotton, rash guards and board shorts are ideal), water shoes, a towel and a change of clothing.
Tiffany
Kayak Lesson in Detroit
New experience
$123/person
New experience
$123/person