Intro to Kayaking Half Day

from £40.00

Adventure Carrick is perfectly located to explore some of South West Scotland’s finest coastlines and inland lochs. Our qualified instructors frequently run kayaking sessions for those wanting to give the activity a try.  We have a variety of boats according to the kind of journey you might want to take and will provide you with all the equipment you need.

  • Suitable for
    Adults, Beginners, Children 7yrs plus, Families, Newcomers
  • Group Size Medium Group
    6-10 People
  • Skill
    • 6/8
  • Thrill
    • 4/8
  • Chill
    • 3/8
All about the Intro to Kayaking Half Day.

Our intro to Kayaking sessions are suitable for those who have always found the appeal of journeying by kayak but just not quite had the basics mastered.  Intro sessions are based on flat water within sheltered areas and lead by qualified and experienced British Canoe Union instructors.

The package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this activity?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Kayak and Paddle
  • Spray deck
  • 5mm full wetsuits
  • Buoyancy aid
Whats not included in this activity.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Towel
  • Shoes
  • Accommodation
  • Transport (unless booked as a group)

Our experienced and friendly instructors are BCU (British Canoe Union) SCA (Scottish Canoe Association) accredited. Our team of instructors are also very familiar with the venues we operate.

The half day INTRO session is designed as a fun introduction to Kayaking and aims to cover the basics of:

Managing and setting up equipment (PPE, Setting up Kayak, how to carry boats safely etc)

Safely launching and egressing the water

Paddling skills (Balancing, forwards paddling, backwards paddling, steering skills)

Safety skills (Capsize activities and

Environmental awareness (choosing where to paddle, weather awareness, etc)

Kayak development activities and games

Full day Kayaking EXPLORER

Hire a Kayak and enjoy the freedom!!

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