Learn to kayak in the paradise of deep basalt gorges covered in thick moss, tropical blue rivers flowing from snow-capped volcanoes, and whitewater rapids resembling roller coasters. World class kayaking instructors will teach you all the skills you'll need, from basic to advanced kayaking techinques, in variety of settings.
Experience the thrill of this amazing sport whilst enjoying comfortable riverside facilities, including dedicated rolling pool and classroom space, an incredible variety of rivers, right in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge. With your own personal instructor teaching you the skills to shoot those rapids, you'll soon be paddling like a pro.
Nothing can beat private instruction for learning a new skill fast. And when that skill is white water kayaking then you need to learn as quickly as you can the techniques you'll need to keep afloat! World class instructors will take beginners to the more advanced and hone kayaking skills to get you paddling like never before. Here's just a few things you can expect from your thrilling day river side:
The private kayaking course begins at the riverside headquarters. There, your instructor will take the time to help you determine a set of goals for the day's instruction. From there, you will take it to the water. The instructors will chose the most appropriate stretches of river for your day, sometimes splitting morning and afternoon sessions between different locations depending on the student's needs. Once on the river, the itinerary of skills and strokes is entirely up to the student and instructor.