Beginning Whitewater Kayak Instruction: Series A


Beginning Whitewater Kayak Instruction: Series A

Paddling Date: Thu May 17, 2018 - Sun May 20, 2018

Experience the excitement of whitewater kayaking in a fun and supportive environment with an outstanding group of paddlers. Students will learn basic kayak strokes, maneuvers, and water safety skills on a local pond in Concord, then travel to the river during a weekend trip for a two-day instructional trip on Class 1-2 whitewater. Beginner Instructionals are taught in accordance to American Canoe Association (ACA) standards for Whitewater Kayaking. Students must be comfortable on and in the water and able to transport their own gear. Dates: May 17(eve) and May 19-20 (weekend). Tuition: $150/$170, Member/Non-Members. (-$40 with own gear) Camping/meals (~$50) not included. To apply, send your name, address, day and evening phone numbers, email, AMC membership number, height & weight (for boat assignment), and Series preference (A, B, C) to: Beginner Kayak Registrar, c/o Chris Rolt, 39 Oliva ct. Stoughton ma 02072. Include a check payable to "AMC Paddlers Committee" for payment. If you do not have an email address, please include a self-addressed/stamped envelope for course mailings. To make payments by credit card, go to
For questions about the class, please e-mail

Activity Category: Instruction (Skills), Paddling, Paddling - Whitewater
Region: Massachusetts, Berkshires
State: MA
Leader: Chris Rolt (E-mail Chris Rolt), Melanie Rausch (E-mail Melanie Rausch), James McLoud (E-mail James McLoud)
Registrar: Chris Rolt
External Link:
Trip Location: Concord, MA & Charlemont, MA
Registration Required: Yes
Keywords: Paddle, kayak, whitewater, introduction, water, paddling, boat, river, thrill, excitement,
Status: Open


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