5 Day Whitewater Kayaking Course
5 day skills focused beginner to intermediate kayak trip in the Canadian Rockies.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Aquabatics Calgary 5 Day Whitewater camp is a whitewater kayak instructional program based in Kananaskis Country, Alberta

GOALS

The aim of this program is to immerse participants in whitewater kayak instruction for 5 days.  Over this time frame our instructors will polish current skills and introduce new ones, under the framework of fun and safety with the ultimate goal of improving participants whitewater paddling ability.  We strive to help paddlers improve their technical paddling ability, experience new rivers and impart our knowledge and passion for whitewater to all guests.

Aside from the paddling we aim to provide great food, unique accommodations and to give guests a great paddling holiday in the Rocky Mountains.

OUTCOMES

After completing this course participants can expect to have improved on the skills they wanted to work on and, to have been introduced to and practised many others.  Our holistic approach to kayak instruction will include elements of river safety, technical skills, scouting, group dynamics/communications and much more.

The scope of the program is nearly endless and our instructors will continually ask what paddlers want to work on and will facilitate that learning

NOTE:  We run this program as a beginner and intermediate option.  Please identify your paddling exprience/ability in your registration.  This will help us select the group you will paddle with.