Is this your summer to get out on the water?  Then go on a guided tour of False Creek or English Bay by kayak.

Kayaking

Canada Day – Free Kayak/SUP Demos
Friday, Jul 1
11:00 AM-3:00 PM
FREE
As part of the celebration of Canada Day, the False Creek Community Centre is offering FREE Canada Day Kayak and SUP Demos.  It is an excellent opportunity to try your hand at kayaking and SUP.  Friendly, professional staff are on hand to guide you through your first kayaking and SUP experience, passing on knowledge and answering any questions you may have.  Demos held in the sheltered waters of False Creek.

Family Kayak Sampler!
Friday, Jul 3, 31, Aug 7, 28
9:30 AM-12:00 PM
$75.00 /session REGISTER HERE
Great parent-child activity! Learn from a certified instructor about kayak equipment and safety issues and learn a few elementary kayak paddling strokes. Then go on a guided tour of False Creek or English Bay by kayak. No experience necessary. Ages 13-18 must be in a double kayak with and adult 19+. Session will run rain or shine. Dress appropriately for the weather. You may get very wet so bring a dry change of clothes! A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.

Intro to Kayaking (Basic Strokes & Capsize Recoveries)
Thursday, Jul 2 or Aug 6
9:30 AM-3:30 PM
$150.00/session REGISTER HERE
This is a comprehensive introductory kayaking course and a pre-requisite for the Kayak Club. Learn from a certified kayak instructor about equipment and safety issues and learn several basic paddling strokes, such as forward and reverse stroke, sweep strokes, draw stroke, spray skirts, wet exits, assisted and solo re-entries. Session will run rain or shine – Dress appropriately for the weather and for repeated underwater dunking. You will get very wet so bring a dry change of clothes! Youth 13-18 must be accompanied by a participating adult. Participants are eligible for the Kayak Club upon successful completion of Intro to Kayaking and can receive a 50% discount on a one month membership when joining within two weeks of course completion. A waiver form is required prior to starting session.

Kayak Sampler
Thursdays, Jul 7, 14, 21, Aug 4, 11, 18
5:30 PM-8:30 PM
$75.00 /session REGISTER HERE

Kayak Sampler
Saturdays, Jul 9 , 23, Aug 13, 27
9:30 AM-12:30 PM
$75.00/session REGISTER HERE
Learn from a certified instructor about kayak equipment and safety issues and learn a few elementary kayak paddling strokes. Then go on a guided tour of False Creek or English Bay by kayak. No experience necessary. Session will run rain or shine. Dress appropriately for the weather. You may get very wet so bring a dry change of clothes! A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.

False Creek Kayak Day Trip!
Sunday, Jul 10 or Aug 14
9:30 AM-2:30 PM
$140.00/session REGISTER HERE
Explore False Creek and English Bay by kayak with a certified guide. Prior experience, such as our Kayak Sampler, is advised. Session will run rain or shine. Dress appropriately for the weather. You may get very wet so bring a dry change of clothes! Bring your own lunch. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.