Beginner's Canoe/Kayak Lesson
This class is geared towards paddlers who have never been in a canoe or kayak before and would like to begin venturing into the world of paddling. This class will cover the basics of maintaining safety and stability while entering and exiting the canoe or kayak as well as basic paddle strokes and techniques for maneuvering and propelling your vessel. This class will take place in the in the still water of Vermilionville’s Petit Bayou where paddlers can practice their paddle strokes in the safety of our pond. The cost is $7 per person; this covers our vessel rental fee and paddle guide/instructor fee. Max capacity is 20 persons per class no exceptions. Class times 9:00 am – 11:00 am, we will meet at Vermilionville (300 Fisher Road, Lafayette, LA 70508). To register, click here, or contact Greg at Environmental@BayouVermilionDistrict.org or call 337-233-4077 ext. 215.