Basic Canoe Skills Course

Whether by yourself or with the whole family, canoeing is a wonderful way to explore and enjoy the water! Maine's network of waterways is an endless source of outdoor fun.

We will meet at the shop in Freeport and start with by getting acquainted, having a quick discussion equipment needs and safety. We'll head out on the water, we teach proper techniques for launching, landing, paddle strokes, and boat maneuvers. This course will give you the skills and confidence to set out exploring Maine's gorgeous lakes and rivers this season! 

Our on-water courses provide an excellent learning environment. Our guides and instructors have many years of experience in the elements and enjoy sharing their expertise in classes like this one.

Let's grab the canoe(s) and explore more.

Questions about this class? Get in touch!