Introduction To Kayaking - 5 Day
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Introduction To Kayaking - 5 Day

  • Paddle
  • Beginner
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Overview

Kayaking is a great way to get out exploring on rivers and lakes. Their quietness allows you to get up close to wildlife.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

The aim is that you'll develop a good paddling technique and confidence in the water, along with learning; | | Basic kayaking manoeuvres | Capsize drill | Rescue techniques | White water techniques | Sea kayaking techniques | Journeying on sea, rivers, and white water | Safety principles of kayaking

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


On the first day you'll concentrate on developing good paddling technique and water confidence, using the local lake, river and our heated indoor pool. We'll then explore the spectacular coastline and rivers of North Wales, as we develop your paddling skills and confidence even further.


Experience Required

There are no formal pre-requisites for this course.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

Start the booking process by selecting a course date, then adjust your details to suit your requirements.

Course Start Date
Duration
Spaces available
Cost*
Course Start Date
22nd August, 2022
Duration
5 Days
Spaces available
3
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£522.00
Residential:
£777.00
Course Start Date
29th August, 2022
Duration
5 Days
Spaces available
4
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£522.00
Residential:
£777.00
Course Start Date
20th March, 2023
Duration
5 Days
Spaces available
6
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£522.00
Residential:
£777.00

*If your course is based at Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, residential prices include catering from the morning of your course start date and cover the duration of your course, accommodation starts on the night before your course commences to the morning of the last day of your booking.

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