Introduction To Canoeing
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Introduction To Canoeing

  • Paddle
  • Canoeing
  • Beginner
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Overview

You'll cover all the basics of handling an open canoe on solo journeys and as part of a tandem crew during this five day course. What's more, you'll consolidate your new-found skills against the fantastic backdrop of North Wales estuaries, tranquil rivers and simple whitewater.

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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

You'll gain confidence and see your solo and tandem boat handling skills develop and improve.

Itinerary

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

What to Expect


You'll start off in tandem canoes developing the foundation skills to move these around effectively. As the week progresses, you'll have the opportunity to develop your skills on various journeys taking in slow moving rivers, lakes. Later in the week, you'll progress to faster moving rivers. You'll also have the option to spend some time paddling solo.

Experience Required

None required

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

Chris Evans

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified, staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development. What's more, you'll have access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing to use whilst honing your chosen skills. This gives you the perfect opportunity to test out that new piece of kit you've had your eye on. You just bring yourself, your 'can do' attitude, and determination to achieve excellence.

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

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Length
5 Days
Start Date
8th April, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£583
Length
5 Days
Start Date
6th May, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£583
Length
5 Days
Start Date
27th May, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£583
Length
5 Days
Start Date
8th July, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£583
Length
5 Days
Start Date
26th August, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£583
This course will help you become

a commited open canoeist with the skills to match

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