Paddling School

Introduction to Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Always wanted to try Stand Up Paddling, but not on your own? Up North  Adventures is now offering SUP lessons throughout June and July! As one of the most versatile water sports, there is a board for everyone. No previous paddling experience required.

Duration: 3 Hours – 6:30pm to 9:30pm
2019 Course Dates: June 18, July 16
Price: $65.00 per person + 5% GST
Includes: Boards, gear and equipment provided

Are you an adventurous women and would like to join other fun seeking ladies? Come and join us for our Women’s only Stand Up Paddle Boarding course:

Duration: 3 Hours – 6:30pm to 9:30pm
2018 Course Dates: July 9
Price: $65.00 per person + 5% GST
Includes: Boards, gear and equipment provided

Introduction to Kayaking

Have you ever wanted to learn how to kayak? Or just want to brush up on some skills? Join our experienced instructors for an evening on a beautiful Yukon lake! This three hour clinic will give you all the skills you need to enter and exit the kayak, launch and land, basic strokes, equipment choices and trip planning. A perfect start to this exciting sport! All boats and gear provided.

Duration: 3 Hours – 6:30pm to 9:30pm
2019 Course Dates: May 28, June 11, July 30
Price: $65.00 per person + 5% GST
Includes: Boats, gear and equipment provided

Introduction to Canoeing

Introduction to CanoeingWhat could be more Canadian than the image of exploring water ways by canoe? If the very thought fills you with doubt or concern, then join our introduction to canoeing course.

During this three hour evening course your experienced instructor will introduce you to the “Art of Canoeing” with how to safely launch, land, paddling techniques, turn both ways, and tips and tricks to get your season started for self-guided adventures.

Duration: 3 hours – 6:30pm to 9:30pm
2019 Course Dates: May 21, June 4, July 23
Price: $65.00 per person + 5% GST
Includes: Boats, gear and equipment provided

Private Introduction to Paddling Courses:

Is your group getting ready for a big adventure down one of the many great rivers here in the Yukon? Would you like to brush up on a few skills before the start of your season? Join one of our private half day courses and let one of our experienced and knowledgeable instructors show you the ropes of basic paddling techniques, river reading, rescue skills, and trip packing. This course can be for canoeing, kayaking, or standup paddle boarding and are available to book per request. If this sounds like something you might be interested in please contact us and we will be happy to help you arrange a course.

This is a private course, by request only.

Duration: Half Day
2019 Course Dates: Upon Request – 9:00am or 1:00pm
Price: $175.00 per person + 5% GST (minimum of 2)
Includes: Boats, gear and equipment provided

Sign up for your lesson by contacting us at school@upnorthadventures.com