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Testimonials

"Wanted to say thanks! I had friends from California in town for a wildland fire management meeting and they wanted to kayak real Florida. Our trip on Durbin Creek was perfect! Thanks for making it all happen! ..."



Steven Miller

Adventure Kayak Florida

500 Wonderwood Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32233

(904) 404-6177

info@adventurekayakflorida.com


Kayak Lessons

Skills courses by American Canoe Association certified instructors


So you bought a kayak, now what? To really get the full enjoyment and maximize your investment, you might want to consider taking an introductory lesson.  

If you have yet to buy a kayak then one of our kayak training courses is a must. Your ability to select the proper type of kayak will be greatly enhanced once you know how a kayak is supposed to perform. The small price of our training course could save you "big time" from buying the wrong boat.

Our beginner courses cover the basics needed to get out there and enjoy this great sport. With proper training you'll realize better techniques with regard to various touring and turning strokes. No longer will your arms tire out after short trips. You'll gain better directional control of your kayak especially in windy conditions. And most importantly, acquire from us the proper safety knowledge necessary before setting out on all your great adventures.

Adventure Kayak Florida kayaking skills courses are based upon the learning curriculum of the American Canoe Association (ACA), a national nonprofit organization founded in 1880 serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling;

Skills courses by American Canoe Association certified instructors


So you bought a kayak, now what? To really get the full enjoyment and maximize your investment, you might want to consider taking an introductory lesson.  

If you have yet to buy a kayak then one of our kayak training courses is a must. Your ability to select the proper type of kayak will be greatly enhanced once you know how a kayak is supposed to perform. The small price of our training course could save you "big time" from buying the wrong boat.

Our beginner courses cover the basics needed to get out there and enjoy this great sport. With proper training you'll realize better techniques with regard to various touring and turning strokes. No longer will your arms tire out after short trips. You'll gain better directional control of your kayak especially in windy conditions. And most importantly, acquire from us the proper safety knowledge necessary before setting out on all your great adventures.

Adventure Kayak Florida kayaking skills courses are based upon the learning curriculum of the American Canoe Association (ACA), a national nonprofit organization founded in 1880 serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling;
The following tours are offered...
Quickstart Your Kayak Workshop | Check Availability »
Hanna Park, Jacksonville, Florida
Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 3 hours (10am to 1pm)
Price: $65.00 / Person

Introductory workshop to learn the fundamentals for safe and enjoyable kayaking experiences that emphasizes safety, enjoyment and skill acquisition for entry level paddlers.

Click here for the ACA course outline.


Level 1: Introduction to Kayaking Course | Check Availability »
Hanna Park, Jacksonville, Florida
Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 6-8 hours (10am to ~5:30pm)
Price: $95.00 / Person

This is the best course to take if you want to develop a solid foundation for all your future kayaking ventures.

Course includes the Kayak Quickstart topics plus wet exits, self and assisted rescues, and advanced manuevers. Come ready to get wet and have a good time on this skill and confidence building class. No experience necessary.

Click here for ACA course outline.