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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, Unit #9
Jacksonville, FL 32233

(904) 246-7221

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...
Introduction to Kayaking Course - Friday, May 20, 2022 | Check Availability »
Location: Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park 500 Wonderwood Dr., Jacksonville, Florida 32233
Difficulty: Moderate
Duration: 6 hours (9am to 3pm)
Price: $85.00 / Person

This course is designed as a comprehensive program emphasizing safety, enjoyment and skill acquisition for entry level individuals. The course will cover such things as equipment, safe paddling, basic strokes, entry and exit off of the water, wet exits, self and assisted rescues, and advanced maneuvers It is designed for flat water paddling near shore.