ACA Kids Kayak Class Garretson South Dakota

ACA Kids Kayak Class Garretson South Dakota

Sioux Empire Paddlers will be hosting their first ever Kayaking for Kids Classes in Garretson South Dakota. Your child will learn about water safety, life jacket safety, strokes, sweeps, draws, and anatomy of the kayak and paddle. We will have fun games to play while learning paddling skills and safety at the same time. Our class instructors are ACA (American Canoe Association) Level II Certified River Kayak Instructors with an up to date First Aid and CPR certification.


What: Kayak class for children. Life jackets, paddles, and kayaks will be provided

Time: 6pm to 8pm

Where: Split Rock Park upstream of the dam Who: 5 students MAX, 7-13 year olds under 135lbs

Cost: $35.00 per student $25.00 if Sioux Empire Paddler Member


Students are recommend to have the following for class:

Parent or guardian along to sign insurance waiver

Students must be able to swim and feel comfortable getting wet

Clothes they feel comfortable getting in the water with

Extra clothes to change into after the class

Sun block

Plenty of Water

Please provide any allergies your child may have and if they require an Epipen to be close by

Disclosure: There will not be any refunds on the class; unless the class is canceled because of weather or flooding waters.

For private lessons or lessons on the weekend please email us at

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