Return to Sports Offered

Kayaking - Basic Skills Course

Sport Info

Additional information about Basic Kayaking Skills Course!


# of People on the Water

Instructor to participant ratio is 1:8.

Mandatory Requirements


1) Please read the COVID-19 Protocols for Kayaking here:

2) Same day wellness checks “COVID-19 Self Screening” must be completed by prior to participation.

3) Paddlers must maintain physical distancing of 2-meters before, during and after the paddle. This includes arriving on-site, kayaking, and leaving the area. 

Required Equipment

Includes all kayaking equipment, dry bags for personal belongings, introductory lesson, national park permits and certified guides.



There are two rules:

1) Participants must have fun!

2) Please arrive 10 minutes early as the class begins at 5:00pm sharp.


1000 Islands Kayaking Location

Kayaking programs operate in partnership with the 1000 Islands Kayaking, located in Gananoque (110 Kate Street).

Gananoque and the 1000 Islands offer the best and most enjoyable kayaking in all of Ontario.

Only a 20 minute drive from Kingston!

1000 Islands Kayaking 

110 Kate Street, Gananoque