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June 21, 2024

Kayak Kollege (6/21 Whalon Lake)

Whalon Lake • Royce Road NapervilleIL  60565 Organized by Forest Preserve District of Will County
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We're sorry, but this program is over. The last meeting was Friday, June 21, 2024.

This workshop, led by American Canoe Association certified instructors, introduces participants to the sport of kayaking on flat water. Specific instruction and safety topics are covered on shore. Paddle strokes are demonstrated, and the variety of kayak types are discussed. Wet exits are demonstrated by instructors on the water, and there will be time allotted to try out some paddling strokes. All equipment is provided. Personal kayaks are welcome. Wear clothing that can get wet, including water shoes or old gym shoes. Consider bringing sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle. No previous experience is required.

$35 per person.

Ages 12 or older. (Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.)


If you have any questions, please call us at 815-722-4121.

If you, or your family member’s, experience in the program would be improved with the addition of reasonable inclusive accommodations please follow this link for a request page: Request an accommodation or inclusion service.

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Registration required

Location

Whalon Lake Preserve at Whalon Lake

When

June 21, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Friday

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Age and Gender

Ages 12-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Whalon Lake

Royce Road NapervilleIL  60565

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