CAD Canoe level 2

Advanced Canoeing

Course includes:

This course is designed for people with some river paddling experience. We will paddle grade II rivers in solo or tandem canoes. A campout may be involved. Participants should be prepared to swim. Instruction covers basic canoe strokes on lakes, river reading, canoe strokes on rivers, ferrying and rescues, river travel, stroke improvement, running rapids and safety. Course provides you with the necessary skills to maneuver through Class III rapids.


1st course: May 22-24
2nd course: May 29-31
3rd course: July 17-19

Groups often camp out in Haines Junction rather than driving back to Whitehorse.


Friday Evening: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. City Intake
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Takhini River
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Kathleen River


All equipment.
Cost: $295 CAD per person

Prices are subject to change without notice. 5% GST applicable to all prices.