Yukon's Paddle Instruction Experts
Intro to Moving Water
Intro to Moving Water     $199 +gst

Our flagship course. Students will be introduced to moving water fundamentals. Skills learned will be used in all future paddling. This is the place to start if you have never taken a canoe course even if you have paddled all your life. We make sure everyone leaves with new skills.

In this 2 ½ day course you will learn canoe strokes, equipment, front & back ferries, eddy turns, reading the river and canoe safety. This is a moving water course and not a Whitewater course. A perfect place to start for any river paddling you may want to do. 

If you have never taken a moving water course before this is the course to start with.

Course runs Thurs evening on Flatwater 6:30-10pm (Except a few courses  which will run Friday evening. 

Saturday is split between a local lake and the Yukon River in Whitehorse. 9am to 4 pm

Sunday on the Takhini River putting in at Takhini River Campround on Kusawa Lake Road. 9 am to 6pm

We focus on providing good technique so you can maximize your enjoyment on the water and leave with skills in your paddler's toolbox.

All equipment is provided with the exception of footwear. 

Foot wear and Drysuits available for rent. 

Dates:Please see Course Schedule on Main page or on Course Registration Form for Dates of Current Courses. 

We can also do custom dates if these dates do not work for you.  If you are coming from out of Town and Friday evenings work better for you please contact us. We may be able to make arrangements.


 867-667-BOAT      info@yukancanoe.com