34510 US Hwy 6, Edwards, Colorado
Hours: 9am - 6pm | 7 days/week
Questions? Call: 970-926-3867
Course starts with an evening or afternoon lake session and progresses to full days on the Colorado river. You will learn effective paddling techniques, paddle strokes, river reading skills, bracing, ferries, eddy turns, peel outs, surfing, personal and group safety techniques. Two day class consists of one lake session and one full river day($175). Three day has one extra day on the river for only $99 more! (3 students required for the extra day) The extra day on the river makes a big difference in developing skills and building confidence. If you have the time, DO IT!!
Beginner River Class is offered 4 times a week all summer long!
Mon/Tues class- 5pm lake/ full day river
Reserve your spot today: 1-970-926-3867
All equipment provided.
Sit-on-top Kayak Trip
Maximum of 12 people per trip. Minimum of 2.
**(Must be at least 12 years old and accompanied be an adult)**
Length of Activity:1/2 Day on the Upper Colorado River
Pick-up times: 9:00am & 2:00pm
Days: Trips offered 7 days a week
Cost: $89.00ea (3 or more) 2 only- $109.00ea
Advance reservations required.
Cancellation Policy: 48 hrs
One-Day Intensive Beginner Class
Private class rates apply: 1-$295, 2- $225 each, 3-5 $189 each, 6+ $169
Ages 14 & up!
Beginner Lake Class
Receive more personalized instruction and attention with a private lesson. A lower student to instructor ratio translates into faster progression. As you progress, try many different river sections from Class I to IV. Private lessons allow you to choose the techniques and skills that you need to focus on.
Design your own class, or choose from our popular options:
One Day Intensive Beginner Class
Intermediate River Class
At the Avon Recreation Center
February - October
Learn to roll the right way the first time!
Learn to roll. By taking a class you will avoid developing bad habits and rolling will be much easier. We will teach you the sweep or C to C roll. We can also teach you an offside, hand or back deck roll. Learn to roll the correct and efficient way. We have taught over 3000 students how to roll. Our progression works!
July , 2012
Class consists of a pool roll class, flat water technique training & 2 full days on the river. This is a great class to help you to the next level and is taught through Colorado Mountain College Vail Campus.
Sign up through Colorado Mountain College: 1-970-569-2900
Anyone who has taken a beginner river class with Alpine Kayak may participate in Beginner Paddle Club.
Once you have completed a beginner course with Alpine Kayak, come join us at paddle club! This twice a week clinic is a great way to improve upon the skills you have already learned. Instructors paddle with the club to offer tips on how to improve your boating. This is a casual atmosphere is a great way to meet other paddlers.