34510 US Hwy 6, Edwards, Colorado
Hours: 9am - 6pm | 7 days/week
Questions? Call: 970-926-3867
Course starts with a flat- water 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 flat- water 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 every other weekend all summer long!
Sat class- morning flat-water/ afternoon river
Reserve your spot today: 970-928-9949
All equipment provided.
Sit-on-top Kayak Trip
Maximum of 10 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 Colorado River
Start times: 9:00am & 1:00pm
Days: Trips offered 7 days a week
Cost: $79.00ea (3 or more) 2 only- $95ea
Advance reservations required.
Cancellation Policy: 48 hrs Call 970.928.9949
One-Day Intensive Beginner Class
Private class rates apply: 1-$295, 2- $225 each, 3+ $189 each.
Ages 12 & up!
Beginner Flat-Water 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 , 2011
Class consists of a pool roll class & 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:
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 others at your same ability and to get out on the river. Paddle any of our available rental boats, including the 2011 Dagger, Perception, Pyranha, Wave Sport, Liquid Logic and Jackson Kayak demos. This is a great way to try out new boats to see which one is right for you.
If you would like to join us every week, we suggest a season pass. For $179 you can come to as many paddle clubs as you like for the entire 2011 season.
Have your own gear and have taken a beginner class from Alpine Kayak? Sign up for paddle club and join us on the river for FREE!
Registration is required. Call 970-926-3867 to sign up for this week’s paddle club. Please mention at time of booking if you prefer a particular boat.
Beginner Paddle Club Class I-II:
Intermediate Paddle Club:
This is class III Paddle Club. This is not a class, just a group of friends getting together to go paddle local rivers!!
You must already possess Class III kayaking skills and have a reliable river roll. If you are interested in learning to kayak class III we suggest a intermediate class or a private lesson.
*ACA Instructor Workshop*
Tuesday Night Class III Paddle Club
Teva Mountain Games - Vail, Colorado
All or part of this operation is conducted on Public Lands under special permit from the Bureau of Land Management.
Operating under permit by the White River National Forest.
Equal Opportunity Service Provider.
P.O. Box 3127
Vail, CO 81658