Kayaking Try-out Course

This course is for those who have not paddled kayak before. The focus is on getting to know kayak and equipment as well as basic paddle technology and safety. We will jointly train the basics and go on a short ride.

  • Time: Monday 16-17:30
  • Location: Snapens open air farm / bath in Mariestad (Google Maps ”Snapen 2”)
  • Number of participants: 2-6
  • Swimming skills 200 m are required
  • Minimum age 18 years or 12 years in the guardian’s party
  • Price: 490 SEK
  • Rent a kayak for the rest of the day for SEK 100

The following may be useful depending on the weather conditions:

Swimsuit or swimwear 
Water resistant shoes / sandals if you do not want to paddle barefoot 
Thin windproof jacket 
A base in wool or functional material 
Cap as protection against the sun 
Strap to any glasses
Water bottle 
A complete change