On Saturday, June 22nd, Bull Shoals-White River State Park will have an Introduction to Kayaking Course from 10am until 4pm. Learn the basics of kayaking; learn about safety, the gear, the laws, the different kayaking strokes and how to make a wet exit (optional) and rescue. There will be 1-2 hour of dry land and 3-4 hours on the water.
Meeting place the James A. Gaston Visitor Center, (session will be held at Brown’s Beach area). There is a $35 fee for this program. There are limited spaces available, so register soon. Registration is at the James A. Gaston Visitor Center, if calling with Credit/Debit card the number is 870-445-3629. If under 13 must be accompanied by an adult, if under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign.
Wear clothes you may get wet and water shoes or shoes you may get wet and bring a water bottle/drink or snacks and lunch for the session. Dress for the weather, no cancellations due to inclimate weather, in the event of severe weather with lighting you will be refunded.
All gear is provided, you may bring your own kayak, paddle and vest, let us know at the time of registration - fee is the same.