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Whitewater Kayaking | Ohiopyle, PA - $195.00

The purpose of this course is to provide an experiential learning environment to develop an awareness of skills needed for whitewater kayaking and overnight camping. We will work on fundamentals of reading water, equipment use, scouting to identify river dangers, and running rapids. Course participants must know how to swim and can expect class 1-2 rapids. Whitewater kayaking takes the excitement of whitewater rafting and combines it with the feeling of independence and accomplishment in your own boat. The Casselman and Youghiogheny Rivers are a great place to start!

This is a front country trip: Trip members will have access to running water, bathrooms, and other modern amenities.

What's Included in the Trip Fee: all meals, transportation, Trip Leader instruction, and activity-specific gear(excludes personal clothing and footwear).

This trip is offered for Academic Credit: If you are interested, please email the Outdoor Adventure Center for more information.

Difficulty Level: 3 out of 5 For details & tips for preparing for the trip please reference OAC Physical Challenge Scale

The purpose of this course is to provide an experiential learning environment to develop an awareness of skills needed for whitewater kayaking and overnight camping. We will work on fundamentals of reading water, equipment use, scouting to identify river dangers, and running rapids. Course participants must know how to swim and can expect class 1-2 rapids. Whitewater kayaking takes the excitement of whitewater rafting and combines it with the feeling of independence and accomplishment in your own boat. The Casselman and Youghiogheny Rivers are a great place to start!

This is a front country trip: Trip members will have access to running water, bathrooms, and other modern amenities.

What's Included in the Trip Fee: all meals, transportation, Trip Leader instruction, and activity-specific gear(excludes personal clothing and footwear).

This trip is offered for Academic Credit: If you are interested, please email the Outdoor Adventure Center for more information.

Difficulty Level: 3 out of 5 For details & tips for preparing for the trip please reference OAC Physical Challenge Scale

Program Offerings

Whitewater Kayaking | Ohiopyle (Sept. 13-15)
Fall 2019

4 spot(s) available
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Summary Dates Time Location Status
Fri, Sep 13 2019 at 3:00 PM until Sun, Sep 15 2019 at 8:00 PM Fri, Sep 13 2019 - Sun, Sep 15 2019 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM OAC

There will be a mandatory pre-trip meeting the week of September 2 - 6, 2019 in the OAC Conference Room. Your Trip Leader will notify you via email with details about the meeting time. This trip plans to departs on Friday, September 13, 2019 at 3 p.m.

*If the trip is full, please sign-up for the waitlist.

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There will be a mandatory pre-trip meeting the week of September 2 - 6, 2019 in the OAC Conference Room. Your Trip Leader will notify you via email with details about the meeting time. This trip plans to departs on Friday, September 13, 2019 at 3 p.m.

*If the trip is full, please sign-up for the waitlist.


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