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Whitewater skills level 1 (ADULT)

Date 2022 Apr 23-May 28 Ical
Days/Times Saturday 9-10.30am
Location Cultus Lake & Chilliwack River
Address 76 Sunnyside Boulevard, Cultus lake, BC

Discover the fun of whitewater kayaking! This set of lessons is suitable for adults who want to progress from lake paddling to river (whitewater) kayaking. If you have never paddled before please complete the Adult learn to kayak course first:


Level 1 Whitewater

This lesson set is suitable for adults can confidently paddle a kayak in a straight line on the lake and can perform basic steering strokes on flatwater. You should also be confortable with a wet exit (tipping over and exiting the boat when it is upside down). The first lessons will be at Cultus Lake to review these basics and to practice whitewater essentials such as T-rescues. The remaining lessons in the set will be on the river. If you have not had lessons with us before but want to join this course PLEASE EMAIL US with details of your current paddling experience/ previous courses etc, so we can ensure this lesson set is a good fit for your current needs.


Schedule: once a week for 6 weeks: Saturday morning 9-10.30am


All equipment provided (kayak, helmet, paddle, PFD, spray skirt)

Safety is our #1 priority - there will be a maximum student: instructor ratio of 6:1 on the river. 

All river paddles are weather, skills and water-level dependent.


COST $180 for 6 lessons ($210 if equipment is needed) PLUS club membership $45. Total $225 ($255 with equipment and membership)


Club membership required: register here for membership:

If you do not wish to pay using Paypal, please tick "other" payment option and we will email you the details to send an etransfer.




Prerequisite Introductory Kayak lesson
Contact Monika
Type Participation
Category Instruction - Whitewater
Deadline May 25, 2022 16:00