Gray Bladers 55+ – Introduction to Kayaking

Gray Bladers 55+

Designed for active seniors at a senior friendly pace!   Enjoy paddling with your peer group, and get senior specific tips.

Stay strong, be safe, and maintain your independence by integrating kayaking into your fitness training plan.

Ages 55 and up 

affinity group: seniors
skill level: beginner
ages: adult 55+
prerequisite: none

2 hours

$65 per person

Includes Instruction and Rental

(kayak, paddle, pfd)

Intro to Kayaking is designed to help anyone who is new to kayaking and really wants to get the quick instruction on safety, carrying, getting in and out, and paddling basics (turning, going straight, stopping).

Kayaks are the fastest growing segment of the paddle sport community as they are pretty easy to learn, but good technique from the beginning will enhance both your enjoyment and safety.

The Introduction to Kayaking program consists of

  • land based instruction,
  • on water skill development
  • and a short paddle.

Book a Group Lesson

Group Outings ( min 4 to max 8 people )

Book a Group Lesson for you and your Grey Blading friends!

We also have tandem kayaks available to accommodate weaker paddlers who can paddle with another adult,
or couples who would like to paddle together.

Contact Us to Check Availability

Private Instruction

 $135 / per person / 90 min )

Buffalo PaddleWorks at RiverWorks

Address: 359 Ganson Street, Buffalo NY