There are lots of great kayak
around the country and here in California. You can go for a
a weekend or make an adventure out of it and go for a week.
Most schools have regularly schedule classes you can join or
let you setup your own group lessons or private lessons if your prefer.
Here are some
schools club members have attended and can recommend:
Roger Schumann is based in the San Jose area and teaches private or
group lessons at our Tuesday
night pool sessions.
- Golden Gate Kayak Andy Walters is based in the San Jose area and teaches private or group whitewater or sea kayak lessons.
Adventures This school is based on the South Fork
of the American,
Canoe and Kayak CCK has stores in Oakland and
Sacramento and does courses on the South Fork of the American.
- Adventure Kayaking
Phil & Mary DeRiemer give private and semi private lessons on
South Fork American when they aren't leading trips around the world.
Bar A week of "B & B" kayaking. Great
instruction in a wonderful setting with great food in northern
Lessons on the Rogue River in Oregon.
On the Payette River in Idaho with camping across the road
from a riverside hotspring.
Outdoor Center For a serious road trip head to North Carolina