Kayaking on the Hudson

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

2017 Informational Presentations

How to Get Started Kayaking: Presentation

Always wanted to try kayaking but don’t know how to get started?  Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK)  trip leader, and ACA certified instructor, Don Urmston will tell you how to get started, what gear you’ll need, where to go paddling, where to meet other paddlers and where to get instruction on your technique.  See and feel the difference in kayaks, paddles and other equipment with our hands-on presentation.  Special attention is given to kayak safety and choosing your first kayak.  Whether you just want to paddle occasionally or you want to become a serious sea kayaker, this program will get you started.  Free to all.  

3/26 – Sun – Gardiner Library 12:30

4/6 – Thur – East Fishkill Library 6:00pm

4/8 – Sat – Standfordville Library 10:00am

4/20 – Thur – Saugerties Library 6:30pm

5/3 – Wed – Goshen Library 6:30pm

More dates TBA