Youth Camp

    Join a week-long fun camp!
     

    Youth Camp
     
    City Kayak is in South Beach district, San Francisco. The location is convenient, and scenery is world-class. We will catch Splash Hits, watch harbor seals swim, play on kayak, and race for fun. Of course, you are attended by the people who love doing all those.

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    Reservation
    See the calendar. Choose “Youth Camp” and reserve your date and time, or send an email to info@citykayak along with Age, Name, Available Weeks.
     

    Hours
    9AM to 3PM is reserved for the regular program.
    Drop-off is 8:30am-9am.
    Pick up is 3pm-4pm. Additional charge applies after 4pm.
     

    Prerequisite

    • Minimum age is 8 and older.
    • No previous kayaking experience is required.
    • Swimming ability is recommended but not required.

     

    Highlights

    • 5 day program from June and July
    • Convenient location and temporary parking at Pier 40
    • World-class scenery and equipment
    • Program developed by ACA, BCU, ICU certified instructors
    • Instructors are Fisrt Aid and CPR certified
    • Visits to Aquarium of the Bay, Exploratorium, or AT&T Giants Ball Park, transportations included.
    • Online photo album

     

    Program includes;

    • Paddle kayak, stand up paddleboards, canoes
    • Water safety
    • Practical knots
    • Outdoor weather
    • Communications skills
    • Building leadership

     

    Program Topics

      Kayaking Skills
      • Basic kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddle boarding
      • Seakayaking skills with rudder
      • Re-entries and rescues
      • Advanced paddling techniques
      • Fitness paddling, training and racing
      Seamanship
      • Weather, tides, currents, wind
      • Knots, boating rules and regulations
      • Safe practice on the water
      Marine Wildlife
      • Environment ecosystem
      • Marine mammals and fish in the bay
      • Migratory and resident birds
      Healthy Lifestyle
      • Diet
      • Avoiding injury
      • Staying fit and healthy
      Trips
      • McCovey Cove and Giants game
      • Lefty O’Doul Drawbridge
      • Bay Bridge and Cupid’s Arrow
      • Mission Creek Houseboats
      • Aquarium of the Bay

     

    Refund, Change, Cancellation Policy

    • 7 DAY POLICY – You can change or cancel a reservation up to 7 days before the event. 20% daily deduction afterwards. After which you will be charged up to $20 per person for change or cancellation.