The day will be spent journeying through the islands on Strangford Lough or on one of our local coastal venues depending on the weather.
You will be coached through a range of basic skills such as moving forward efficiently and turning the boat effectively, learning to tailor your paddling/strokes to the environmental conditions, discuss the range of equipment available, what is essential to take and what is desirable, etc.
At the end of the session there will be discussions around weather, tide, maps and planning your own journeys.
* WHAT TO BRING *
Students will be able to avail of all kit and equipment from our extensive stores. Participants will be required to bring footwear suitable for paddling (old trainers), warm long sleeved top, towel/toiletries, etc.
Provider: Tollymore National Outdoor Centre
Location: Tollymore National Outdoor Centre
Contact: Book online now. If you would like to speak to us prior to booking then feel free to give us a buzz on (+44) 028 4372 2158 or alternatively email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
From £67.00. The course fee includes kit and equipment, in-course transport, instruction from one of our qualified instructors, packed lunch, tea/coffee and a famous chocolate brownie or flapjack.
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