Connect. Adventure. Nature

Youth Programs are the heart and soul of Paddler Co-op

Don’t see what you need? Let us create an individualized program for you!

 

 

Kids C.A.N. Day Camp

Whitewater Adventure Day Program $415

This program is suitable for brand new, beginner or intermediate youth
Ages 7-13
  • Rotate through four days of whitewater adventures!
  • Program could include experiences in Rafting, Kayaking & Canoeing
  • Develop personal skills through play and positive environment
  • Land based activities to foster group process and augment on water fun
  • Whitewater River Running Instruction, safety & rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Includes Equipment Rental
  • Participants will require a packed lunch, closed toe shoes that can get wet & personal clothing

2018 Dates:

Session A: July 9th -12th

Session B July 16-19th

Session C: Aug 13-16th

Session D: Aug 20-22

Subject to enrolment, minimum 5 participants

Kids C.A.N. Weekend Adventure

NEW THIS SEASON!

Kids Can 2 day Whitewater Adventure Program     $210

Ages 7-12

  • Two days of whitewater adventures!
  • Program could include experiences in Rafting, Kayaking & Canoeing
  • Develop personal skills through play and positive environment
  • Land based activities to foster group process and augment on water fun
  • Whitewater River Running Instruction, safety & rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Includes Equipment Rental
  • Participants will require a packed lunch, closed toe shoes that can get wet & personal clothing 

2018 Sessions

Session A:July 14th-15th

Session B: Aug 18th -19th

Subject to enrolment, minimum 5 participants

Kids C.A.N. Rippers

NEW THIS SEASON!!

Kids C.A.N RIPPERS       $435 

Intermediate Kayak Whitewater Day Program

RIPPERS is a four day kayaking program focused on progressing participants abilities by focusing on the fundamentals of river running and play boating.

Ages 10-16

Whitewater Roll NOT Necessary

  • Program could include rivers such as: Lower and Middle Madawaska
  • Develop personal skills through progression and a positive environment
  • Focus on group safety and appropriate rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Includes Equipment Rental
  • Participants will require a packed lunch, closed toe shoes that can get wet & personal clothing

2018 Dates

Session A: July 16-19th

Subject to enrolment, minimum 5 participant

Kids C.A.N. SHRED

Kids C.A.N. SHRED Camp $560 

Advanced Kayak Whitewater Day Program

Ages 10-16

SHRED is a four day kayaking program focused on progressing participants abilities by focusing on the fundamentals of river running and play boating

  • REQUIRED TO HAVE CONFIDENT ROLL IN CURRENT
  • Program could include rivers such as: Lower and Middle Madawaska, Ottawa Middle and Main channels and the Petawawa Town Section (all water level pending)
  • Develop personal skills through progression and a positive environment
  • Focus on group safety and appropriate rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Includes Equipment Rental
  • Participants will require a packed lunch, closed toe shoes that can get wet & personal clothing

    2018 Program Dates

    Session A: July 23-26

    Session B: Aug 13-16

Subject to enrolment, minimum 5 participants

Kids C.A.N. SHRED Next Level

NEW THIS SEASON!!

Kids C.A.N. SHRED Next Level!     $850 

Advanced Overnight Whitewater Kayak Program

(Overnight base camping)

Ages 13-18

NEXT LEVEL is a five day kayaking program focused on progressing participants abilities by focusing on the fundamentals of river running and play boating.

In addition this program will have a focus on filming and creation of a kayak video.

  • Program could include rivers such as: Lower and Middle Madawaska, Ottawa main and middle channel, Gatineau River and Petawawa town section
  • Participants need a solid whitewater roll and experience for this program
  • Develops personal skills through progression and a positive environment
  • Focus on group safety and appropriate rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Added component of filming and editing video
  • Includes paddling equipment rental
  • Participants will receive packing list prior to program beginning

2018 Session

Aug 6-10

Mad River Overnight

NEW THIS SEASON!!

Overnight Madawaska Canoe Trip $750

Whitewater Canoeing Overnight Program 

This program is suitable for brand new, beginner or intermediate youth.

Ages 10-12

  • Participants will receive whitewater canoeing instruction
  • Program will include camping skills, food and shuttles
  • Develops personal skills through shared experiences and positive environment
  • Land based activities to foster group process and augment on water fun
  • Whitewater River Running Instruction, safety & rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Includes Equipment Rental
  • Participants will receive packing list prior to trip

Session A: July 23rd -26th

Subject to enrolment, minimum 8 participants

Teen Whitewater RODEO

Overnight Whitewater Adventure & Leadership Program

EXCITING overnight adventure program!

Whitewater Teen Rodeo Canoe Trip $935 

This program is suitable for brand new, beginner or intermediate youth with a focus on group process, wilderness camping skills and whitewater canoeing

Ages 13-16

  • Participants will receive whitewater canoeing instruction
  • Includes all food and shuttles to and from rivers
  • Develop personal skills through shared experiences and a positive environment
  • Land based activities foster group process and augment on water fun
  • Whitewater River Running Instruction, safety & rescue education
  • Encourages Self-Regulation, Builds Confidence and Connection
  • Includes Equipment Rental
  • Participants will receive packing list prior to trip

Session A: July 28th Noon arrival  – Aug 5th 5pm pick up

Session subject to enrolment, minimum 8 participants