Whether it is your first time in a whitewater kayak, or you need a thorough refresher after years out of your boat, Tumalo Creek’s Brace & Roll Classes on-site in our solar heated pool are a great place to start.
Tumalo Creek guides are American Canoe Association (ACA) certified and have been guiding on the Deschutes and other rivers for decades.
Note: Please call the shop directly for reservations occurring 24 hours or less from class start date, 541.317.9407. Minimum enrollment needs can periodically result in course rescheduling.
Where: Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe 805 SW Industrial Way, Suite 6, Bend OR 97702.
What: The Brace & Roll at Tumalo Creek (summer) Class is a two hour session in our solar heated pool to learn and practice hip snaps, bracing, and t-rescues. Plenty of one-on-one instruction with each paddler will be given to introduce and refine the roll, first with a torso supported roll, then a paddle supported roll, and finally a solo roll, all with an instructor close by.
Cost: $25 for a two hour session
Dates: Thursday throughout the summer, 3hr 5pm-8pm, 2hr 6pm-8pm
Tumalo Creek provides:
Participant provides (dress to get wet):
Gear required for this trip is available for purchase at Tumalo Creek and other local retailers.