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Fri, Jul 08


Maple Grove Hot Springs

Kayaking - Be Well Workshop

A one day workshop geared toward establishing a good foundation & understanding the basics of kayaking. Enjoy a full day intro split between training on still water followed by kayaking the narrows with instructors!

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Kayaking - Be Well Workshop
Kayaking - Be Well Workshop

Time & Location

Jul 08, 2022, 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Maple Grove Hot Springs, Maple Grove Hot Springs, Idaho 83283, USA

About the Event

Introducing Be Well Workshop- Intro to Kayaking! 

This one-day experiential workshop and training introduces you to the basics of kayaking. We'll begin the day by first getting comfortable in the water from the river access on our property. After a lunch break we'll travel down to the Oneida Narrows to experience the river! You will learn about hydrology, river features, and how to safely navigate downstream in your kayak through Class 1 and 2 rapids. We'll end the day with dinner, & soaking. 

Friday - Workshop Day

8 AM - Check In- Soak

9 AM - Introduction/ Orientation / Dryland 

10-12 PM  Basic Skills in Flatwater

12- 1 PM Lunch

1- 4 PM Introduction to River 

5-6 PM Debreif in Soaking Pools 

6-7 PM Dinner 

7-9 PM Soak 

Optional Two Night Package

A select number of two-night stays are available Thursday 3 pm - Saturday 11 am.

Overview of the instructor-

Josh Reinhart-  Josh has been whitewater kayaking since 2001, and has worked as both a raft and kayak guide.  Some of his favorite rivers include the North Fork Payette, Upper Cherry Creek, and the Ottawa, with some of his backyard favorites being the Ogden Narrows, Upper Provo, and Bridal Veil section of the Provo.Wasatch Whitewater Kayak School

What to bring:

  • swimsuit, towel, suncreen, dry warm clothes for after lession, water bottle, 
  • long underwear (Capilene or polypropylene),Fleece layers, or Neoprene, 
  • appropriate footwear (MUST stay on while swimming, preferably wetsuit booties or river shoes.  Sport sandals or old tennis shoes will work as well.)
  • Nose plugs (We will have them for sale at classes. They are nice to have for rolling.)
  • Sunglasses (Make sure to have a retention strap, or way of staying on while paddling.)


  • Fri Night Van Site for 2

    This package includes a 1-night stay in our Van Site from Friday-Sat Along with attendance in all workshop activities, including lunch and dinner on Friday. *Must provide own camping gear / Van

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  • 2 Night Yurt Package for 2

    This package includes a two-night stay in the Cedar Yurt furnished with one full bed and one twin bed from Thursday- Saturday. Along with attendance for 2 in all workshop activities, including lunch and dinner on Friday.

    Tax: +$66.00 Sales
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