Whitewater Kayaking In Esko

15 ft
1 Guest

About This Lessons Experience

Whitewater Kayaking Minessota

Whitewater kayaking is an excellent way to challenge yourself, get fit, and see beautiful places accessible only by kayak. With whitewater kayaking you can take things as far as you want to go or as relaxed as you like. Whether you want to learn to kayak off of waterfalls and run class IV whitewater or if you want to be proficient enough to run class II and III rapids, we can get you on the right track.

Introduction to Whitewater Kayaking

Thinking whitewater kayaking might be for you? This two to three hour sampler gives participants a ’hands on’ introduction into whitewater kayaking.

Learn basic strokes and paddling technique, and to wet exit. Participants can also attempt an Eskimo roll after instruction. Participants will have a chance to learn about the ratings of rapids, reading whitewater, and the option to paddle a couple of class I-II rapids.

Trips run July through September on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 9am and 2pm, or by appointment.

Rates: $75/person for 2-3 hours experience. Groups rates are available.

Prices include professional guide service, knowledge of the natural history of the region, use of equipment, and shuttle if necessary.

Meet at the Outpost in Carlton, MN (near the Thomson Dam)
Guides and Trip Leader: Cliff Langley trip leader/instructor/naturalist. Additional guide(s) TBA

Learn, explore, and run rapids!

We also offer other Kayak Lessons and Trips:

- Summer Evening & Weekend Whitewater Kayak Lessons
  $75 / 2 hour sessions

- Advanced Whitewater Kayaking the St. Louis River
  $75 / person for a 2-3 hour experience

- Whitewater Kayaking: Creek Boat Clinic  
  $100 person per day

Interested in booking this trip? Please contact us.


  • Type: Lessons
  • Capacity: 1 People
  • Make Model: Kayak
  • Rental Minimum: 1 hour
  • Length: 15 ft
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 5 Days Prior


  • Life jackets/required safety gear

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Member Since May 2015

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