Youth Paddling Programs

Orono Paddlers offers instructional paddling programs to youth each summer.

For 2019 our programs are –

Youth Paddle Camp
August 19th – 22nd, 1:00-4:00pm
This camp introduces kids to paddlesports on the Stillwater’s waterfront at Brownie’s Park in Orono. Designed for kids ages 5-10, the camp will focus on confidence, balance, propulsion, and steering in a variety of types of boats. Details of the camp will be available on the Orono Paddlers Facebook page, but will also be emailed to parents/guardians as part of the registration confirmation. Limit – 20 kids.

Whitewater Kayak Camp
August 19th – 22nd, 9:00am – Noon
This camp introduces kids to whitewater kayaking. Designed for middle school ages (10-14) the camp will focus on whitewater safety, reading the water, developing paddling skills, and having fun in the rapids. Details of the camp will be available on the Orono Paddlers Facebook page, but will also be emailed to parents/guardians as part of the registration confirmation. Limit – 5 kids.