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Paddling 101

Presented by Birmingham Canoe Club at Oak Mountain State Park, Pelham AL

Apr 11 2021
Paddling 101

This on-water class introduces beginners to canoeing and kayaking on the lake. Covers safety, types of boat, gear and on-water strokes and maneuvers. Appropriate for all ages but adult-size boats only.

NOTE: This class, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 10, has been moved to Sunday, April 11 due to weather.

This three-hour class led by certified instructors with the Birmingham Canoe Club  introduces beginners to canoeing and kayaking on the lake. It will be held on the bank near the swimming beach on Double Oak Lake (in the Day Use area) at Oak Mountain State Park. ($5 per person entrance fee not included in class fee.) The class includes information on the different types of boats,

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The class is $30 per person. Pay on-site by cash or check. Email instructor Michael Chanslor at to sign up.

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Oak Mountain State Park

200 Terrace Dr., Pelham, AL 35124

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