The Introduction to Canoe course for girls is the first step for advanced canoeing activities and courses on rivers and lakes and is taught by ACA Certified Instructors. DISCOVER a great new skill by spending the weekend learning basic information on boat control, paddling apparel, potential hazards and simple rescues. An entry level of paddling skills is presented and practiced, allowing you to safely and effectively maneuver on flat-water. This session includes staying overnight at Camp Swannie.
Who: Girl Scouts in grades 6-12. Participants must be in good physical condition and able to tread water and swim in water over their heads.
Fee: $25.00. A nonrefundable deposit of $10.00 is due with registration. You may request up to $15.00 of Cookie Credit or Financial Assistance for this activity.
Prerequisites: Participants must be in good physical condition and able to tread water and swim in water over their heads.
Volunteer Coordinators: Stacy Reaves.
Adults Needed: At least one female adult will be needed to help with meal preparation and overnight ratio for this activity. Please emailKDavisRobb@gseok.org to volunteer. Adults must be registered members and have a current Volunteer Application and Background Check on file.
Additional Information: A supply list will be provided prior to the activity.
Staff Contact: Kathryn Davis-Robb, KDavisRobb@gseok.org, 918-745-5217, or 800-707-9914 ext. 217.
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