This introductory tour is designed for the new or beginner adult recreational kayaker. Students will be introduced to basic kayaking strokes, dock exit and entry, and maneuvers needed to maintain boat control in the water. The course consists of 2 hours of instruction on the water. All paddling will take place within Gig Harbor.
Get ready for an amazing four days of water adventures: learn to kayak, explore the rich maritime heritage of Gig Harbor and discover the marine environment. Spend three days kayaking inside the harbor: learn kayak safety, equipment, basic strokes and maneuvers.
The last day includes a boat tour with Destiny Harbor Tours, Stand-up Paddleboard practice, and pedal boat races.
Spring: April 1st-May 31st
10 am weekends (weather dependent or by reservation) Summer: June 1st- Labor Day
(Earlier or Later By Reservation and availability) Fall and Winter: Sept-March
By reservation and special events
(see the calender on our website or follow us on Facebook)
*Reservations during hours we are not open are for powerboats, groups of three or more, and for special events/holidays/openings*