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Fall Float: Adam’s Landing Marina to Downtown Huntington
October 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm$15
Adam’s Landing Marina and Appalachian Boarding Company are teaming up to offer you a fun Fall Float!
>FLOAT BEGINS at 12 (NOON) for ALL Paddle-Craft: Kayak, Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP), Canoe, etc… (Come 15 min. early to prep!)
>LAUNCHING from Adam’s Landing Marina adjacent to Guyandotte River boat-ramp beneath the BIG BRIDGE in Guyandotte, West Virginia
>FLOATING: Easy 3 mile adventure downstream fit for ANY Age or Ability! **Includes River Guide & Professional (SAFETY) Support**
>LANDING at David Harris Riverfront Park in Downtown Huntington!
>COST: Only $5 to FLOAT if you BYOB(boat)!
*RENTALS* Available for just $15 more ($20 Total) >SUP or Kayak<
RENTAL COST includes ALL GEAR (SUP/Kayak, Paddle & PFD) +PLUS a FREE LESSON beforehand! (Lessons begin at 11 a.m)
***See details below for MORE INFO about Paddle Lessons***
>LESSONS (11 – 11:45) Intro to SUP: Stand Up Paddleboard Lessons for Beginners by Appalachian Boarding Company
Learn to SUP (or Kayak) in a SAFE & Contained Setting with *ACA Certified Instructor Evan Young
• Find your ‘Sweet Spot’: Proper Stance and Position on the Board for Most Stability
• Fundamentals of the Forward Stroke: Moving through the Water Efficiently
• Turning Your Board: Forward Motions without Putting on the ‘Brakes’
• Self-Sufficiency’s: Remounting, and Launching & Landing Safely
*ACA stands for American Canoe Association, and has been the ‘Gold Standard’ in Paddle-Sport SAFETY and INSTRUCTION since the 1880’s. ACA: Canoe – Kayak – SUP – Raft – Rescue
Call 304.693.2955 for questions and more information.