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Stand Up Paddling

08/12/2016 | Hood River, Rafting, Recreation, Sailing, Waterplay, Windsurfing

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Stand Up Paddling is gaining popularity especially here in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. Now, these kinds of sports do have a bit of a steep learning curve so it's advised to plan on a few lessons so you can see far more progress. Having said that, Stand Up Paddling can be a great and fun family or group activity! Big Winds in Hood River offers a variety of lessons for Stand Up Paddling.

ZERO TO HERO LESSON

1 hour lesson, 30 minutes of practice, $49

Learn the basics and be up and paddling in no time. Suitable for the whole family.

Prerequisites: swimming ability; minimum age: 12 years.

Instruction Includes:

  • Site and weather orientation
  • Introduction to equipment
  • Safety
  • Proper paddle usage
  • Getting started: launching
  • Knee paddling
  • Stand up paddling
  • Board maneuvers
  • Deep water restart

Check out more of their lessons at: www.bigwinds.com/sup-lessons

Discover more attractions, events and activities you wont want to miss-out on while visiting: The Hood River. Dont forget to visit The Hood River Chamber Of Commerce for more information about the regions attractions and lodging before your trip to Hood River.

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