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Kids Paddle Sports Camps

Your kids will have fun and adventure at the Fairway Gorge Paddling Club’s Kids Paddle Sports camp!

Dates for 2024 are the following:

  • July 2 – 5 (4 day camp)
  • July 8 -12 (5 day camp)
  • July 15 – 19 (5 day camp)
  • July 22 – 26 (5 day camp)
  • July 29 – Aug 2 (5 day camp)
  • Aug 6 – 9 (4 day camp)
  • Aug 12 – 16 (5 day camp)
  • Aug 19 – 23 (5 day camp)
  • Aug 26 – 30 (5 day camp)

2024 Camp Fees:

  • 4 day camps $352.00
  • 5 day camps $440.00

FGPC offers two age groups to better suit the needs of participants, maintaining challenge and interest through all experience levels and all ages.

Kids Paddling Camp 6-10 yrs

Become a paddling kid! Young paddlers learn and continue to develop basic paddling skills in a fun and safe environment. Explore the Gorge waterway and Victoria Inner Harbour in a variety of different paddle craft including sea and sprint kayaks, outrigger canoes, dragon boats and stand-up-paddleboards. We offer outstanding instruction provided by experienced and enthusiastic Coaches.

Camp activities include:

  • group paddles
  • lunch at the park
  • skills acquisition
  • games and activities
  • relay races
  • paddling crafts
  • games

Youth Paddling Camp 11-15 yrs

We offer youth development camps to kids 11-15 years old. These camps welcome beginners as well as more experienced paddlers who wish to develop technical skills and build sportsmanship and teamwork on the water. Learn self and team rescue skills in sea kayaks and outrigger canoes, while adventuring farther up the Gorge waterway and into the Victoria Inner Harbour on stand-up-paddleboards, and in dragon boats and sprint kayaks. Through games, activities and longer water time sessions, this group will enhance their on-water confidence and skills with the guidance of our team of competent and enthusiastic staff.

Camp activities include:

  • group paddles
  • lunch at the park
  • skills acquisition
  • games and activities
  • small boat experience
  • small group technical coaching

Prerequisites: enthusiasm to learn new sports!

Camp Hours : 9:00am to 4:00pm

Paddle sports camps are tax exempt.

Fairway Gorge Paddling Club is delighted to partner with Villages Pizza for a weekly pizza lunch for its Water Sports Camps.

Refund/Withdrawal Policy:

In the event of increased health restrictions in response to a return of a COVID-19 pandemic which causes us to cancel any camp, our standard refund policy will be in effect.

To withdraw from any camp, participants must give notice at least one week prior to the program start date. Refunds subject to a 15% administrative fee. Refunds will be processed as account credits or returned in the same manner in which they were received. Alternately, participants may choose to keep their registration fees on account with FGPC for future use (no administrative charge for this).

Click here for our Withdrawal Form.