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Autumn Canoeing Workshops

This is a two morning workshop (runs each weekend of October) that is wide open to all outdoor enthusiasts. It is a beginner friendly session that is aimed at providing a fun friendly and informative session to those who don't shy away from the beautiful Autumn weather.

Suitable for all ages, parent and child, couples, people looking to get away from the screens and whom are seeking a very unique experience like no other. Very memorable if you have never done anything like this. (children must be accompanied by an adult)

The contents of this course include some camp craft activities to enhance the experience of Canoeing in this incredible Unesco Geopark Landscape.

Skills include:

Canoe terminology
How to paddle a canoe
Your positioning in the boat
Packing a canoe
Uses of a canoe
Capsizing and fun tricks (OPTIONAL)
Journey in a canoe (getting on and off safely)

Building a simple stove/fire for snacking and brewing
Lighting a fire without modern gas lighters
Taking care in the environment we are in (leave no trace)
Building a simple and effective shelter
Using what we have on hand
And more


(This is a two morning, weekend event with two parts - not bookable separately)
October weekends - (12th+13th) - (19th+20th) - (26th+27th)

Saturdays 9:30am - 1:00pm
Sundays 9:00am - 1:00pm

Cavan Adventure Centre, Inishmore, Butlers Bridge, Cavan, Ireland

Price per workshop
€100 per adult - €70 per child (this includes the full weekend + tea/coffee + snacks + all equipment necessary for both mornings)

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Or call 083 0517 188 for details.

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