It’s time! Is kayaking on your bucket list? Would you like to try out the latest rage on the water? Come to the Kayak Extravaganza! We will have 50 kayaks and several Stand Up Paddle boards on the lake for you to try. You will received direct instruction and time to paddle in the novice cove. This will afford you some basic kayak experience and information. You will also be able to test a variety of styles/brands of kayaks. After you are feeling comfortable with paddling, you can go on an expedition further out onto the lake. Here are the details!
This is a joint event sponsored by Dirty Girl Adventures and Up a Creek, we will also be joined by Sunflower Outdoor and Bike Shop from Lawrence with their SUP’s. This is a casual, drop in event! You will be guaranteed direct instruction in a kayak or on an SUP as well as time to practice in the novice cove as well as time for an expedition. You may have to wait your turn at each of these areas.
WHEN: Sunday May 31st, drop in, no reservations necessary between 1pm – 7pm
WHERE: Perry State Park Boat Ramp (behind the office) 5441 Westlake Road, Ozawkie, Kansas 66070 (This is NOT in the town of Ozawkie, it is at the lake) Office Phone: 785-246-3448
COST includes day use pass for Perry State Park – you can pay in advance NOW or you can show up and pay the day of the event.
Adult: $20 pay here now
Youth under 16: $10 pay here now
Bring: water, snacks/lunch, cold drinks, a comfy chair and your favorite life jacket (don’t own your own life jacket, don’t worry we have plenty!)
Wear: swim suit of clothing that can get wet, a towel for after, sunscreen, bug spray, a hat
Provided: instruction, safety paddlers on the water with you, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, life jackets, paddles and a good time!