Come learn to paddle with us!

Learn to whitewater kayak, stand-up paddleboard or canoe.
Join our guides/instructors on one of the many rivers in the Kootenay Rockies.



​Adventure Paddle School’s main focus is to get people out on the river! We offer lessons to people of all abilities; from those who have never paddled before to those with great experience. Our paddling progressions will have you thinking you are the Michael Jordan of white water kayaking!

Paddle Canada Instructors

Stand Up Paddle

We have a bunch of amazing SUP courses to offer this year including kids specific, teen specific and yoga for all! Check out our list of courses by clicking the link below. We are sure you will find something that suits you!

Toby Creek


Not only do we teach whitewater kayaking and stand up paddle boarding but we also teach complimentary courses like swift water rescue and instructor certification courses! Check out what we have to offer our industry professionals and inquire about a custom course! Check our course calendar.

Learn to paddle and/or join our overnight whitewater trips?

Adventure Paddle School offers quality flat and whitewater instruction in kayaking, canoeing and stand-up paddle boarding.
We also offer swift water rescue courses and instructor courses.
Interested in whitewater trips?
Join our guides/instructors on one of the many rivers in the Kootenay Rockies.

Brenna will make you feel comfortable and at ease, whatever your kayaking level is. She incorporates fun and safety into every lesson and has a great sense of how people are dealing with the adventure.

Carol H., Kayak Student.

Proud partner with Canadian Mountain Experience

Adventure Paddle School is your outdoor adventure center for kayak, SUP and certification lessons and training in the Columbia Valley.