Kayaking & Stand Up Paddleboarding

This merit badge will introduce you to recreational kayaking and help pre-pare you for advanced paddle sports such as sea and whitewater kayaking. This is a great way to prepare for more adventurous paddling trips. This class also includes Scouts earning the Stand Up Paddleboarding award! Scouts will be able to learn the basic skills of paddleboarding as well as use skills that they learned in kayaking.

Be sure to bring your swimsuit, towel and sunscreen. 

  • Scouts must pass a BSA swimmers test
  • Recommended age is 12 and older
  • 1-period class