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WTC Kayak Training

Welcome to WTC Kayak Training

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates

As we adhere to the CDC Coronavirus recommendations, we are offering a one-day Touring Training event and a two-day Whitewater Training Event. Please visit the Touring Training page or the Whitewater Training 2021 page for details.


Welcome to the Wilmington Trail Club (WTC) Kayak Training website. We offer annual training by American Canoe Association certified instructors for both touring and whitewater kayakers who are at least 12 years old. Please feel free to explore the menus in this website to determine which training program interests you. Our training is inexpensive, thorough, and FUN!

We require membership in the WTC to take our training (Join WTC), which is only $18 a year. 

Our Fees:

Cost is $40 for the Touring training and $65 for the Whitewater training.  Equipment rental is $15 for Touring and $25 for the Whitewater training weekend plus a refundable deposit.

Take a moment to view our 2019 Training Brochure .