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NOC’s is home to the renowned Paddling School and SOLO Southeast, offering kayak and canoe paddling courses as well as Wilderness Medicine and Survival courses for all skill levels, including certifications for professionals. Get started on your next learning adventure today!

Class III+ River Kayaking

Bryson City, NC
from $450
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Multi-day courses designed for advanced whitewater kayakers!

Become a confident and proficient paddler in Class II-III+ whitewater. Paddlers will focus on stroke choice, timing, concepts, and using river features to navigate more powerful, complex rapids. We offer both two and four-day courses. These courses offer the perfect mix of both instruction and river running on the most iconic rivers in the Southeast.

18+ Years Old
2 Days
4 Days

Introduction to Whitewater Kayaking Course

Bryson City, NC
from $150
Great entry level course for new paddlers.

This full-day course focuses on whitewater essentials for new and aspiring paddlers. Family-friendly and appropriate for kids as young as 8, this course includes the latest gear, the highest quality instruction, transportation, and lunch. This program puts emphasis on fun, skill-building, and exploring some of the region’s most beautiful lakes and rivers.

8+ Years Old
All Day

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