AMC offers COVID conscious opportunities to enjoy the outdoors locally, visit many of our lodges and campgrounds, and join virtual events and activities. Participants of all in-person events should bring and wear face coverings, expect social distancing, and changes to our usual practices. To support contact tracing and hands-free signing of the AMC liability waiver, online registration is required for all in person AMC events.

Canoe&Kayak, Canoe in Moving Water, Delaware River, Instructional

Date and Time

Friday, June 11, 2021 - Sunday, June 13, 2021


High Point State Park,
New Jersey, Delaware Water Gap,


Registration is required for this activity.


Two full days of canoe instruction and practice for moving water. Even take the course as a refresher, and we will challenge you. Step up to solo canoe, perhaps? FILLS FAST! 10 PERSON CAP! ONLY SIGN UP IF YOU ARE COMITTED TO ATTEND! We also love to schedule follow-up moving water trips dedicated to the graduating class will even follow soon after this exciting weekend. No prior paddling experience and no equipment needed. Learn basic strokes and maneuvers needed to negotiate the beautiful and easy but twisty and often strong-current rivers in our surrounding area. Or, just enjoy the confidence of having the ease to now paddle across a lake efficiently, without going in circles. This is a comprehensive course on eddy turns to ferrying, with plenty of hands-on practice. Fri. evening arrival highly recommended. Registration is not complete until full payment deposit is received. Tenting site to be chosen. Might be primitive. COVID guidelines may constrain our food prep together and pick-ups at the nearby NJ Transit. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND SIGNING UP WITH A MEMBER OF YOUR POD! Your CKC instructors include ACA certified and fully experienced teachers and coaches. Average ratio is 1 instructor per 4 paddlers. So you see, you'll also quickly become friends with some of the most experienced, kindest outdoors-folk we know! DON'T DESPAIR. IF WAITLIST LOOMS LARGE, WE STRONGLY FAVOR OFFERING A SECOND WEEKEND OF INSTRUCTION, TOO!

AMC Trip Policy


Adult: $197 member / $215 non-member
*boats and all equipment, including PFD, paddles, helmet, air bags, and safety equipment. Bring your own tent, but camp fees are included in payment. Food prep together may be hampered by COVID guidelines, but safely, some food is included.

Click map for driving directions


Instruction (Skills)
Paddling - Flatwater
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling - Canoeing

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey


Wait Listed




Adults (18+)