Intro to kayak / sup


The Willamette River, in Oregon City, is the ideal spot to learn how to kayak or stand-up paddle board. This entry level hour long class will give you the proper tools to start your paddling career. Our goal is to give you the confidence out on the river to start exploring all the wondrous waterways have to offer. After mastering this class, consider our Willamette Falls Tour, or a moving water adventure on the Santiam.


1 hour


Oregon City


8+, with exceptions


$40 per person

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A perfect progression

This is a great introductory course for new or returning paddlers, equipment provided. Grab a group of friends and test the waters as a flatware kayaker in this tailored experience.

World Class Instruction

Our ACA / First Aid / CPR certified instructors will give you basics of kayaking to carry on to future adventures.


Our guides pride themselves on customizability - both during and prior to your trip. From unique talks to alternate times to large groups - we got you covered!

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The meetup location is at our Oregon City shop (Clackamette Drive, Oregon City OR 97045) right below the beautiful Willamette Falls!

Fun for all ages

We do offer tandem kayaks for a child to partner with an adult. Call eNRG Kayaking for accomodations regarding age, dependent on prior experiences.


Contact us if you have additional questions!
(503) 772 - 1122

Bring water, sunscreen, hat / sunglasses, and clothing that can get wet. A change of clothes and rain gear for wind or rain is recommended based on weather conditions.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your start time. Give extra time on warm days as parking space is more limited then. 

We will provide credit, free rescheduling, or a 75% refund with more than 21 days in notice. Camps you cancel 14 days prior are subject to a 50% refund or credit, and cancellations occuring less than 14 days are non-refundable. We do not prorate tuition for days missed due to illness or injury.

Physical distancing will be maintained when possible. Masks will be worn when students are within 6 feet of each other. Temperatures willbe check on arrival and hand sanitizer will be available to wash hands both before and after meals. Equipment wil be washed after use. Parents will drive children to the river when possible to minimize shuttles. There will be no overnights.