Canoe Training

Updated March 19, 2024

Hi, my name is Alan Aslett, and I am a Paddle Canada Canoe Instructor. I am based in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada and can provide training for...

Canoeing Basic Skills Course:

Introduction Lake Canoe Course:

Intermediate Lake Canoe Course:

Camping Basics Course (including Intro Lake Canoe above):

Wilderness Camping Course (including Intro Lake Canoe above):

Canoe Rentals:
Kawartha Outfitters (Peterborough) WildRock (Peterborough) Adventure Outfitters (Lakefield) Kawartha Adventure (Woodview) Long Lake Lodge (Apsley)

Useful Websites:
Transport Canada Safe Boating Paddle Canada Bear Creek Outdoor (Jill Baxter) Haskin Canoe (Priscilla Haskin) Canada Canoe Routes Canadian Canoe Museum Esquif Langford Mad River Nova Craft Paluski Scott Swift Trent-Severn Canal System

Other Info:
Special Rates available for Scouts, Guides, Cadets and similar groups. I can also act as a Trip Leader for you, and assist with your outfitting, upon request.

More details on the national Paddle Canada program can be found here.

For more details contact me at alan(at) [replace the (at) with the @ sign], or call at (705) 930-4452 Evenings / Weekends.