Infographic: How To Get Your Kids To Love Kayaking | Adventure Kayak Magazine | Rapid Media
Departments
A little girl on a sit-on-top kayak Photo: Flickr user Rain0975 https://www.flickr.com/photos/rain0975/

A useful infographic for kayak-loving parents who want their kids to feel the same

There is nothing more fulfilling than a great adventure outdoors with your family. However, a kayaking trip with your kids can be exciting and stressful at the same time. There are many things that you need to consider, especially when it comes to safety.

READ MORE: 7 most important skills for sea kayakers

Mike from Kayak Fishing Guy has created an infographic that gives you 15 tips to consider when kayaking with your kids.

Getting your kids involved in the planning process is a great way start to the trip. See below for more useful tips. 

Kayaking with Kids

Related items

  • 1. Video: Gnarly Ocean Play in California Obviously, this story made an impression on paddlers everywhere. Our most viewed story from 2016 is a video compilation of Neptune Rangers’ ocean…

    Read more...

  • “Thank you! See you!” The petite Japanese woman beamed, bouncing onto her tiptoes to give each of us a hug goodbye. Strangers just three days earlier, Maiko and I parted…

    Read more...

  • In a 17th-century fortress high in the Pyrenees Mountains near the Spanish border is a sea kayak. It’s a beat-up folding model from the 1930s, and rests on a stand…

    Read more...

  • When you're used to fitting everything you need into two kayak hatches and living out of a tent for months at a time, 280 square feet of walls-and-windows comfort seems…

    Read more...

  • 1. MAINTAIN YOUR GEAR With winter storms howling outside, now is the time to do those big and little repairs you’ve been putting off. Fix dings from last summer’s rocky…

    Read more...

  • Popular Articles

    FREE NEWSLETTER

    Join 78 000+ fellow paddlers! Get the latest paddling news and special offers delivered straight to your inbox.  

     

     

    Free Issues