Taster Sessions

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Canoeing Ireland is offering a Canoeing package, designed exclusively for:

  • Staff outings
  • Birthday Parties
  • Corporate groups
  • Groups of Friends
  • Families


What we offer:

Canoeing Ireland offer the opportunity for groups to experience paddle sport in a safe and fun environment. Our aim is to promote the sport of canoeing and these taster sessions include an introduction to the sport covering level 1 skills as set out by the Canoeing Ireland Award Scheme. See level 1 Skills here

We offer the chance for groups to experience adventure in their chosen form. Groups can design a package from the following choices.

Type of craft:

  • Kayaks (single person operated)
  • Sit-On-Top Kayaks (Single person operated)
  • Open Boats (Dual or more person operated)
  • Sea-Kayak (single person operated designed mainly for use in the sea Adults Only)


  • Canoeing Ireland Training centre (Based on Strawberry Beds Lucan, Dublin)

Type of water:

  • Flat water
  • Moving water with rapids and slides
  • Sea trip

Suitable for Adults and Juniors

Course Duration: Approx 2.5hrs

€40 per person (Adult Rate)

€20 per person (Child Rate)

Minimum of 4 adults or 6 Children or a mix of the two that amount to €120

Course Duration: Approx 5hrs

1 Day Kayak Course – €80 minimum of 2 participants

The single day course follows the Canoeing Ireland level 1 syllabus, giving a basic understanding of boat control and movement in a safe environment. This is perfect for anyone who wants to learn the very basics without signing up to a longer course. All equipment can be provided and courses run from our purpose built training centre.

Call our office or email for group rates

To book call the office for availability on +353 (1) 6251105

or email training@canoe.ie