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Becky Mason - About Classic Solo

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I feel the roots of Canadian paddling go back, way back to when birch bark canoes first touched the water.

What I call Classic Canoeing, sometimes also referred to as Omering or Canadian style paddling, centers on the practical aspects of canoeing. It's a well-rounded, relaxed, traditional paddling style providing you with all of the skills you need so you can travel safely for an afternoon paddle or a month long adventure into the wilderness.


In the summer months I offer canoe lessons at Meech Lake, Quebec in the Gatineau Hills. Classic instructional paddling video downloads are on offer in our giftstore.