Have you ever wanted to learn how to navigate whitewater? Wanted to understand river currents and how to move through them while piloting your own boat? The Bellyak is the perfect tool for teaching moving water skills, and is a great way to experience one of Asheville’s most unique inventions while exploring the French Broad River.
Experience the culture of Western North Carolina’s Whitewater scene on a full day instructional whitewater course with ACA Certified Instructors Adam Masters (founder of Bellyak) and Jamie MacLeod. You will learn basic river reading skills and how to identify common river features which will allow you to successfully navigate Class II Whitewater. We will also focus on river safety along with Bellyak skills such as rolling and remounting your boat, paddle strokes, river surfing and more! We provide all the gear necessary for a great day on the water!