Kayak Camp

Ages 8+
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Starts: June 24, 2024
Ends: June 28, 2024
Texas Rowing Center 1541 W Cesar Chavez St, Austin, Texas 78703

Suggested Donation: $150

DSACT and Texas Rowing For All (TRFA) are offering a week-long kayak summer camp that gives kids and young adults (ages 8 and up) a great outdoor experience on and around Austin’s Lady Bird Lake. Staff will consist of counselors and instructors who have first-hand experience working with young people with disabilities. TRFA staff employ best practices working with people with disabilities, and are knowledgeable regarding safety and adaptive sports. Staffing ratio is one staff member for every three campers or less. Kayak camp is capped at 12 campers.

Activities include: Kayaking, Canoeing (no Experience necessary/adapted), Circle Communications, Splash Games, River Ecology, Exploring the Nature Center, Barton Creek Adventures, Stand Up Paddling, Making Friends, Teamwork, and Having Fun!

Program Costs

To ensure accessibility, we operate these programs on a Pay-What-You-Can model, with a typical suggested donation of only $20. These fees only cover a small fraction of the true programming costs. We rely heavily on the generosity of donors like you, and donors at fundraising events like Buddy Walk and Cocktail Bash, to cover the full cost of our programs. If you value these programs, we ask you to consider making a donation today. Your donation ensures that we can offer our programs to all members, no matter their budget!

In order to attend a DSACT program or event, you will be required to agree to our program waiver