At what age can a child kayak?
While any age child can participate in a tandem boat with a qualified partner, kids from seven to ten years old are at an ideal age to learn to kayak in their own boat.
Can a 4 year old kayak?
Kids as young as 4 years old can handle a paddle in the bow position of a tandem kayak. With a paddle their size, this is a great way to introduce them to paddling without them having to control the kayak. A child as young as 5 or 6 can start paddling their own kayak, depending on the child and the kayak.
What month can you start kayaking?
Most people find that late spring to early summer is the best time to go kayaking. By this point in the year, the weather is generally warm enough to not have to bundle up, but it isn’t so hot that you have to worry about keeping cool either.