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 Discover Kayak 

Kayak Lessons and Tours, beginner to expert 
Lake Grapevine and Lake Lavon
972-369-9506
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Week 5/20- We have perfect weather this coming week with nice temps.

The lakes are full are the kayaking is great. Book now, pay at the event 

New for 2024: If you have a group of 4 + friends, we can meet your group for a kayak adventure at dozens of locations around DFW Monday-Thursday

NOTICE: Our locations have changed, Discover Kayak is no longer conducting trips at Lakeview Park as seen in some internet postings.

Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.
Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

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Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

Discover Kayak is the Southwest source for kayak education. With classes for the beginner through expert at three locations: Murrell Park Lake Grapevine and Mallard Park Lake Lavon.

Discover Kayak also offers open tours on Saturday and Sundays for people of any experience level.

Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

Kayak Basics

This comprehensive intro class covers the 6 basic strokes along with safety, weather and equipment, how to dress and more.

Two and a half hours of the class are on water, 30 minutes on shore. The class focuses on boat control and efficient strokes. Non swimmers' welcome!

Fridays, Saturday at Murrell Park, Lake Grapevine 

Sundays alternate between Lake Ray Roberts and Lake Lavon.

                  $90 including all equipment.

Sign up today, pay at the event.

   

Special Events and Guided Private Tours

Discover can provide a kayaking experience for birthdays, corporate events or any group. We also can arrange a private guided trip for 4-12 at $50 a person for 2-3 hours.

Call or Text to arrange your event

Guided Kayak Tours

Discover Kayak offers weekly kayak tours for people with any experience including none! We will start with a short lessonette on kayaking before fitting you in a comfortable, stable kayak.

Our two locations offer paddler friendly paths to make your trip fun and safe. Trips will be conducted at Lake Grapevine and Lake Lavon on Saturday and Sunday, book today and pay at the event.

2 hour trip, top quality equipment included.

Cost $50 per person

"What an AWESOME time we had. The instructor was amazing and made me feel confident in the water. I don't know how to swim so water is always so scary for me! I can't wait to go back."

Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

Classes for the
Advancing Kayaker

Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

INTERMEDIATE SKILLS i

Take your skills to the next level with Intermediate Skills One. 

In this class we learn a number of new skills

  • Bracing, which is the skill that can keep you upright in bad situations. 

  • Leaning and edging a kayak, which helps in directional control of a kayak.

  • Assisted Rescue or How to get in back in your kayak in the event of a capsize.

  • Towing

  • Trip preparation and gear

  

        Approx. 3 hours                    Cost : $90

KAYAK ROLLING

Learn to Roll with our exclusive three step system, guaranteed!! cost: $150 (includes two sessions)

No one else guarantees a roll!

INTERMEDIATE KAYAK II

After completing Intermediate I, you may want to fine tune your skills further. In this class you will learn six new strokes that give you precise control of your kayak. 

Also add to your paddling independence with self-rescue skills. (Getting back into your boat by yourself in deep water in the event of a capsize)

 

Cost : $90

Private Lessons

Private sessions allow a fine tuned lesson for your exact paddling needs.

Two hour, $125 by appt.

Windy Day Paddling

The most fun you can have in a kayak

For the advanced students have been pre-approved by the instructor. Cost $75

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Contact

Contact

We would love to talk to you about our lessons, tours or just kayaking in general. Use the contact info below to call or email us.

Email- steve@dfw-kayak.com

Phone- 972-369-9506

Be aware that all staff is on the water at times during the weekends. We can not always answer the phone.

Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.
Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

About the Staff

  My name is Steve Walls and I began kayaking in Seattle in 1998. The Seattle area offers great paddling opportunities and world renowned instructors.

 

  My past instructor certifications include Level 4  Open Water, Level 2 Whitewater and Instructor Trainer from the American Canoe Association in addition to a 4 star certification from the British Canoe Union.

  I opened Discover Kayak in 2011 with the help of some of the areas top instructors.

We hope you join us and experience Texas kayak touring at it's best.

Discover Kayak is based in Lakeview Park on Lake Grapevine, convenient from either Dallas or Ft. Worth, although we are equipped to travel to any location in the area. Discover Kayak specializes in lessons and guided tours.

Here is how we make your kayaking experience the best it can be:

  Our Instructor / Guides are certified pros and keep it fun and safe. 

  Our Gear- Fast, comfortable and stable touring kayaks with models to fit all, lightweight paddles and clean life jackets.

  Our Grapevine location is convenient from anywhere in Dallas-Ft. Worth.

If you are looking for the highest quality experience on the water, you have found it at Discover Kayak.

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Dallas-Ft. Worth Kayak- Guided Adventure Tours and Certified Lessons- Lake Grapevine and eight scenic locations around DFW.

About Our Kayaking Community

 "Professional, patient instruction by people who love the sport. If you want to move past "paddling" into kayaking and get the most from the sport, Discover Kayak will make all the difference, Highly recommend"

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