Discover Kayaking

Lake Gleason Park, Deltona


The Discover Kayaking program lets you experience the excitement of kayaking in a safe environment. During your adventure you will be introduced to fundamental concepts and skills before heading off on a short kayak trip. This course includes pre-launch orientation which establishes basic safety skills and kayak terminology. The on-water orientation initiates the paddler to a foundational set of paddle strokes and maneuvers.

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2 Hours

$80 per person

Season: Year Round
Activity Type: Kayak Lessons
Difficulty Level: Level rating 1
Group Size: 1-5 Students
Tour Length: 2 Hours

Difficulty Level 1

Scale of 1-5. 1 least difficult; 5 most difficult

Solitude Level

Scale of 1-5. 1 least solitue; 5 most solitude

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  • 3-5 people: $80 per person
  • 2 people: $130 per person
  • 1 person: $130

*Prices do not include gratuity for your instructor.

Class Dates & Booking

Class Dates & Booking

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Class Details

Class Details

What’s Included?

We provide you with a kayak (paddle and PFD included) to use during your class free of charge.

What’s Not Included? (Recommended)

  • Water / river shoes
  • Warm wool or fleece top (Winter)
  • Waterproof rain jacket or poncho
  • Cold or frozen bottle of water or Gatorade
  • Sun protection (sunhat, sunglasses, sun screen)
  • Towel (to dry off afterwards)
  • Gratuity for your instructor
  • Dress according to the weather (bring extra layers in cold weather)

Class Logistics

Where do we meet?

You will meet your instructor at the public boat ramp at Gleason Lake Park in Deltona.

Discover Kayaking
Lake Gleason, 1019 East Gaucho Circle, Deltona, FL, USA

Driving Directions

From Orlando:
Get on I-4 E and head towards Deltona.
Take exit 108 toward Debary Ave.
Turn left onto Debary Ave, then take another left onto Deltona Blvd (pass McDonald’s on the left).
Turn right onto Cloverleaf Blvd. then turn left onto E Gaucho Cir.
Your destination will be on the right. We will meet you by the lake front.

Safety Considerations

Your safety is our top priority. Our kayak lessons are led by professional instructors, certified by the American Canoe Association (ACA), each with years of teaching experience. We’ve developed comprehensive risk management protocols that our instructors adhere to in case of an emergency. If you have any further questions about safety, please contact us at 407-267-9950 for more information.


Your lesson will be led by a trained, experienced professional with a solid teaching background, years of personal kayaking experience, and a passion for teaching people the ins and outs of kayaking. Check out our Meet Our Team page for staff bios.

Group Size And Age Restrictions

The maximum group size is 5 students. If you have more questions about group size, please give us a call at +1-407-267-9950 and we’ll answer all your questions.

Age restrictions are as follows:

  • 10 years and older to join kayak lessons, underaged require adult supervision.

Weather In Central Florida

Central Florida on average maintains warm temperatures throughout the entire year with slightly lower temperatures during the winter months. Summers, lasting from May to October, are long, warm and particularly humid. Rain showers are common during this time of the year. The winter month are short, cool, and dry, lasting from December to February. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 52°F (11°C)to 91°F (33°C).

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