Every year Saline River Canoe and Benton Parks department team up to offer Kayaking classes, suitable for all ages. Our ACA certified Paddle Sports instructors are experienced and passionate about paddling.  Our courses prioritize safety, enjoyment, and skill enhancement, laying the foundation for a lifetime of exploration. Whether you’re a curious youth, or an adventurous adult, our Intro to Kayaking classes and essential skills courses, or tailored to help you paddle confidently.


Paddlesports Online Course

This online training program is brought to you through a partnership between the ACA and the U.S. Coast Guard, and was developed to meet the ACA standards for paddlesports safety education.

American Canoe Association

Competition information and events, classes and instructor certifications, stewardship opportunities, advocacy for clean water and access to public lands, insurance for clubs, event organizers & others. 

Arkansas Canoe Club

 (ACC) is a recreational organization consisting of over 1,000 members representing ten chapters in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas. ACC Members love to paddle the rivers, streams, bayous and lakes of The Natural State and beyond.

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