In-Person: 3rd Party Kayaking Lesson & Guided Tour with Headwaters!

In-Person: 3rd Party Kayaking Lesson & Guided Tour with Headwaters!

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Date: Sat Sep 16, 4:30 PM PDT - Sat Sep 16, 6:00 PM PDT
  • Outdoor
  • Juniors,
  • Cadettes,
  • Seniors,
  • Volunteers,
  • Ambassadors,
  • Brownies

Come kayaking with Headwaters Boathouse! If youve never been kayaking, or have only been a few times, this event is perfect for you. Participate in a quick on-land instructions course, where you learn the fundamentals of kayaking, before getting out on the water to have fun. Senior Girl Scouts will earn Steps 1-4 of the Senior Paddling Badge!

Disclaimer: This event is run entirely by a third party. All registration, communication, and event details will be handled by Headwaters Boathouse. Any questions should be directed to When you click "Register Now" you will be directed to their website to complete registration. Financial Aid and Troop Treasure is not available for this event.

Badge Connections: During this program girls will complete the following Badge steps:

  • Senior Paddling Badge - Steps 1-4 

Program facilitated by: Headwaters Boathouse, a GSHCC Program Partner.

Program Fee: $46 for Girl members $46 for adult members. 

Program fee includes: In person kayaking instruction, all required kayaking equipment, and a space for Girl Scouts to make new friends.  A badge is not included. The badge can be purchased separately from the Girl Scout Shop.

Supplies Needed: 

  • Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Sun Hat
  • Athletic Clothing (no denim or cotton)

General Location: Lodi, CA

  • Exact location and driving direction provided by Headwaters Boathouse after registration.

Note: Parking is $5 in the parking lot, or free along the street.

Adult Supervision: Adult supervision is required.

  • Adults must register to attend.
  • If registering as a troop GSHCC requires that you follow the ratios below for your troop level.
  • Per GS Safety Activities Checkpoints, please provide 2 adults if attending with 6 or fewer girls.
  • We ask that no more than the required number of adults attend the event.
  • Adult chaperones are responsible for supervising girls and enforcing the HW and GSHCC rules at all times while on HW property. At no time may girls be unsupervised while on the trip.
  • This event is hosted and run by a third party. GSHCC staff will not be present.

GSHCC Safety Activity Checkpoint Ratios for Outings, Activities, Travel and Camping The adult-to-girl ratio is two unrelated volunteers, including one female, for up to this number of girls: 

  • 6 Girl Scout Daisies
  • 12 Girl Scout Brownies
  • 16 Girl Scout Juniors
  • 20 Girl Scout Cadettes
  • 24 Girl Scout Seniors
  • 24 Girl Scout Ambassadors

There should be one extra adult for every additional: 

  • 14 Girl Scout Daisies
  • 16 Girl Scout Brownies
  • 18 Girl Scout Juniors
  • 110 Girl Scout Cadettes
  • 112 Girl Scout Seniors
  • 112 Girl Scout Ambassadors

Not a member? Join now and save! Become a member before registering for this event to take advantage of our member pricing, plus save on other GSHCC events for the rest of the year! A Girl Scout membership is $25 a year. A membership year runs from October to September.

Cancellations & Refunds: This is a Third Party Event. Headwaters Boathouse will handle all registration and cancellations. Please contact them for their cancellation policy.