Canoe school Herbie Bird

Canoe school Herbie Bird teaches you the art of open canoeing

From young to old, from beginner to advanced, from private to family, to a different group composition, with your own or rented equipment. There are many opportunities to learn how to paddle in an open canoe. Call or email Canoe school Herbie Bird for all possibilities. Canoe school Herbie Bird is located on the grounds of Recreation Center De Kluft in the middle of the Canoe Paradise. What's a better place for canoeing in the Netherlands than here? Canoeing is sailing with a stick paddle and usually with two people in an open canoe, but sailing solo is also possible. These canoes used to be called "Canadian". Canoeing school Herbie Bird also teaches kayaking and paddle boarding, but canoeing is their pearl.

The teaching program is tailord to the demand.

The curricula will be aligned with the question. It can aim to improve the canoe technique. But also the first skills. The moest customers who joined us in the boat are people who have discovered that canoeing yet slightly more than initially thought.

Walking and cycling is as saying it seems. For that reason, many people think that canoeing is easy; that it does not need to be learned. But in practice, it is disappointing. The cause can be found in a lack of technique.

Canoe school Herbie Bird can you teach the basic skills in a short period of time.

Where can you find us?

Canoe school Herbie Bird works from recreation centre The Kluft. We sail in a fairly sheltered area this will virtually not for that lesson by the weather conditions should be canceled. The nature reserve in witch we give our classes is an extra dimension  to our school.
But also the nights are then easy to arrange, Camping with tent, camper or caravan, renting a cabin or room, all this is possible. All in all is The Kluft is a great starting point.. 

Who are we?

The canoe school is led by Arij van der Kooij and Rick Kramer. Both of them are educated canoe instructors white a great experience in canoeing, but also quite at home in the kayaking.

To get in touch whits us, please send an email to: or reach us by phone at phone number: 0651-828955. 

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