About The Port Austin Kayak Symposium:
The Port Austin Kayak Symposium is a small, friendly symposium with classes from the beautiful Port Austin Harbor beach and tours on Lake Huron for all skill levels. The Symposium focuses on paddlers with day touring and touring kayaks.
Our instructors and coaches are hand selected to provide the students fun, safe classes to develop long term paddlers.
Friday, June 22 - Sunday, June 24, 2018
Optional Thursday overnight paddle or Thursday and Friday BCU 3 Star Training.
Bird Creek Park
Port Austin, Michigan
(Closest address is 184 Farrar Street)
Early Bird Sign Up until February 15, 2018
Full Symposium: $250
(Includes 5 Meals)
$100 Deposit with Balance Paid April 15, 2018
After February 15, 2018
Full Symposium $300
Early Bird Single Day $150
(Includes 2 Meals)
Children 7-14 years of age: $75
(Includes 5 Meals and Kayak and Gear)
Meal For Non-Symposium Guests $15 Per Meal
Thursday Advanced Overnight Course $75
Thursday & Friday BCU 3 Star Training $250 ($175 for Symposium Participants)
Plastic Kayak Rental with Gear $50
Fiberglass Kayak Rental with Gear $125
Full refunds will be given prior to May 1, 2018.
Refunds requested between May 1 and June 1, 2018 will be assessed a $50 fee.
There will be no refunds after June 1, 2018.
Limited to 75 Participants
2017 Symposium Schedule
(2018 Schedule will be published soon)
Things to Know
Photo Credit Andrew Knapik Photography
Rowland Woollven 2018 PAKS Guest Coach
Photo Credit Bonnie Perry