Event Details

Paddle a portion of Nimisila Reservoir with a certified instructor and a naturalist to learn paddle strokes, safety and to see wildlife around the water. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest wearing clothes that can get wet and bringing water, sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses. Fee includes instruction and loan of kayak, paddle, and personal flotation device. Advance registration is required and space is limited.

Note: Location, date, and time of water recreation programs are subject to change due to environmental reasons.

Ages: 13 & over (ages 13 to 17 must be with a registered adult participant).

Cost: $15 per person. All sales are final.

Includes: kayak & equipment.

Parking: Please note that Christman Road bridge over Nimisila Reservoir is closed for construction. Summit County Engineers has posted a detour to be followed by motorists. For more information, please click here.

Venue Information

Nimisila Reservoir Metro Park - Lot C6
6194 Christman Road
Akron, OH 44319

Organizer Information

Summit Metro Parks

975 Treaty Line Rd.
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 867-5511

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Summit Metro Parks
(330) 865-8065
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