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Kayaking Track

This track is for anyone who wants to lead trips travelling on the water in kayaks.

To become certified at each level, you must complete and record all pre-requisites, courses, and experiences listed under that level.  Record your courses and experiences on Summit, and then submit a request for level completion to receive your certification. See 'Who Can Lead What' for a description of what trips each level can lead.

Level II Leader


Certified Backcountry Level I Assistant Leader 


Level II Kayak 

Swiftwater Rescue

Wilderness First Responder (WFR)


Demonstrate skill in Class III water with reliable roll

Level III Site Manager


Certified Level II Backcountry Leader


ACA Level IV Whitewater Kayak Instructor


Lead one ORC whitewater trip

Mentor a Level II Kayak Course

(719) 389-6803

Register for a trip on

(September - May)

Ahlberg Gear House

MON - THURS: 2-6pm
FRI: 12:30-2:30pm
CLOSED: Wed - Fri of 4th Week

Ritt Kellogg Climbing Gym

MON - WED: 4-10pm
THURS: 4-9pm
SUN: 6-9pm

The Co-op: Bike & Ski

MON - THURS: 3-5pm
CLOSED: 4th Week