Guide School & Skill Development

 
 
Defiance co-owner, Heather, getting some reps in on the Colorado.

Defiance co-owner, Heather, getting some reps in on the Colorado.

Guide School

Want to gain entry into the greatest job (i.e. lifestyle) you’ll ever have? Or maybe you want to take your boating skills to the next level? Defiance’s Guide School can help you go from zero to (almost) hero through one of its summer immersion programs.

Next School Dates:

Session I [BASIC] Saturday and Sunday, August 17 & 18 – Cost: $250 / gear and lunch provided

Session II [INTERMEDIATE] Saturday and Sunday, August 24 & 25 – Cost: $250 / gear and lunch provided


Paddle Talk! - Defiance’s Boathouse Seminar Series

Defiance’s Lead River Pro and Senior Guide Instructor, Jeremy Comeau facilitates this free, community focused, lifestyle program. Topics range from rigging and basic repair, to groover setup, to geeking out on the latest must have from one of Defiance’s gear suppliers. Bring your favorite beverage and we’ll supply the bratwurst. Conversations every second and fourth Thursday June - September.

Senior River Pro Brad discussing the finer points of a paddle.

Senior River Pro Brad discussing the finer points of a paddle.