Sunnyside Paddling Club's Youth Paddle Program (Ages 7 to 17)
The ultimate youth summer program in the heart of Toronto built by education and filled with fun!
COVID-19 Update: We are committed to following the City of Toronto's safety guidelines and maintaining physical distance. All equipment will be sanitized between uses. Each session is limited to 6 paddlers to ensure physical distancing practice.Participants will be required to complete an at-home health screen prior to attending each session. Health screens must be submitted prior to attending a registered session. Please see our full COVID-19 Safety Plan here.
Experience the outdoors and build transferable skills with the ultimate summer activities! Each session is designed to connect youth in our community to the art of paddling.
This program is delivered by Canadian National Dragon Boat athletes and qualified coaches with the best coach to participant ratio of 1:6 and emphasis on water safety. Check out our coaches here!
-All equipment including life jackets and paddles will be provided.
-No prior paddling experience needed.
-Participants should be confident swimmers.
Pricing (taxes included in pricing)
Start with our Pre-Set Package or a Flex Package, or get both!
Pre-Set Package - 8 Pre-Set weekly sessions in one chosen watercraft: $312/package ($39/1.5 hour session)
SUP 8 Session Pre-Set Package (every M & W 10am-11:30am): July 6th-July 29th (i.e. lesson dates are July 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 & 29)
SUP 8 Session Pre-Set Package (every Tu & Th 10am-11:30am): July 7th-July 30th
Outrigger Canoe (OC) 8 Session Pre-Set Package (every M & W 12:30pm-2:00pm): July 6th-July 29th
Outrigger Canoe (OC) 8 Session Pre-Set Package (every Tu & Th 12:30pm-2:00pm): July 7th-July 30th
Kayak 8 Session Pre-Set Package (every M & W 3pm-4:30pm): July 6th-July 29th
Kayak 8 Session Pre-Set Package (every Tu & Th 3pm-4:30pm): July 7th-July 30th
Flex Packages - Start with the Flex Pack, or top up your Pre-Set sessions with a Flex Pack! The flex packs allow the choice of any available water craft at any available time from the weekly schedule times listed above. We will call you to book specific dates/times upon registration.
15-Pack Flex with choice of any watercraft (can be different each session): $562.50 ($37.50/1.5 hour session)
5-Pack Flex with choice of any watercraft (can be different each session): $210.00 ($42.00/1.5 hour session)
Single 1.5 Hour Session Drop-in: $45.00
Toronto Skyline Family Tour (Fridays, Saturdays) - Limited Availability, inquiries at
A fun event for the entire family! Paddle next to the Toronto Skyline, exploring sights such as Billy Bishop Airport, Ontario Place, the CN Tower, and Marilyn Bell Park. No experience required! All equipment provided including life jackets and the choice of craft (tandem kayak, kayak, SUP, OC).
*Spots are Limited! Register to join the fun!*
Have questions or want to learn more about the program? Contact us at