Welcome to Kirkwood Canoe

We offer canoe instruction for all age groups. 

Muskoka is our home. 

View our pages for upcoming  ORCKA  canoeing courses as well as recreational workshops.

ORCKA Canoe Skills Courses for all ages:

  •  ORCKA Basic Canoeing Levels 1-2-3-4
  • ORCKA Basic Canoeing Level 1 Youth
  • ORCKA Canoe Tripping 
  • Canoe Day Trip Leader
  • ORCKA River Running
  • Canadian Style Paddling
  • Camping Skills “Tune-up” Workshop  in Additional Recreational Courses Our clients asked for a “tune-up” workshop to refresh or improve on their camping skills

ORCKA Canoe Instructor Courses: 

over 16 years of age, and meeting course prerequisites

  • Canoe Tripping Instructor 1 or 2
  • Basic Canoe Instructor
  • Camp Canoe Instructor
  • CCI Bridging to Basic Instructor
  • Instructor Re-Certification Clinics


 If the course dates don’t fit your schedule, contact us and we will quote you a private or semi-private course.  If you have any questions complete the “General Inquiry” form found on the Contact Us Page.

Kirkwood Canoe will continue to follow any COVID-19 Protocol from:

Our canoeing season begans in early May.  Wearing masks is optional.