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The WND&WVS ohana is full of passionate watermen and women with years of paddle, wind and kite experience. Our biggest passion of all… getting out on the water with you and sharing the stoke. If you'd like to join the craze but don't own a board or know where to begin, WND&WVS has the gear and guidance you need to get on the water all summer long.
Below is a rundown on all our activities on offer for the 2017 season. Only in town for a few days? Check out our Activity Calendar Page
for daily event schedules. For weather and activity updates, head over to our Facebook page.
Intro to SUP
Our Intro to SUP lessons, led by our experienced instructors, are geared toward teaching the basics of stand up paddling while sharing the beauty and adventure of Lake Champlain and its shoreline. Nervous? Don't be. Stand up padding is easy and incredibly rewarding once you understand the basics of balance and paddling. We're confident that you'll fall in love with this sport once you give it a try.
Mondays 6:00-7:30PM & Wednesdays 4:00-5:30PM | Private lessons by appointment
Stand up paddle boards are available for 1 hour, half day, full day, or overnight rentals. Each board rental comes with a paddle, pfd, and roof rack straps if needed for travel from Perkins Pier on the waterfront in downtown Burlington.
Mon-Fri 12:00PM-8:00PM | Sat 10:00AM-8:00PM | Sun 12:00PM-5:00PM
1 Hour - $15 | Half Day - $40 | Full Day - $60
Rent a Board
Intro to Windsurfing
Ever thought about learning to windsurf or just need a refresher on gear and technique? Our Intro to Windsurfing class is designed for first time windsurfers or those who may be feeling a little rusty. We're crazy about windsurfing and super stoked to get as many people out on the lake to take advantage of the frequently ideal windy conditions.
Saturdays 10:00AM-1:00PM & Mondays 5:00PM-8:00PM | Beginning 6/5/17
Windsurfers are available for 1 hour, half day, full day, or overnight rentals. Our on site staff is available to help you choose the ideal board and sail size depending on the conditions for the day.
Mon-Fri 2:00PM-6:00PM | Sat 10:00AM-6:00PM | Sun 12:00PM-5:00PM
1 Hour - $20 | 1/2 Day - $50 | Full Day - $75
Rent a Windsurfer
Windsurfing Camps for Kids
Looking for something fun, outdoors, and active for your kid this summer? Our windsurfing camp, followed by a free lunch at Spot on the Dock is a great way for kids to learn a new sport in a fun, relaxed, group environment. Camp takes place at the Barge Canal Beach in Burlington and is led by experienced, passionate instructors.
Monday-Friday 8:45AM-1:45PM I 1 Week Sessions Beginning 6/19/17
Junior Paddle League
The Junior Paddle League is designed to introduce kids to the excitement and physical benefits of stand up paddle racing. This is the first year we'll be offering this service and we are super excited about giving younger paddlers the opportunity to get involved in this rapidly growing sport.
Mondays & Thursdays 5:00PM-7:00PM | Beginning 6/5/17
We'll be playing drop-in SUP Polo games every Tuesday night at the Barge Canal beach. Come alone or with friends for an amazing workout and a guaranteed good time.
Tuesdays 5:00PM-Sunset | Free Kid's Games 4:30PM-5:00PM | June 13th-August 22nd
Point to Point Tours
Our guided Point to Point tours are geared toward customizing time on water for intermediate to advanced paddlers while adding the excitement and interest of a final destination. Point to point tours start at the Spot on the Dock where boards, gear and paddlers are loaded up and transported to one of many possible Lake Champlain launch points.
Thursdays 12:00PM & Fridays 9:00AM | Tours beginning 6/22/17
Sunset SUP Tours
Enjoying a beautiful sunset is always a good time. Enjoying a beautiful sunset while paddling is even better. Come enjoy a relaxing paddle on Lake Champlain with views of downtown Burlington while the sun sets over the Adirondacks.
Thursdays & Fridays 6:00PM-8:00PM | Beginning 6/16/17
SUP River Runs
Our local rivers provide an amazing opportunity to get on the water and enjoy the natural beauty of the Lake Champlain region. Our guided stand up paddle river runs are led by experienced, knowledgeable paddle guides who are equipped to take families or small groups on an 8 mile down river paddle on the Winooski River.
Saturdays 9:30-2:30 | Tours beginning 6/17/17
Wednesday Night Race Clinics
Whether you're brand new to the sport of paddle racing or a seasoned competitor, you're encouraged to attend our weekly time trials designed to maximize your training and fitness potential.
Wednesdays 6:00PM-8:00PM | Beginning 6/14/17
Looking to take things up a notch? Join us at Perkins Pier for an early morning SUP fitness/boot camp style workout. You'll move through high intensity land intervals, then take the workout into the water for SUP sprint intervals and core intensive drills on paddleboards. All levels of fitness and SUP experience are welcome.
Wednesdays & Fridays 7:00AM-8:30AM
Looking to take those yoga skills to the next level while soaking in the natural beauty of Lake Champlain? Paddleboard yoga may be your new jam. Yoga on an unstable surface brings an entirely new set of challenges into the game. Bring a bathing suit, a sense of humor, and expect to get wet!
Sundays 9:00AM-10:30AM | Beginning June 18th
Starboard Starship Rentals
Ever seen a paddle board big enough for 8 people? We have two for rent 7 days/week for you and your crew. The Starboard Starship 18' x 60" board is the ultimate team, family or party board. Gather your group and take the Starship for a spin.
Mon-Fri 2:00PM-8:00PM | Saturday 10:00AM-8:00PM | Sunday 12:00PM-5:00PM
Half Day - $100 | Full Day - $200
Rent a Starboard Starship
Parties & Events
Looking for an unforgettable birthday party experience? Unique idea for a corporate event? There’s no better way to spend your day than on the water with us. We have a wide range of activities, gear and experienced staff to build the perfect party, corporate event or team building activity uniquely suited to your group.