Paddle Sports

Paddle Sports

Sea Kayaking and White Water Kayaking

Kayaking is just one more way of exploring the wilderness that surrounds Ferrum College. 
here are numerous rivers and lakes to enjoy in a kayak.
Ferrum Outdoors has taken trips as far as the Everglades and the Chesapeake Bay for some 
awesome sea kayaking!

  • Single day outings
  • Multi-day trips
  • Instructional Sessions


Stand Up Paddle Boarding-SUP or stand up paddleboards are a fun and different way to experience the water. Come with us to Philpott lake to learn one of the fastest growing paddle sports in the world. All equipment, leadership and transportation are provided.

SAT 9/13  $5.00

Register by WED 9/10

Departs at 1:00pm from the Lower Franklin Parking Lot Returns by 5:00pm

James River Kayaking-Spend some time on the river kayaking on this fun and moderate stretch of river from Buchannan to Arcadia, VA. Some rapids and scenery make this a great float. Transportation, equipment, lunch provided.


SAT 9/20  $10.00



Register by noon WED, 9/17

Departs at 8:00am from the Lower Franklin Parking Lot

Returns by 6:00pm