KCCNY Beginner Weekend
KCCNY Beginner Weekend

This year, KCCNY is excited to be partnering with Jim Thorpe River Adventures (JTRA) to host a weekend of fun on the Leigh River. Whether you are just beginning or are looking to improve your skills, this weekend will cover everything you need to know to get a good start in whitewater kayaking!

Class size is limited to 10 students. Sign up early!


June 6th - June 7th 2020

Jim Thorpe River Adventures
123 Lehigh Drive
Lehighton, PA 18235


$210 for the weekend (25% discount)
includes lunch on the river and dinner in Jim Thorpe

Day 1: Lake day Day 2: River day (Class I - II section of Lehigh River)

To sign up, please email Chris Shih at chs820@gmail.com  before reaching out to JTRA via the contact info on https://kayakschool.com/2-day-kayak-class/

Places to Stay:


Mahoning Inn http://www.mahoninginn.com 71 Blakeslee Boulevard Lehighton, PA 18235 610-377-1600

Country Inn & Suites 1619 Interchange Rd. Lehighton, PA 18234 610-379-5066

Hampton Inn 877 Interchange Rd. Lehighton, PA 18234 610-377-3400

Camping: Mauch Chunk Lake Park 625 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 570-325-3669 This neatly-maintained Carbon County park consists of 2300 acres of healthy forest surrounding the idyllic Mauch Chunk Lake. There are well over 100 sites, a number of which are along the quiet shoreline. There are showers, pavilions, and a neat boat rental shop at the Camp Store on the Lake for those in your party that aren't kayaking!

Jim Thorpe Camping Resort Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 570-325-2644 www.jimthorpecamping.com

Hickory Run State Park Park RR 1, Box 81 White Haven, PA 18661 1-888-727-2757

KCCNY Beginner Weekend