Experience world class paddling right outside DC!
If you want to learn how to stand up paddle in the Washington, DC area, Paddlestroke SUP is your top choice for stand up paddle lessons. We’ll provide you with top-quality, enthusiastic, supportive instruction from experienced professional stand up paddlers. Your first lesson will be in a safe, calm-water environment where you’ll learn the basics—from how to use your equipment, to balance and paddling technique, to what to do in case you happen to fall in. You’ll have the benefit of starting out right and getting a solid understanding of the fundamentals.
The area boasts great hiking trails such as the Billy Goat Trail and platforms for incredible viewing of the Great Falls Waterfall. After your paddling lesson, The Old Angler's Inn is within walking distance or you're just a short drive to several great restaurants and bars in the Potomac.
If river SUP is what you're after, we offer lessons on the Potomac River right outside Washington D.C.
Stand up paddle lessons meet at Old Angler’s Lot in Potomac, MD just off MacArthur Blvd, across the street from The Old Angler's Inn