Explore Poole from a different view If kayaking is something you haven’t tried before, it might be time you did! There are various kayaking companies in the Dorset area where you can take a few hours to paddle to Old harry Rocks or calmly paddle up the river to Wareham. The first thing to do would be to try a session with an instructor and decide if you enjoy being in the kayak before you go further afield to Old harry Rocks for example. If you do enjoy your first session, the next step would be to buy your own single or double person kayak. There are two types of kayak, the sit in type and the sit on type. What you choose really comes down to personal preference but if you choose a sit in kayak and 62 The Poole Harbour and Marina Guide 2018 you’re unfortunate enough to capsize, you will need to bale out any water before you can get back in and carry on, whereas a sit on kayak has scupper holes that allow water to drain, and will not sink. The main advantage with a sit in kayak is that you will stay dryer than you would on a sit on top but for beginners who perhaps don’t want to learn how to roll a sit in kayak if it does capsize, then a sit on model would best suit you. Now you just need to decide where to explore first!
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