Learn how to Stand-Up Paddle Board (SUP) on Durango's Animas River. It is the fastest growing paddle sport in the world. Our sampler 1/2 day course with experienced instructors starts on land with a thorough safety instruction and the basics on how to hold your paddle propery and how to balence on the board. Then on flat, slow moving water learn balance progressions of laying on your board, kneeling and finally standing up. Within each position you will learn different paddling techniques and paddle strokes to help you maneuver your board efficiently and effectively. Experienced alreay? Then rent a SUP in Durango and take to the river or one of the many nearby mountain lakes.