Paddling Hazards

Paddling is a great way to stay active while enjoying time in nature. The casual paddler may be unaware however of the potential hazards that you may encounter while paddling in your Metroparks. Learn to recognize some of these hazards to keep yourself safe on the water. Amanda Domalski is a certified canoe, kayak and stand-up paddleboard instructor with the American Canoe Association. You can contact Amanda with your paddling questions at This video brought to you by Metroparks Members and the Metroparks Toledo Foundation. Interested in supporting nature in our community? Visit