Boating & Jet Skiing
Basic Powerboating Class
This course will include operating a small powerboat in a safe and controlled manner, starting systems, general trouble shooting, down speed, planning turns, low speed turns, landing on a buoy, turning, anchoring, landing, and docking.
Folsom Powerboat Clinic
This class is for those wishing to learn the art of handling a recreational “ski” boat. Emphasis is placed on the skill of driving a powerboat on Folsom Lake simulating towing a skier or boarder, transitioning for “low speed” to “on plane”, high speed turns and returning to a down skier/boarder.
This clinic includes California Trailering Law, mechanics of trailers, backing, ramp etiquette, maneuvering, and trailering.
The Aquatic Center offers private lessons for water skiing, wakeboarding, barefooting, jet skiing and trick skiing. Water ski private lessons are designed for two or more people, who prefer one-on-one instruction or who are not able to attend a scheduled class.
PWC Family Night
The perfect situation! “One Aquatic Center PWC Safety Instructor and two Jet Skis – family and friends can enjoy an evening of riding on beautiful Folsom Lake.”
PWC “Jet Skiing” Class
There is no better way to spend the afternoon than riding along on a Kawasaki Jet Ski with the wind in your face, adrenaline pumping through your body and the assurance of safety. This class is designed to educate watercraft users about safety, care and operation on various waterways.