Upcoming Paddling Activities

1910: Fiji-Tonga: Beaches, Reefs & Whales
Mon, Aug 19 – Sun, Sep 1
This trip has a WOW factor not to be missed – read on! First, an adventurous journey through Fiji's remote and unspoiled Kadavu Island, home to one of the world's largest barrier reefs, the…
Weeknight Learn to kayak sessions at Lake Beseck Middlefield, CT
Mon, 6 PM – 12 AM
Lake Beseck. Middlefield CT, CT
These sessions are for anyone who is looking to learn the basics of whitewater kayaking with a eye to running rivers safely. Strokes, Boat control, or to learn the Eskimo roll will all be covered….
Great Misery Islanld
Tue, 9 AM – 2 PM
Great Misery Island, MA
Paddle out to Great Misery Island off of Beverly, Mass. We will travel along the scenic coast and spend approximately one hour on the island. Level 2 paddle: boats must be touring boats i.e. bulkheads…
Family Forest Splendor Midweek at Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center
Tue, Aug 20 – Thu, Aug 22
The Stephen & Betsy Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center, NY
Enjoy one more mini-vacation with your family before school starts! Spend 3-days, 2 nights glamping in a renovated cabin or a comfy tent in the woods.Meals, nature crafts and other kid-friendly…
Paddle Onset Bay
Wed, 10 AM – 2 PM
Onset, MA
Arrive at the put-in no later than 10:15 for a 10:30 departure. PFDs are required and spray skirts may be needed depending on wind and wave conditions. Bring water and a lunch. Contact the leader…
Class 3 Leader's Choice
Wed, 4 PM – 7 PM
The Winnipesauke River (Cross Mill Rd to Franklin) and The Contoocook River (Hillsborough to Henniker) offer perfect whitewater in central NH for mastering class 3 paddling skills. Emphasis will be on…
Pond Social for Paddlers
Wed, 4 PM – 8 PM
Pond in Concord, MA, MA
Come to our Wednesday evening (4 pm – dark, June 5 – Aug 28) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks…
Weeknight Beginner whitewater kayak instructional at Satans Kingdom
Canton, CT, CT
Jeff Magee and Ed Yiznitsky will lead beginners \/ instructional trips on the Satan's Kingdom section of the Farmington River progressing to the Tarriffville Section of the Farmington River in…
Summer evening paddle series – Whitehall Reservoir
Thu, 5 PM – 7 PM
Whitehall Reservoir, Hopkinton, MA, MA
Join us whenever you can on this relaxing summer evening paddle. Series runs alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 4 through August 27. Tuesdays June 4,18 July 2,16,30 Aug 13,27 Thursdays…
Adult Adventure: Paddle and Hike to Carter Notch Hut
Thu, Aug 22 – Sun, Aug 25
AMC Joe Dodge Lodge, NH
Paddle the rivers and climb the mountains with active adults in the beautiful White Mountains! We've merged two or your favorite offerings- paddling and hiking to our backcountry huts….

Featured Paddling Destinations

Featured Destinations

Gorman Chairback Lodge

Explore Long Pond; paddle to the remote Coyote Rocks campsite.

Mohican Outdoor Center

Paddle on Catfish Pond; Access to Delaware River nearby.

Knubble Bay Camp

Popular sea kayaking destination; paddle to Beal Island campground.

Three Mile Island Camp

Located on Lake Winnepesauke; paddle from put-in in Meredith.

Echo Lake Camp

Located just outside Acadia National Park.

Fire Island Cabin

Canoe, kayak and sail on the Great South Bay.

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