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St. Lucie County Florida to build new canoe launches

St. Lucie County is in the process of finding a contractor to construct 4 canoe launches (2 along the N. Fork of the St Lucie, 1 along Ten Mile Creek & 1 on an inland lake).

They are looking for knowledge & expertise on features that are preferred and or undesirable to canoers & kayaks (avid to experts).

If interested in our Paddling Trail see http://www.stlucieco.gov/pdfs/WEBSITE_-_North_Fork_WEB_Version_2(1).pdf & for all of our Parks & Preserves see http://gis.stlucieco.gov/parkspreserves/

Have any ideas? Let them know!

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Canoe, Kayak, SUP Paddling Festival, Florida

 

The Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Festival is among the fastest growing paddling festivals in North America.

 

The Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Festival

Southwest Florida, Off the beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel

Friday, November 1st through Sunday, November 3rd,  2013

 

According to their website:

 

Canoe Races, Kayak Races, SUP Races, Family Fun Race Relay Event, Fishing Tournament, Demos, Speakers, Instructions, Live Music, Group Tours and more.

 

The Great Calusa Blueway is a 190 mile marked canoe and kayak trail through the coastal waters and inland tributaries of Lee County Florida. The paddling trail is divided into three portions with maps of each section available to download.

 

The first portion is through Estero Bay, Second portion is the scenic bays of Sanibel, Captiva Island and Pine Island and the third is the Caloosahatchee River and its tributaries.

 

Trail Map 1 – Estero Bay

Trail Map 2 – Pine Island Sound/Matlacha Pass

Trail Map 3 – Caloosahatchee River and Tributaries

 

The novice paddler has plenty of areas of flat protected waters and the advanced paddler has plenty of challenges including long treks and overnight adventures.

 

Click here to search our Kayak & Canoe Events Calendar to find out more information on The Great Calusa Blueway Festival and to find more paddling events, kayak races, canoe races, festivals, paddlefests and triathlons for all over the U.S.

 

Click here to find more information on the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail.

 

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Canoe, Kayak, Paddle Board Races & Events, Washington

Here are just a few of the paddling races and events that are happening this Fall in Washington.

 

Budd Inlet Race, Washington

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Race: 8 miles

This Race starts and finishes at the Swantown breakwater. First Turn is at Olympia Shoal and second turn is at Gulf Harbor.

 

Donkey Creek Chum Festival

Skansie Brothers Park, Gig Harbor, Washington

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Kayak, Canoe, Paddle Board Race, Demonstrations, Booths, Story Telling, Chum Burgers, Fly Fishing Demonstrations, Face Painting, Paint your own Salmon Tee-Shirts, a Salmon Maze and more.

Kayak, Walk, Bike or Drive to the Park.

 

Lake Samish Salmon Row and Paddle

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Race Course: 5.5 mile course

The race course starts and ends at Lutherwood Camp, and is arranged so that spectators will have one of the best opportunities of the season to watch the race.

There are more than a dozen different race classes for all levels of competition; from recreational paddlers to Olympic athletes.

 

Mercer Island Sausage Pull

Mount Baker Beach Park, Seattle, Washington

Saturday, October 5, 2013

The race starts at Mount Baker Beach Park.

Race Courses:

Long Course 14.3 miles

Short Course 6.5 miles

 

 

Click here to search our Kayak & Canoe Events Calendar to find out more information on these paddling races and to find more paddling events, kayak races, canoe races, festivals, paddlefests and triathlons for all over the U.S.

 

Do you have a kayak race, canoe race or paddling event you would like to add to our calendar? Please use our handy contact form to send us the details.

 

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Bike, Kayak, Run Triathlon, Virginia

Virginia’s premier long distance adventure triathlon- Bike, Kayak, Run.

 

New River Trail Challenge Triathlon

Foster Falls, Virginia

Saturday, September 21, 2013

 

According to their website:

 

The Race starts at Foster Falls with a 40 mile mountain bike ride followed by a 12 mile kayak paddle and ends with a half marathon run (13.1 miles).

 

Bike: 40 miles Foster Falls- following the New River Trail.

Kayak: 12 miles Foster Falls to Allisonia.

Run: 13.1 miles – Allisonia to Foster Falls along New River Trail.

 

Compete Solo or in Teams of 2 or 3.

 

There will be family entertainment throughout the day with face painting, moon bounce, corn hole and a day long Junior Ranger program.

 

Click here to search our Kayak & Canoe Events Calendar to find out more information on this triathlon and to find more paddling events, kayak races, canoe races, festivals, paddlefests and triathlons for all over the U.S.

 

Do you have a kayak race, canoe race or paddling event you would like to add to our calendar? Please use our handy contact form to send us the details.

 

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