Kayak, Canoe & SUP Social Nights!!!

It's all about being social ! Paddlers meeting paddlers and doing what we do best - PADDLE! These events are FREE to join for anyone with their own kayak, but if you need a rental, we have a special LOW RATE that includes your kayak, paddle, PFD and safety gear! WOW! Canoe rentals available. The route is informal and most Social Paddles start and end at Grand River Kayak. Some nights we might paddle into the Thirsty Mate for a bite to eat, some evenings we might launch at Port Maitland and paddle out onto Lake Erie to enjoy the sunset...we really just make it up as we go along! The Lower River, Upper River, marshes, Dunnville Dam, Port's all fair game, and EVERYONE is welcome to join us! SUP Rental Join us for a relaxing paddle on a stand up board through the Lower Grand River and Sulphur Creek! No experience necessary. Free if you own your own board! Otherwise boards available at a cost of $20 plus HST. Illuminaqua Social Paddle(s) - 2014 Schedule TBA Enjoy an outdoor concert from the seat of your boat surrounded by fire burning torches! What an experience! Call us today to reserve you kayak, canoe or SUP for a low rate of $45! Meet us in Welland where you'll join our group as we paddle down the Welland Canal Recreational Waterway to the site of Illuminaqua. 2014 Schedule (SO FAR) : Mother's Day - May 11 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm Father's Day - June 15 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm Summer Solstice* - June 21 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm Tanya's Birthday Paddle* - July 5 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm Mohawk Island** - July 27 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm Illuminaqua - August 2 - TBA Chippewa Creek* - August 10 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm Grandparent's Day - September 7 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm End of Season Celebration - September 21 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm *Evening Paddles require safety lighting, as per Transport Canada Regulations **Mohawk Island requires prior experience with wet exit and assisted re-entry skills Reservations are required for rentals, otherwise please RSVP so we know how many to expect on any given night. Rental Cost (if required): $20.00 plus HST when launching from Grand River Kayak $30.00 plus HST to cover the transportation costs of the kayak and gear, if we depart from a different location (upper river, lake etc) [tcp_list id="rental_social_paddles"] Find your forms HERE.