Join Paddle Antrim for a special paddling event to kick-off the paddling season on the Chain of Lakes Water Trail with Short’s Brewing Company!
Grab your paddleboard, kayak or paddle craft of choice and join us for an hour long paddle on Elk River followed by a gathering, 2 minutes up 31, at Short’s Pull Barn.
Schedule of Events:
5:30 pm – Meet at Elk Rapids Rotary Park for a community paddle on Elk River
5:45 pm – Launch as a group for a 1 hour slow paddle on the Elk River
6:45 pm – Head to Short’s Pull Barn (211 Industrial Park Drive, Elk Rapids, MI 49629)
9:00 pm – Event concludes
This event is free and no pre-registration is required.
To protect our waters, anytime you change waterways you should ALWAYS Clean, Drain, and Dry your boat and gear to prevent the spread of invasive species. Before joining us out on the water, we ask that you Clean, Drain, Dry your boat and gear. To wash your own boat, check out this link . We recently had New Zealand Mud Snails found in our waterways and hope everyone will do their part to protect our lakes/rivers.
All paddlers must complete a paddling event waiver prior to participation. Click the button below to complete the waiver digitally.