Kayaking Next Steps/Rescues – July 23 | 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! This all-day class is for those who may have taken one of our Kayaking Essentials (or another class) and want to continue to work on their skills and learn new skills. We will go over basic stroke techniques including bracing and edging. We will work on rescue techniques including self rescues and t-rescues.  Because a portion… Read More »

$80

Kids Kayaking Class – July 24 | 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! Our kids’ class is a great way to introduce your child to the sport of kayaking. Designed with fun and water safety as primary goals, we teach students through a variety of games and exploration. Our experienced, certified instructors teach basic skills with a goal to empower kids to be comfortable while out on… Read More »

$35

Kids Kayaking Class – July 24 | 1:30 – 3:30 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! Our kids’ class is a great way to introduce your child to the sport of kayaking. Designed with fun and water safety as primary goals, we teach students through a variety of games and exploration. Our experienced, certified instructors teach basic skills with a goal to empower kids to be comfortable while out on… Read More »

$35

Native Plant Identification Community Paddle – St. Clair Lake-Six Mile Lake Natural Area

St. Clair Lake DNR Boat Access Site 9400 6 mile lake Rd, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Grab your paddleboard, kayak or paddle craft of choice for an amazing evening paddle with Paddle Antrim and Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy (GTRLC) through the St. Clair Lake – Six Mile Lake Natural Area. The paddle will begin at St. Clair Lake DNR Boat Access Site (9400 Six Mile Lake Road) at 6:00 pm to check in. At 6:15 pm GTRLC will give remarks and we will launch as… Read More »

Kids Kayaking Class – July 27 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! Our kids’ class is a great way to introduce your child to the sport of kayaking. Designed with fun and water safety as primary goals, we teach students through a variety of games and exploration. Our experienced, certified instructors teach basic skills with a goal to empower kids to be comfortable while out on… Read More »

$35

Kayaking Essentials Class – July 27 | 12:30 – 3:30 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! This class teaches paddlers the basics for paddling all types of kayaks in a fun and safe way. You’ll learn about what kayaks work best for what conditions and other paddling best practices. Learn how to make the kayak go where you want it to go and basic safety skills needed on the water.… Read More »

$50

Kayaking Essentials Class – July 31 | 2:00 – 5:00 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! This class teaches paddlers the basics for paddling all types of kayaks in a fun and safe way. You’ll learn about what kayaks work best for what conditions and other paddling best practices. Learn how to make the kayak go where you want it to go and basic safety skills needed on the water.… Read More »

$50

Kids Kayaking Class – July 31 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Class will be held at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) Register Today! Our kids’ class is a great way to introduce your child to the sport of kayaking. Designed with fun and water safety as primary goals, we teach students through a variety of games and exploration. Our experienced, certified instructors teach basic skills with a goal to empower kids to be comfortable while out on… Read More »

$35

Elk Rapids Harbor Days Community Paddle

Elk Rapids Rotary Park 305 US-31, Elk Rapids, MI, United States

Grab your paddleboard, kayak or paddle craft of choice and join Paddle Antrim for an amazing evening paddle on the Elk River as a kick off to Elk Rapids Harbor Days. This hour long slow paddle will begin at Elk Rapid’s Rotary Park at 6:30 pm to check in and we will launch  as a group at 6:45 pm. Paddle Antrim encourage all ages and types of paddle crafts to join… Read More »

Community Paddlesport Leader Training

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI, United States

Register Today Class will be held at River Park (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) This two day workshop is designed to give leaders who engage with the broader paddling community training to provide safe, fun, paddling experiences at the entry level, that are not craft specific. Targeted applications could include community outreach programs, local clubs, parks, scouting programs, etc. In this course, you will be trained and assessed for Community… Read More »

$250

Bellaire Community Paddle With Short’s Brewing Company

Richardi Park 100 E Antrim St, Bellaire, MI, United States

Grab your paddleboard, kayak or paddle craft of choice and join Paddle Antrim for an amazing evening paddle on the Intermediate River as a lead up to Bellaire’s Rubber Ducky Festival & Race.  This community paddle is sponsored by Short’s Brewing Company. This hour long slow paddle on the Intermediate River  will begin at Bellaire’s Richardi Park (100 E. Antrim St, Bellaire) at 6:30 pm to check in and we will launch… Read More »

Paddle Antrim Festival 2024

The Paddle Antrim Festival celebrates the amazing waterways and communities of Northern Michigan. The Festival, always the second weekend after Labor Day, includes a two-day paddle event through the Chain of Lakes Water Trail. This choose your own adventure paddle provides the opportunity for you to paddle one or both days and decide how far to travel. There are exits strategically placed along the route so you may go anywhere… Read More »

Paddle Antrim Festival Kick-Off Party

Start the Paddle Antrim Festival off right at River Park in Ellsworth (6625 Bridge St) on Thursday night. This event is open to paddlers and the entire community. Join us for a relaxing evening with  paddlers and community members. The Village of Ellsworth and the East Jordan Chamber of Commerce are bringing great live music and a local food truck. A Perfect way to kick off the weekend right!  … Read More »

Paddle Antrim Festival Final Bash

Whether you’re paddling, spectating, or simply looking for a great way to spend a September Saturday, we’re excited to invite you to join us to celebrate with our Top Sponsor Short’s Brewing at their Pull Barn in Elk Rapids for the Paddle Antrim Festival Final Bash! After two days of paddling, we’ll be welcoming participants, families, and friends for food from Osorio Tacos y Salsa, beverages, fun outdoor games, and… Read More »

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