Ellsworth Community Paddle

River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Grab your paddleboard, kayak, or canoe and join Paddle Antrim for an amazing paddle on Ellsworth Lake as part of the Ellsworth/Atwood Pig Roast. This slow paddle will begin at River Park (6625 Bridge St). Meet at 1:30 pm to check in and we will launch promptly as a group at 1:45 pm. Paddle Antrim encourage all ages and types of paddle crafts to join us on the water for… Read More »

Paddle Stewardship Training

Your local conservation partners at CAKE CISMA, Kalkaska Conservation District, and Paddle Antrim are excited to announce a Paddle Stewardship training focused on invasive plants! We will discuss why invasive plants are an issue for Northwest Michigan, how to identify them, report them, and finally how to make sure you are keeping our waterways beautiful for the next paddlers. Our training will consist of: -June 22 | 9 - 10:30… Read More »

Free

Kids Kayaking Class June 24th -12:00

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Register Now! 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 the water. Classes are taught in traditional youth sized sea kayaks.   All classes… Read More »

$30

Kids Kayaking Class June 24th 2:30

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Register Now! 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 the water. Classes are taught in traditional youth sized sea kayaks.   All classes… Read More »

$30

Kayaking Essentials June 30th

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Register Now! All classes will be held at River Park (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) 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. You… Read More »

$45

Central Lake Community Paddle

Thurston Park 7854 E Bradford St,, Central Lake

Grab your paddleboard, kayak, or canoe and join Paddle Antrim for an amazing evening paddle out of Central Lake. This hour-long slow paddle will meet at Central Lake's Thurston Park, near the pavilion at 6:30 pm and launch at 6:45 pm. Paddle Antrim encourage all ages and types of paddle crafts to join us on the water for these slow paddles. These paddles last approximately one hour on the water,… Read More »

Kids Kayaking Class July 22nd

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Register Now! 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 the water. Classes are taught in traditional youth sized sea kayaks.   All classes… Read More »

$30

St. Clair Lake-Six Mile Lake Natural Area Community Paddle

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

Grab your paddleboard, kayak or paddle craft of choice for an amazing evening paddle through the St. Clair Lake - Six Mile Lake Natural Area.  This hour long slow paddle will begin at St. Clair Lake DNR Boat Access Site (9400 6 Mile Lake Rod) at 6:30 pm to check in and we will launch promptly as a group at 6:45 pm. The St. Clair Lake - Six Mile Lake… Read More »

Kayaking Essentials July 26

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Register Now! All classes will be held at River Park (6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth, MI) GPS: 45° 9.82800, -85° 14.44860 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… Read More »

$45

Elk Rapids Harbor Days Community Paddle

Elk Rapids Rotary Park 305 US-31, Elk Rapids

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 promptly as a group at 6:45 pm. Paddle Antrim encourage all ages and types of paddle crafts to… Read More »

Bellaire Community Paddle

Richardi Park 100 E Antrim St, Bellaire

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 hour long slow paddle on the Intermediate River will begin at Bellaire’s Richardi Park at 6:30 pm to check in and we will launch promptly as a group at 6:45 pm. Paddle Antrim encourage all ages… Read More »

2021 Paddle Antrim Festival

Ellsworth River Park 6625 Bridge St, Ellsworth

Registration opening in June!! 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… Read More »