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Support Paddle Canada today.

Our mission is to help develop, promote and teach safe and enjoyable recreational paddling for all Canadians regardless of ability, culture or age.

We seek to develop positive attitudes towards a healthy environment and to provide an understanding of and an appreciation for the canoe and kayak in Canadian Heritage.

As a non-profit organization supported entirely by its members and by its programs Paddle Canada needs your help to succeed. Your financial support will enable us to continue the important work we undertake on behalf of all recreational paddlers.


1. Give a Gift Membership

Send a Gift of Paddle Canada Offline (with cheque, money order, or credit card)
Complete your Paddle Canada Gift Membership Application offline. This form can be filled in, saved, and printed.

pdfPaddle Canada Gift Membership Application


2. Become a Paddle Canada Member

Without our members, Paddle Canada simply wouldn't exist. How does it work? Currently Paddle Canada offers three different categories of membership, each is designed with particular member needs in mind.

    1. Individual Members
    2. Regional Member Associations
    3. Affiliate Member Associations

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Show your support today! A little goes a long way.

Your financial support of Paddle Canada can be as little or as much as you would like to contribute and can be applied to any area of our operations which include, but are not limited to, some of the following:

  • General Operations
  • Safety and Education
  • Environmental Campaigns
  • Heritage
  • Inclusion/Paddling with a Disability
  • Bill Mason Memorial Scholarship Fund

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We can't do it without you!


Student Comments

  • I feel like I took away from the course what I was hoping I would take away. The small student-instructor ratio helped a lot in that not only did we have almost one-on-one instructions, but it also provided us with considerably more practice time while running the rapids. Thumbs up for all three instructors! Sven Hafemeister, StudentMoving Water Canoe Skills Intermediate Tandem
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