Upcoming Events

Sat Apr 01 - Jim Falls Spring Release

Fri May 05 - Kettle River Paddle Festival

Sun May 07 - Canoe U Intro Night

Sat May 13 - Wausau Rec Release

Sat May 20 - Canoe U Weekend

Sat Jun 03 - Canoe U - Graduation Weekend

Sat Jun 10 - Wausau Rec Release

Sat Jun 10 - Canoe U Survivors River Run

Sat Jun 24 - Wausau Rec Release

Sat Jul 15 - Wausau Rec Release

Sat Jul 22 - Jim Falls Release and Beginner Whitewater Kayaking

Sat Aug 05 - Wausau Rec Release


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Rapids Riders Supports

Team River Runner - Minneapolis

Minnesota Canoe Association

Learn to Paddle at

Rapids Riders’ Annual Rite Of Spring

Registration will close on May 6th
Don't Miss Out, enroll now.

Learn whitewater skills for Canoe or Kayak from ACA certified instructors. Detailed course descriptions, cost, dates, locations, and sign up found on the Canoe U Page.
Paddling Picture These pictures are of previous Canoe-U classes or alumni.
Rapids Riders seeks to promote the responsible enjoyment of whitewater canoeing and kayaking. We provide American Canoe Association (ACA) certified instruction in techniques and safety; coordinate informational activities and competitions; work with local agencies and private concerns to promote river stewardship and ensure the future of whitewater paddle sports in the upper Midwest.