Your Great Lake's resource for kayaks & accessories


Both have been around forever and for good reason.
We highly recommend getting instruction.  It will give you
a great jump start plus needed safety skills and awareness. 
Clubs provide a community to share and learn with.

updated 8-18-2015






 Berrien Paddlers  -   St. Joseph, MI  
 BSA Troop 8  -  Ann Arbor, MI - A very active troop and big on kayaking !
 Chicago Area Sea Kayakers Association
 Chicago Whitewater Association 
 Cincy Paddlers  -  OH, KY, IN - Yahoo group
Columbus Area Kayak Association  -  OH
Dayton Canoe Club  -  Dayton, OH
East Coast Paddlers  -  Mid-Michigan area - Interest in all kinds of kayaking
East Race Whitewater Kayak Club  -  South Bend, IN. - Tom Neeser, 219-234-1980
 Eastern Michigan University Kayak Club  -  KOE
 Fenton Area Paddlers
 Flint River Paddlers
 Friends of the Maple River  -  Central MI
 Friends of the Rouge River  -  SE MI

Gold Coast Paddle Club  -  Grand Rapids, MI
 Grand Rapids Area Sport Paddlers
Great Lakes Paddlers  -  Kayaking and canoeing .. adults and families .. SE Michigan
Great Lakes Sea Kayaking Assoc.  -  Ontario based 
Hoosier Canoe Club  -  Indiana - Canoeing and kayaking ... flat and white water
 Huron River Fly Fishing Club
Illinois Paddling Council 
Indiana Kayak and Canoe Racing
Inland Sea Kayakers  -  Minnesota 
 Kalamazoo Downstreamers - Canoe club
 Kayak Konnection  -  Women's kayak club, Michigan area.  Tina Palinsky  -  kayakchick1@aol.com

Kayakers of Eastern Michigan University 
Keel Haulers Canoe Club 
-  Cleveland area - All paddle sports
Lansing Oar & Paddle Club  -  Mid Michigan area ... all aspects of human powered water sports 
 London Canoe Club  -  London, Ontario
Michiana Outdoors Recreation Enthusiasts  -  Northern Indiana & southwest Michigan
Michigan Canoe Racing Assoc.
 MSU Outing Club  
E. Lansing, MI. - Outdoor adventure
Northern Michigan Paddling Club
Northwest Indiana Paddling Association
 Northwest Ohio River Runners  -  Canoe and kayak club for individuals and families
 Ohio Historical Canoe Route Association
 Ontario Recreational Canoeing and Kayaking Association 
Raw Strength & Courage Kayak Club  -  U of M, Ann Arbor, MI - Pool sessions - whitewater
SKLAKE  -  Oakland County, MI
 SKOAC - Superior Kayak and Outdoor Club, twin cities
Southeastern Michigan Kayak Club  -  Yahoo group
 Team River Runners  -  Kayaking for wounded warriors and their families

Toledo River Gang  -  Ohio canoeing and kayaking - Winter pool sessions 
 Traverse Area Paddle Club  -  Traverse City, MI
 Trumbull Canoe Trails  -  Northeast OH
 WE Kayak - Grosse Ile, MI
West Michigan Coastal Kayakers Assoc. 
-  Great symposium, Memorial weekend
 West Michigan Kayaking Club  -  Kalamazoo, MI
Windsor Essex County Canoe Club  -  Ontario
 Windy City Paddlers
Chicago, IL


Highland River Adventures - Kayak lessons and guided trips.  Scott Fraser - Eaton Rapids, MI
Quiet World Sports  -  Kayak lessons. Great way to get started.  Kathy Kulchinski - Jackson, MI
41 North  -  ACA certified instruction and guided tours - Cleveland, OH