Paddle KC paddling club events calendar
Get out on the water with Kansas City kayaking, SUP and canoe enthusiasts. Get in on special limited-attendance training events, unique adventures, and well-planned trips to paddling destinations.

Kansas City area new paddler events
Spring and early summer events to learn to kayak or SUP, and to build paddling skills while having fun.

Kansas City area permit requirements for kayaks, paddleboards, canoes
Learn where you must have a permit, and where you don’t need one in the Kansas City area.

Loading and transporting tips and gear
Basic gear required to load and transport your kayak, paddleboard or canoe.

Night lighting requirements and examples
Get ready for sunset, sunrise and moonlight paddling with night lights for kayak, canoes and paddleboards.

Cold water paddling tips and gear
Learn the essentials of dressing for safe cold water paddling.

Kayak camping tips and gear ideas
Learn basics for kayak camping, with recommended gear examples.

DIY kayak, paddleboard, canoe, repairs and upgrades
Products and supplies for repairing or upgrading your boat or board.

River water classifications for river paddlers
Understand what makes a river Class I, Class II or up to Class IV.


We’ll add more resources for Kansas City kayaking and paddleboarding occasionally, so visit again!