NEW PADDLERS QUICKSTART
This Paddler Quickstart page has info to get you up to speed quickly as a new Paddle KC member, or get you up to speed quickly as a new kayak, SUP or canoe owner. Learn to kayak, paddleboard or canoe with us, while having a great time at a wide variety of paddling activities.
New Paddle KC Members
STEP 1: Join Paddle KC at www.meetup.com/paddlekc to receive invitations to all of our activities, see event details and photos, connect with members, receive member discounts, and receive all membership benefits. To finalize your membership at the end of your free 30 day trial, simply add payment info ($20/year) as shown in this video walk-through.
STEP 2: Join us at events by RSVP’ing at www.meetup.com/paddlekc/events. Our many benefits are gained through participation! We are ALL about showing up and enjoying a wide variety of paddling, learning, and connecting over shared experiences.
You’ll learn faster, more easily, and more safely by joining Paddle KC paddling club and attending our excellent variety of events in the Kansas City area and beyond. Get started easily by making sure you have the required gear, including legally required safety gear and permits. Have FUN while gaining skills that make paddling even more enjoyable!
Sample Paddle KC Events for New Paddlers
See our full calendar to see the descriptions of events, and any possible skill or gear requirements. Many events are perfect for new or leisurely paddlers. Following are a few samples of Paddle KC events geared toward new paddlers. We add activities regularly on our full calendar, and you’ll receive invitations to all events after joining.
Additional Kansas City Events for Experienced Paddlers
Check our our Resources page with info on Kansas City area paddling permits and night lighting requirements.
See our News & Notes blog for tips and recommendations.
(See You On The Water)