Alberta’s Recreational Paddling Resource since 1976

Paddle Alberta Society promotes and supports safe, sustainable recreational canoeing and Kayaking in Alberta.

Alberta’s Recreational Paddling Resource since 1976

Paddle Alberta is a provincial not-for-profit association.

Welcome to Paddle Alberta!

Paddle Alberta is a provincial not-for-profit association with the mandate:

  • To support the many forms of recreational paddling
  • To serve the needs of recreational paddlers
  • To advocate for the sustainability of the paddling environment
  • To promote the teaching of safe and enjoyable paddling
2 weeks ago
#Ab #lake users. Wabamun Lake Management Council wants to hear from anyone who uses their lake. Help them make effective management decisions by filling out this short survey. https://t.co/xw6jTddOvc Survey is open till Nov 30. Please pass this on.
3 weeks ago
PA Office is Closed from Nov 14 -24, all online store purchases will be shipped on the 25th.
1 month ago
Jule's story for this week's #WatermarkWednesday demonstrates how awareness and care for one's water can inspire action to protect it. This watermark demonstrates a true water guardian! #mywatermark https://t.co/oVEtKFyQIG PaddleAlberta photo
1 month ago
Wow! I've never seen this photo before. Such a good glimpse of what the land looked like then. Thanks so much for finding and posting this! https://t.co/TLvYJJUSur

Available Paddle Alberta Memberships

Membership benefits include access to subsidies and grants, networking opportunities with clubs, organizations & clients across the province, competitive liability insurance and participation in environmental issues.

Paddling Instructors


Canoe, SUP, Flatwater Kayak & Sea Kayak

Commercial Paddling Organizations

Instructional, Guiding, Outfitters, Paddling Shop


Based in Alberta


Schools, Scouts, Guides, Jr. Forest Wardens, Camps


Groups who want to run 1- time paddling events and need access to our insurance program


Our Funding Providers

Alberta Sport Connection – Association Development Program

AGLC – Casino Funds


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