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
Beautiful water action in the NorthSaskRiver watershed. In the Cline subwatershed. See map here: https://t.co/AVTLCsuNjh https://t.co/0EtHPiZV7x
2 months ago
New PC Professional Development Clinics for Tandem Canoe Instructors added to the Calendar for May and June.
3 months ago
Paddle Alberta AGM March 17, 2019 at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre in Red Deer from 10am - 4pm. RSVP at info @paddlealberta.org
4 months ago
Hunkering down and keeping warm today? Great opportunity to take a moment and complete the #Bighorn Survey!

The plan won’t proceed without public support. Speak up for healthy forests, water and wildlife!
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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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