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
5 days ago
the PA office is closed from August 20-30.
2 weeks ago
Tomorrow we will be in the Beaverhill Subwatershed for the @StrathcoCounty CommuniTEA pond party from 6:30-8:30pm. The locations is: Broadmoor Lake Park East 2015 Oak Street, Sherwood Park, AB. We hope to see you there! https://t.co/MsiRZ36pI8 PaddleAlberta photo
1 month ago
Quick run this morning on the Elbow with erikrusty mattofsteele50 pickinandfishin and logancljones
Thanks for the cool shot Logan

#esquifcanoes esquifcanoes #openboats #oc2 #fullsend #paddlingmixtape #paddlecanada #paddlealberta #welovetocanoe ( #📷 @finlay_macneill ) https://t.co/AO78ooDMEl
PaddleAlberta photo
1 month ago
Paddle Alberta Office Closed for Summer Holidays from July 13 - 21
2 months ago
Finding your flow with the new and improved Alberta Rivers App https://t.co/yZtwLywmru via @AB_EP

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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