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Canoeists and kayakers claim that the slip of the paddle through water connects them to the outdoors in an extraordinary way. All we know is paddling is fun, great exercise and as tranquil or exciting as you choose to make it — and we’d like to help you push off from shore.


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Paddling Hotline
For help or advice on canoeing or kayaking, talk with our hotline staff at 1-800-226-7552. They're on duty every day between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. EST.