Summer is here, and that means the Beaver Sports Canoe Races are back! This is a fun, casual series. It’s a great excuse to get a group of friends together, meet other paddlers, and do something healthy after work. All races are FREE and open to canoers, kayakers, and SUP boards too!

Don’t have a canoe? No Problem!!
UAF DRAW – will be at the start with a trailer of canoes, that you can use for the races! They will be at the finish to pick up the canoes and help with shuttling back to the start as well!

All races begin are on the Chena River and begin at Graehl Landing (by Pro Music). Registration is at 6:30pm, race start at 7pm.There are 3 races this summer, The races get progressively longer as the series goes on:

Race 1: June 13th – 5 1/4 river miles. Race to the Take Out River Left at University Landing (aka Chena River Wayside

Race 2: June 27th – 7 1/2 river miles. Race to the Take Out River Right at Chena Small Tracts.

Race 3: July 11th – 9 1/2 river miles. Race to the Take Out River Right at the Chena Pump House.

for more information please see the Beaver Sports website:

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