• PO Box 20194, Lehigh Valley, PA 18002
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Second Annual Walnutport Canal Festival Canoe and Kayak Race!

October 14, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

The Walnutport Canal Association is hosting the Second Annual Canal Race on Saturday, October 14. Rain or Shine!

Bring your kayak or canoe, tandem or single!

(Sorry no row boats or racing skulls)

No length limit!

Come for the thrills, come for the spills, come for the fun!

Did  we mention prize money?!  1st place $100, 2nd $50 3rd $25!

Registration will start at 12 noon at the lock tender’s house. The race will begin with a mass start at 1 PM. The entry fee is $10 and the proceeds will benefit the Walnutport Canal Association. 

Racers must be 18 years of age or older.

You must provide your own equipment. 

A life vest is mandatory and will be worn during the race!

The race venue is the Walnutport Canal in Walnutport, PA. The distance is approximately 1/4 mile. There will be multiple heats depending on the number of racers participating.

This is a timed race. Monetary prizes will be awarded to the fastest three boats!

All racers need to complete an application and waiver to enter the race.

Any questions: contact Dan at danrempp@gmail.com 


October 14, 2017
12:00 pm


Walnutport Canal
309 Lehigh Street
Walnutport, PA 18088 us


Lehigh Valley Kayak & Canoe Club

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