2017 Race Has Been Cancelled

Plan to be Back in 2018

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Participation Awards will be Given in Both of the Two Races

Show up and finish and you could be a winner! 

Each of the following finishers will receive $50 cash & $50 in local gift certificates

 •  Average Time in Each Race Category •  Second From Last in Each Race


 10 Mile Race

Robinson Lake Lake to Mooney Bay


Divisions

  • Single Pro Kayak (longer than 14') - Male
  • Single Pro Kayak (longer than 14') - Female
  • Single Recreational Kayak (14' and shorter) - Male
  • Single Recreational Kayak (14' and shorter) - Female
  • Tandem Canoe

1st Place in Each Division - $200

2nd Place in Each Division - $100

10 Mile Race will be capped at 40 entries in 2018.

Two Events - Which One is for You?

​​​​Whether you decide to enter the Vatten Paddlar - Canoe, Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Races to win or to just enjoy an adventure with dozens of other paddling enthusiasts, your day on the Eau Claire Chain of Lakes will be amazing. The crystal clear waters of this chain of lakes and the hospitality of our community is a combination that's pretty hard to beat. Join us for this northern Wisconsin adventure.

Join the Fun - Paddle Northwestern Wisconsin's

Most Beautiful Chain of Lakes in Barnes, Wisconsin

 Vatten Paddlar - Canoe and Kayak Race Course

Vatten Paddlar - Canoe and Kayak Races

Paddle northwestern Wisconsin's most beautiful chain of lakes

Barnes, Wisconsin

5 Mile Race

Middle Eau Claire Lake to Mooney Bay


Divisions

  • Single Recreational Kayak (14' and shorter) - Male
  • Single Recreational Kayak (14' and shorter) - Female
  • Tandem Canoe
  • SUP - Male
  • SUP - Female

1st Place in Each Division - $100

2nd Place in Each Division - $50​

5 Mile Race will be capped at 75 entries in 2018.