​Raffle Prizes and Participation Awards will be Given in Both of the Two Races

Show up and finish and you could be a winner! 


​​​​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

Two Events - Which One is for You?

 July 10, 2021

 Vatten Paddlar - Canoe and Kayak Race Course

Vatten Paddlar - Canoe, Kayak and SUP Races

Paddle northwestern Wisconsin's most beautiful chain of lakes

Barnes, Wisconsin

 10 Mile Race - starts at 9 a.m.

Robinson Lake Lake to Mooney Bay


Divisions

  • Single Pro/Recreational Kayak  - Male
  • Single Pro/Recreational Kayak  - Female
    • ​Note:  no differential between pro and rec
  • Tandem Canoe - Male, Female and Mixed
    • ​Note:  no separate solo category


10 Mile Race will be capped at 40 entries in 2021.

5 Mile Race - starts at 9 a.m.

Middle Eau Claire Lake to Mooney Bay


Divisions

  • Single Recreational Kayak (14' and shorter) - Male
  • Single Recreational Kayak (14' and shorter) - Female
  • Tandem Canoe - Male, Female and Mixed
    • ​Note:  not separate solo category
  • SUP - Male and Female

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5 Mile Race will be capped at 75 entries in 2021.