14-mile Canoe Kayak Race
14-mile Canoe Kayak Race
4-mile Fun Paddle
4-mile Fun Paddle
All Day Outdoor & Paddling Fun!
All Day Outdoor & Paddling Fun!

About

On July 22, 2017, the 1st annual Catgut Paddle, hosted by City of La Crosse Parks, Recreation & Forestry will feature a 14-mile Canoe Kayak Race and a 4-mile Fun Paddle Sponsored by J.F. Brennan with other events throughout the day including SUP yoga, paddleboard jousting, guided historical and birding paddles, and kayak beginner courses. Spectators will enjoy the Outdoor Enthusiast Expo, yard games, Food Truck Court, live music, and KidZone, all held at Veterans Freedom Park, Clinton Street, La Crosse, Wis. Proceeds from Catgut Paddle will benefit Youth Enrichment Association (YEA).

 

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Event Descriptions
Safety Note All water event registrants must adhere to safety rules and regulations, including PFD/...
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Event Maps
Expo Map Coming Soon. Like Catgut Paddle on Facebook for updates! (function(i,s,o...
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Event Schedule
Friday     Event Start End Race Bag Pickup 2:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. Regist
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Food Truck Court
Catgut Paddle's Food Truck Court will feature three trucks in its inaugural year. The trucks are ope
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KidZone
  Exhibitor Opportunities Mission Focused City of La Crosse Parks, Recreation & Forestry is
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Outdoor Expo
Exhibitor Opportunities Mission Focused City of La Crosse Parks, Recreation & Forestry is ...
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By the Numbers

99
Bird Species Living & Migrating in La Crosse
99
Acres of Public Access La Crosse Bluffland
99
Miles of La Crosse County Hiking Trails
99
Number of Kids Served by YEA Annually

Updates

News19 Sponsors Catgut Paddle
News19 Sponsors Catgut Paddle
June 22, 2017
Catgut Paddle is excited that News19 is a media sponsor of the July 22nd event! Thank you, News19! We would also like to thank the Olson family for sharing their paddling skills!
Catgut Paddle Adds Free Kids Open Paddle
Catgut Paddle Adds Free Kids Open Paddle
May 26, 2017
Catgut Paddle is excited to announce the addition of a FREE Children's Open Paddle! For one hour, kids can take a turn at first come, first serve 15-minute paddles in between playing at ...
Catgut Paddle Seeking Volunteers
Catgut Paddle Seeking Volunteers
May 24, 2017
The La Crosse Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department is seeking volunteers for the 1st Annual Catgut Paddle on July 22, 2017. Volunteer opportunities will be available on Friday, Ju...

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