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* Denotes an event organized by Rapids Riders Canoe & Kayak Club. All other events belong to the listed organization.
July 2020
7/11 - 7/12 – CANCELED Wausau Recreational Release
Wausau Recreational Release.  Free camping on site.  Cost per day to paddle is 15 or 25 for the weekend.  Season passes avaiable.  More information can be found here.
7/18 - 7/19 – Cancelled Team River Runner Veterans Event
For more information follow their Facebook page here.
7/25 - 7/26 – CANCELLED Paddlemania 2020
Paddlemania and Blast to the Bridge down river race. Swiftwater Adventures hosts the annual celebration on the St Louis River in Carlton MN. For more information click here.
7/25 - 7/26 – Thompson Dam Recreational Release
Releases are expected to be approximately 700 cfs.
10am to 8PM  
August 2020
8/1 - 8/2 – Iron Bull Triathlon and Volunteer Paddle
More information to follow as it becomes available. 
8/8 - 8/9 – Thompsom Dam Recreational Release
Releases are expected to be approximately 700 cfs.
10am to 6PM  
August 2020
8/13 - 8/14 – Jackson Freestyle Clinic
Jackson kayak instructors hold an indepth freestyle clinic each year before the Midwest Freestyle Championships.  Learn those moves to make yourself a top competitor and have fun!  This class sells out each year so make sure you sign up early to reserve a spot. 
8/15 - 8/16 – Midwest Freestyle Championships 2020
Midwest Freestyle Championships!  Competion from beginner to Pro. Look for more information at Wausau Whitewater Whitewater Park
8/22 - 8/23 – Thompson Dam Recreational Release
Releases are expected to be approximately 700 cfs.
10am to 6PM  
8/29 - 8/30 – Wausau Recreational Release
Wausau Recreational Release.  Free camping on site.  Cost per day to paddle is 15 or 25 for the weekend.  Season passes avaiable.  More information can be found here.
September 2020
9/19 – Charles City Challenge 2020
Join us for fun on the Cedar River at this year's event in Charles City! The Charles City Challenge will include competitive kayak and SUP events for whitewater paddlers as well as fun for everyone else! Registration fee includes competition entry, event t-shirt, and chance to win one of many prizes.
9/26 - 9/27 – Wausau Recreational Release
Wausau Recreational Release.  Free camping on site.  Cost per day to paddle is 15 or 25 for the weekend.  Season passes avaiable.  More information can be found here.