Canoe, Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard Instruction

Learn to Canoe, Kayak or Stand Up Paddle with Rutabaga Outdoor Programs!

Whether you’re new to paddling or a seasoned veteran, Rutabaga Outdoor Programs can help you improve the quality and enjoyment of your paddling experiences. For over 20 years we’ve taught thousands of children and adults the skills to enjoy canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddling (SUP). We invite you to discover our wide range of classes for all ages and abilities. We hope you'll join us on the water this season!

Summer Fun for Kids! There is a lot of summer fun to be had on the water! Get your kids outdoors with Rutabaga's Kids Paddling Camps.

•Teachers! Don't miss our popular "Out of the Classroom: Canoeing and Kayaking Adventures for Teachers" experiential education course set for Aug 4-7, 2014. Learn all about it , including how you can earn 2 graduate credits from Viterbo University.

Door County Sea Kayak Symposium
Discover the beauty of Door County from a sea kayak and become part of the kayaking community! Learn more and register at

Thanks & happy Summer!
Nancy Saulsbury
Amelia Musser
Rutabaga Outdoor Programs