Canoe, Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard Instruction

Thanks for a great 2017 season. We're busy planning and scheduling courses for next year. Wilderness First Aid and the Door County Sea Kayak Symposium are now open for 2018 registration.

Wilderness First Aid
Join Rutabaga and NOLS Wilderness Medicine for WFA on May 5-6, 2018. The class usually fills quickly so sign up today! More info can be found here.

ACA Instructor Certification
Our ACA Instructor Certification courses are now open for registration:
Essentials of Kayak Touring L2 ICW - June 15-17, 2018
Essentials of SUP L2 ICW - June 22-24, 2018
Essentials of River Canoe L2 ICW - June 29-July 1, 2018

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

The rest of our Summer schedule will be finalized and posted here by late-January, 2018.

Wishing you a wonderful winter,

Nancy Saulsbury
Amelia Musser
Rutabaga Outdoor Programs