2015 Paddling Season

About Us

About Us

Trip reports

Trip Reports

Paddling with kids

Paddling With Kids

tips for cooking outdoors

Outdoor Cooking

Photography tips and galleries

Wilderness Photo Galleries

Last photos of Bill Mason's canoe on water

Bill Mason's Chestnut Canoe


Resources for paddlers

Tips for canoe trippers

Tips for Canoe Tripping

YouTube videos

Instructional and inspirational Videos

- Photography by Rolf Kraiker - click photo for info

Experienced and knowledgeable staff provide instruction in all levels of canoeing. Canoe courses and clinics offered in small groups or semi-private instruction for all canoe disciplines - style paddling, canoe tripping, moving water.

Located on a 50 acre farm beside the Ottawa River in the heart of Ontario's prime white water destination, Blazing Paddles provides private, semi-private and small group instruction in all aspects of canoeing and wilderness travel. Instructors are highly experienced and can deliver customized instruction.

e-mail: rolf.kraiker@gmail.com