pf-for-rapid-web-site_jpg_t285Who says there''s nothing for paddlers to do in the Spring. Here's one event that has grown at an incredible rate. The classic whitewater Palmerfest we have all grown to love is still scheduled for May 15-17. But It now has a new addition.

Here's the details:

Canadian Canoe Symposium & National Sea Kayak Symposium Palmer Rapids May 8-10, 2009 - 25% WCA Discount

As a WCA member you will receive a 25% discount when you register for Palmer Fest's new Canoe and Sea Kayak Weekend including CANOE 09, the Canadian Canoe Symposium and NaSKS, the National Sea Kayak Symposium.

CANOE 09 and NaSKS registration includes:

- Two days of professional instruction in CANOE 09 or National Sea Kayak Symposium clinics (including kids and women's clinics) - Two nights camping at Paddler Co-op Boathouse-Friday and Saturday night (see registration fees for this option, limited space, register now) - Saturday night catered BBQ dinner - Sunday morning breakfast - Extensive kayak test paddling/demos from top canoe and sea kayak manufacturers HUGE Exhibitor Alley - Live music-TBA - Best of the Reel Paddling Film Festival World Tour - Daycare during on-water clinics

With this 25% discount, early bird registration is only $82.50.

Enter "WCA" on your registration form as your redeem/coupon code to receive this special member discount.

For more information and to register for Palmer Fest, visit their website or call (613) 758-2042.