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The Chesapeake Paddlers Association, Inc., offers trips, classes, workshops and other activities promoting enjoyment of safe sea kayaking within the Chesapeake Bay region. Volunteer-led, we organize our activities through the CPA MeetUp, and provide a discussion venue for paddlers through our Forum and Facebook pages. For more information about the…

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CPA Membership Renewal

Hullo CPA member!   Dreaming about kayaking on warm breezy summer days?  Now it’s time to get ready for more kayaking trips with CPA, while buffing up that boat & locating all your gear; do you know if your CPA membership is up for renewal? Many trip leaders expect you to be…

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CPA SK102 – On-Water Skills Clinic Weekend – April 26-28

Registration Period OPENS: February 2, 2019 to March 2, 2019 http://sk102.eventbrite.com SK102 offers on-the-water skills classes covering wet exits, basic strokes, basic and advanced rescues, stroke improvement, rolling and more. Additional on land courses (i.e. navigation, kayak camping,  etc.) are offered. SK102 is designed to teach beginner or intermediate kayakers…

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