Middlebury Paddle Club General Info

Middlebury Paddle Club was designed as a place for local paddlers of all abilities to come together. We are open to all abilities and non motorized water craft. There are no formal trip leaders but we recommend that paddlers discuss each outing before launching to make sure everyone is on board with the trip plan. A typical paddle season for us is Mid May - October dependent upon the weather. If you are interested in joining our club please sign up for our email list below. Thanks and happy paddling

Paddles are schedule every week for Wednesday Night (no rain date for 2014)

Required equipment: Canoe or kayak, pfd, head lamp.
Recommended equipment: Dry bag, spray skirt, drinking water, rain jacket, change of clothes, bilge pump, paddle float, sunscreen and food or snacks.

2014 Season
-Paddles are schedule every Wednesday Night (paddles canceled due to weather will not be rescheduled)
-We will try and schedule a few Full Moon Paddles during the season
-Check the paddle club page around 4PM the day of the paddle for any cancellations due to weather
-Please send an email to info@mmvt.com if you plan on attending, that way we will wait for you at the launch site
-Dress appropriate for the water temperature and be ready to launch at 6PM


Our Launch Map (showing put-ins/take-outs & a link for directions to each) is now available by clicking on the Paddling Launch Map link on the right side of most pages

Paddling Club


MPC - Wednesday August 20th Lake Dunmore

Date: 
Wed, 08/20/2014
Location: 
Lake Dunmore, Fish & Wildlife Access on West Shore Rd

Paddle Tonight on Lake Dunmore.

MPC - Wednesday August 6th Lake Champlain

Date: 
Wed, 08/06/2014
Location: 
Converse Bay F & W Access, Charlotte VT

A bit of a drive from Middlebury but a nice paddle on the lake. We will be launching from the Fish and Wildlife access on Cedar Beach Rd and meeting up with boaters from the Lake Champlain Paddle Club for a 2-3 hour paddle on the lake. Pack your head lamp and hope to see you on the water.

MPC - CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER Wednesday July 23rd Lake Champlain

Date: 
Wed, 07/23/2014
Location: 
Fort Cassin, (Fort Cassin Road Ferrisburg VT)

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER. We will be joining kayakers from the Lake Champlain Paddle Club for a 2-3 hour trip on the lake. Please pack your headlamp and bring some snacks, it should be a great paddle.

MPC - Wednesday July 16th Lake Dunmore

Date: 
Wed, 07/16/2014
Location: 
Fish & Wildlife Access on West Shore Road

Paddling from Fish and Wildlife Access on West Shore Road (next to Waterhouses).

MPC - Wednesday July 9th, Lake Champlain

Date: 
Wed, 07/09/2014
Location: 
Fish & Wildlife Access McCuen Slang, Lake Champlain

Great paddle on Lake Champlain.
This is a VT Fish & Wildlife Access located in Addison VT about 1.5 miles South of the bridge or 5.6 miles North/West of 22A.