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‘Round the Mountain Canoe & Kayak Race


Registration and Race Times:

May 11, 2024

Day-of Registration: 9-10:30 am
Race: 11:00 am

Race Distance(s):

10.5 miles

Entry Fees:

$30 per person. 15% discount for NFCT members if pre-registered.

Address for Pre-Registration:


Start - Ampersand Bay Resort, 31 Bayside Dr, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Finish - Riverfront Park, 104 River St. Saranac Lake, NY 12983

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The ‘Round the Mountain Canoe & Kayak Race is an Adirondack favorite, taking place annually on the second Saturday of May — the unofficial kickoff event of the Adirondack paddling season. This 10-mile flatwater race starts at Ampersand Bay Resort on Lower Saranac Lake, Follows the Raquette River through the Lower Locks and on to Lake Oseetah, finishing at Riverfront Park on Lake Flower in Saranac Lake. Canoe, Kayak, SUP, Guideboat - all welcome.



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