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61st Canton Canoe Weekend!

Friday, May 5th through Sunday, May 7th, 2023

2023 Race Pre-registration is now open, but closes Thursday, May 4th at 10:00 PM. Race day paper registration forms will be available onsite for last minute registrations. Save time by pre-registering now! The first 150 paddlers to register will receive a race t-shirt. One t-shirt per paddler for the weekend.
Pre-order GT's Famous Chicken Barbeque (Saturday Only) Pre-order cutoff will be Thursday, May 4th at 10:00pm! Pre-order now to ensure you get a dinner!
Best Western University Inn is offering a lodging discount of $30 to $55 off their best rates for Canton Canoe Weekend paddlers! Just mention 'Canton Canoe Weekend' when making your reservation.

Congratulations to Ben Schlimmer, winner of the 2023 Little River Ice Out Contest!
Ben's guess of March 18th was closest to the actual ice out date of March 19th, and his was the first of two entries for that date! Ben has won a free race entry to Canton Canoe Weekend! Thank you to everyone who entered the contest!

Countdown to the men's and women's International C-1 Pro World Championship Race at Canton Canoe Weekend 2023!
For help planning your visit, check out for lodging, dining and other attractions in the area. If you are looking for more adventure, the interactive trails site for St. Lawrence County is a great resource:
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