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The CPA offers many diversified activities and benefits providing a way for people to safely enjoy sea kayaking within the Chesapeake Bay region.

The traditional CPA holiday party will be held on Saturday, December 5 this year at the home of Coordinator Ralph Heimlich in Laurel, MD.

Aye…ye be invited fer some holiday spirits at the Annual CPA Holiday Party. Chart yer course fer the 5th of December (Saturday). We be a meeting at 1900 hours at coordinates:...

CPA will be offering a Cold Water Safety Workshop on Sunday, Dec 6th. Join us for classroom work on the theory & practice of dressing for cold water, followed by a swim test of your cold water gear. Bring your own chair and cold water gear.  Register here

The Votes have been counted & congratulations to the 2016 Club officers.


The CPA has a dedicated space for paddlers seeking or selling gear.
Mix and mingle with fellow paddlers. Talk about kayaking events, paddling trips, gear, and much, much more.

CPA Annual Meeting: Election of CPA Officers
The Annual Meeting, on Sunday, November 1 this year is at a great location: The Philip Merrill Environmental Center, Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) headquarters at 6 Herndon Avenue Annapolis, MD. The Annual Meeting Paddle will launch from the beach here at 9 AM, led by Greg Brennan (see http://www.cpakayaker.com/calendar/85/2560-CPA-Annual-Meeting-Paddle/) Festivities for the Annual Meeting begin at NOON with pizza and your contributions (salads and desserts). This will be followed by the business meeting, awards, and the election of officers. [More]

On Thu Nov 26th, 2015: Sunrise is at 7:02 AM EST, Sunset is at 4:49 PM EST
Don't forget your PFD, light and whistle!

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Upcoming Events

December  5,  2015 (Saturday)
Led by  301-498-0722 (leave a message)
Join us for a holiday celebration, pot-luck supper and White Elephant Gift exchange. The traditional CPA holiday party will be held on Saturday, December 5 this year at the home of Coordinator Ralph Heimlich in Laurel, MD.
December  6, 2015 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Chesapeake Paddlers Association and Moulton Avery of the National Center For Cold Water Safety have teamed up to offer you this workshop which will teach you how to kayak safely in cold water, how to dress for cold water and show you how to use the five
January 15 2016 12:00 AM to January 22 2016 12:00 AM
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A 76 mile outfitter supported paddle from Marathon Key to Key West
April 29 2016 4:00 PM to May  1 2016 1:00 PM
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18th Annual SK102 at Lake Anna

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