A paddling club for residents of
The Villages, Florida


We are a club of canoe and kayak paddlers for residents of The Villages. Read our by-laws and Member Guide. We meet on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Colony Cottage Regional Recreation Center at 2:15. We don't have meetings in June, July, and August.  We have a club paddle on the 4th Tuesday of every month.    

Our year runs from May 1 through April 30; dues are $15 annually.

You must log in to participate in the website or join a trip. You must be a member of the club to have an active User Name and password. Just click on the 'Login' button to the left.  Your user ID is your first name and first initial of your last name plus your Village ID—no spaces and no capitals.  For example, if you were John Doe, with Village ID of 123456, your login would be "johnd123456."  Your password is your Village ID, or 123456, in this example.   If you cannot log in, send an email to

YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS:   Please log in and go to your profile and confirm that your email address and other information is current.  If it is not, you will not receive club notices.

 The Villages Canoe and Kayak Club News More News 

Blackwater Creek - Sat Nov 5, 2016

James Zoschenko   Saturday, October 15, 2016

This VCKC paddling adventure travels southeast to the Eustis area to paddle a short but sweet hidden gem. We will paddle among absolutely beautiful dwarf cypress in Lake Norris.   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Alafia River - Wed Oct 26, 2015

James Zoschenko   Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The second of two days of paddling in the Tampa area, this downstream trip is about 10 miles long, and the skill level is intermediate. The trip involves a 6-mile shuttle.   (Read Story) - Login Req'd