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 

Caladesi Island - Sat, May 06, 2017

James Zoschenko   Monday, April 17, 2017

This VCKC paddling adventure travels to beautiful Caladesi Island State Park to paddle, beachcomb, and swim gorgeous Gulf Coast salt waters. A parrot head paradise!   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Cross Creek - Tue, Apr 25, 2017

James Zoschenko   Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Paddle Cross Creek, with its literary historical ties to Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, followed by a visit to her preserved 1930's era home site at the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park.   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Call for Volunteers - Rendezvous 2017

Saturday, April 01, 2017

Ways in which you can help VCKC make the Florida Paddlers Rendezvous 2017 a great success.   (Read Story) - Login Req'd