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."  You can change your password on your profile page.  If you don't know (or have forgotten) your password, you can retrieve it via the "Forgot your password?" link on the Login page.   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 

Salt Springs - Tue, May 29, 2018

James Zoschenko   Wednesday, March 14, 2018

This VCKC paddling adventure travels NE to visit Salt Springs...a spring with a salty attitude!   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Blue Creek / St. Johns - Tue, May 1, 2018

James Zoschenko   Tuesday, March 13, 2018

This VCKC paddling adventure travels NE to the St. Johns River area to visit the hidden wildlife viewing gem Blue Creek.   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, Club Meeting

Gloria Schreiner   Friday, March 09, 2018   (Read Story)

Lake Panasoffkee - Tue, Apr 24, 2018

James Zoschenko   Monday, February 19, 2018

This new VCKC paddling adventure explores nearby hidden waterways of Shady Brook a secluded waterway which drains into Lake Panasoffkee with an added bonus unique paddling experience.   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Lake Rousseau - Tue, Apr 3, 2018

James Zoschenko   Sunday, February 18, 2018

This VCKC paddling adventure travels to the Florida west coast on a guided Aardvark's Florida Kayak Company tour of Lake Rousseau part of the Withlacoochee River, a noted bass fishing and bird nesting area. This paddling tour does not require a shuttle!   (Read Story) - Login Req'd

Bennett Creek - Tue, Mar 27, 2018

Jim Zoschenko   Thursday, February 08, 2018

Bennett Creek / Withlacoochee River Delta / Gulf Coast. Travel to the Florida west coast on a guided Aardvark's Florida Kayak Company tour of the coastal backwaters of the Withlacoochee delta as it drains into the Gulf of Mexico   (Read Story) - Login Req'd  (1)