Kick off the 2016 summer season at the 5th Annual Adirondack SUP Festival in Saranac Lake with a great weekend of SUP (stand up paddle) inspired activities for the entire family.
In addition to both sanctioned races and family fun races, there will be on-water and dry-land clinics, fitness and yoga classes, demos, a guided group tour for all ages and abilities, and dealer reps on hand to answer all your SUP related questions.
2016 Event Schedule:
Friday- June 17
On-Water Demos- 3:00pm-5:30pm (demo fee is $3.00 and is good for both Friday and Saturday)
After School Kids SUP Session- 4pm-5pm (cost is $15, includes paddle, PFD and SUP board, and instruction)
Sunset SUP Tour on Lake Colby- 6:00pm-7:00pm (cost is $15 per person), includes paddle, PFD, board, and guide)
Long Race - (6-mile two-lap course): Entry fee $45.00, Men's and Women's Divisions, SUP Stock (12'6") and Men's Elite (14') boards, Age limit (16 and up, minors must be endorsed by legal guardian), Start Time: 9:45am.
Open Short Race (3-miles one-lap course): Entry fee $35.00, Men's and Women's Divisions, SUP Surfboard (12'2") and SUP Stock (12'6") boards, Age limit (14 and up (minors must be endorsed by legal guardian), Start Time: 10:15am.
* all long and short course racers receive an event t-shirt, goody bag, and lunch voucher, register online now!
On-Water SUP Demos- 11:00am-4:00pm ($3 gets you a weekend of on-water demos)
Introduction to SUP Paddling Instruction Clinic- 12:30pm, $20 per person and includes paddle, PFD, board, and instructor
Afternoon Fun Races: 3:00pm, registration on day of the event
Pooch Race - 1 human, 1 dog, 1 board
Tandem SUP Sprint - 2 humans, 1 board
Adirondack Lakes & Trails Beach side Sales Tent will be open all day.
Local and Regional Vendors will be on hand to educate and inform.
Sunday- June 19
Guided SUP Tour on Lower Sarnac Lake- 9:00am-11:00am, $30 per person, includes board, PFD, paddle, and a guide. This trip will leave from Adirondack Lakes & Trails Outfitters.
Sunday SUP Sale at Adirondack Lakes & Trails Outfitters
Don't miss this annual event! The Annual Adirondack Stand Up Paddle Festival is the perfect event for SUP enthusiasts and novices alike.