THE ST. REGIS CANOE AREA
LARGEST WILDERNESS CANOE AREA IN THE EAST
Regis Canoe Area is the only
designated canoe area in New York
state, and with 18,000 acres of 58
ponds, the area is a paddlers' dream.
is noted for its clear spring-fed
ponds, short canoe carries and
tranquil beauty. The entire area is
closed to all motorized forms of
transportation so the best way to
enjoy all of the ponds is by use of a
pack canoe, ultra lightweight canoes
that can be easily transported between
the many waterways linked by
A map of
the St. Regis Canoe Area can be found
by clicking HERE
(leaving this site).
Using Paul Smiths College as our base,
over 40 different day trip are possible.
for a sampling of the trips.
We begin each morning with optional
stretching exercises, followed by
breakfast in the college dining hall.
After breakfast, select the items for your
lunch. prepare your equipment, get to the
point of embarkation and YOU'RE OFF!
All trips are led by other paddle outing
participants and vary in length and
difficulty. Some trips may have carries,
but you can select the trip that meets
your interest and skill level.
Following each day's trip, return
to the dorm and enjoy a hot shower
(laundry facilities are in the dorm), a
snooze if desired and then enjoy the
fellowship of other paddlers in the
After dinner, we meet as a group to hear
about the day's trips and plan the next
day's trips. Evenings offer possibilities
of walks, reading and games.
The cost includes your lodging and three
daily meals - dinner on the first day
through a box lunch on the last day.
The price does NOT
include canoes, kayaks or
transportation of your boat.
PADDLE OUTING IS NOW FULL - PLEASE
CONTACT THE COORDINATOR
TO BE ADDED TO A WAIT LIST.
CANCELLATIONS DO OCCUR AFTER JUNE 1.
1: July 18 - 23
$500, Double Occupancy ;
Single Room $575
2: July 23 - 28
Occupancy ; Single Room $575
Option 3: July 18
- 28 $900, Double
Occupancy ; Single Room $1050
Marilyn for questions. firstname.lastname@example.org
BY MAIL ONLY. Please send
leader your name, address, home phone
number, and a $100 per person
non-refundible deposit, payable to ADK.
DEPOSIT CHECKS ACCEPTED PRIOR TO
JANUARY 19. 2016
Outing Coordinator for more info:
Gillespie, 277 Lake Street, Saranac
Lake, NY 12983, 518-891-2626