The Illinois Paddling Council Priorities:

  • Develop Water Trails and Improve access to Illinois waterways.
  • Work with State, Local, and National Governmental Agencies to address issues important to paddlers
  • Stewardship and Advocate for the conservation and restoration of Illinois Rivers and Lakes.
  • Paddling safety and education
  • Provide information about paddle-sports to paddlers and the public.
  • Paddling competition and sanction races in Illinois.
 IPC Membership is open to all individuals, families and paddling clubs.