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Rutabaga's Boat & Paddle Swap - September 5th & 6th, 2020

This Labor Day weekend, September 5th & 6th, join us for Rutabaga’s Boat & Paddle Swap!

For the first time in years, we are facilitating a swap for our customers to purchase and sell used canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and paddles. 

If you are interested in selling your boat(s) and/or paddle(s), please email [email protected], or call 608-223-9300 and ask for Kate or Kris, for more info. If you are interested in purchasing a used boat or paddle in our swap, just show up at Rutabaga on Saturday, September 5th, or Sunday the 6th.

Canoecopia - March 12-14th, 2021

What is Canoecopia? The best antidote for March's cabin fever!  Do you want to receive our show guide for 2021? Add your name to get next year's Canoecopia Show Guide.

Door County Sea Kayak Symposium - July 8-11th, 2021

Join us as we celebrate 17 years of the Door County Sea Kayak Symposium, where we build a community of sea kayakers for a few days each summer. Whether you are an experienced kayaker or just beginning, the Door County Sea Kayak Symposium is a weekend of fun, growth and learning for everyone! Additional details can be found at