Chicago Whitewater Association is a 501(c) non-profit organization. Chicago, Illinois
The CWA meets the first Wednesday of the month at Aurelio's Pizza on Lake Street in Addison. Minutes and finances can be found on this website when logged in as a member.
A few people come early for dinner. The meeting starts at 7:30.
This is the last Beginner Trip of 2017. It will be at Wausau Whitewater Park on Saturday then Wolf River Section 2 on Sunday
Location: River Rating: II III
Type of Trip: A (CWA Beginner trip)
Leader: Tom Costello
Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional Info: This is the final instructor led beginner trip for the year. It is also the annual club meeting and time to vote in new board.
Please be prepared for this trip. We are camping at Wausau and the weather can turn nasty. You need to have provisions for eating and sleeping and adverse weather conditions. The river is a class 2-3 river and can be long days. We will be paddling both Saturday and Sunday.
The CWA Annual meeting to elect board members will be on June 9 at the River Forest Wolf River Campground. Camping is $10/person!
This annual meeting is to elect board members for the upcoming year.
There is a beginner class on Saturday on Section 3 of the Wolf. Contact Randy He is planning a potluck dinner on Saturday. If there is interest we can try to organize a main dish such as Pulled Pork or Brisket for a few bucks per humanish creature.
This trip is open to all. There will be instruction available for those who took pool classes and spring warm up trips. Others will boat socially on one of the many great north woods rivers.
Save the date for the 5th annual IWF!! Cardboard Regatta provided by the Yorkville Chamber on Friday evening with the Buttercup Slalom Series & Boatercross sponsored by World Kayak on Saturday. Yorkville to provide the usual rib and beer festival along with adding a carnival with rides, games and more. Bring your boat, paddling skills, family & friends for a great weekend of paddling fun in your own backyard. 9:00am to 10:00am registration. Racers meeting at 9:45am and start at 10:00am