Safety

Don't Drink and Paddle

Don't Drink and Paddle

Click here for Ontario Ministry of Transportation regulations related to drinking and paddling.  Penalties can include driver's licence suspension for days or months or even a lifetime ban. They make it clear that these regulations apply to the operation of both motorized and non-motorized vessels including canoes and kayaks.

The Paddle Canada policy on intoxicants is no use within 8 hours before paddling.