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Recreational Memberships

Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club’s Recreational Memberships include memberships for all ages, as well as a membership program for individuals and families who would like year-round access to LCKC offerings. Learn more about our recreational memberships below!

Adult Recreational Paddle Group

Our Adult Recreation Group Paddles meets once a week and is guided by our Recreational Coordinator in a safety boat!

  • At $50 per month you can use our boats and gear with no experience necessary.
  • If you have your own kayak and gear, this membership is only $40 per month.
  • We paddle Saturdays 8:00am-10:00am from May to October.

Individual Recreation/Family Recreation Membership

Want to paddle more on your own? Then our Individual and Family Recreational Memberships allow just that; time to chill on your time! Individual Memberships run $200 per year and our Family Membership (family up to 4) is $320. We also offer boat storage for your own canoe or kayaking for an additional $120 a year.

You will benefit from:

  • Access to our recreational boats during open hours along with usage of our paddles and life jackets
  • Moonlight paddle, Sunset paddle and Fall Leaf Color Paddle are half off!
  • Discounts on Summer Day Camp!

Youth Recreational Program

LCKC’s Youth Recreational Program offers children ages 9-17 a way to enjoy paddling in a non-competitive format! There will also be additional paddling opportunities, outside the weekly Monday-Friday paddles.

  • For $80 a month, children can participate in paddles twice per week, all equipment included.
  • For $60 a month, children can participate in paddles once per week, all equipment included.

Homeschool Recreational Program

Our Homeschool Recreational Program offers those in homeschool a mid-day break on Mondays to enjoy time on the water in a non-competitive environment! Similar in format and boat usage as the Youth Recreational Membership, homeschoolers will also have additional paddling opportunities, outside the weekly Monday-Friday paddles.

Fees for the Homeschool Rec program are only $60 per month.

Recreational Events

LCKC Summer PaddleCamp

Each summer, LCKC hosts several 1-week sessions of Summer Paddlecamp from 9:00am – Noon. Designed for kids ages 8 – 15, campers are introduced to the basics of kayak, canoe and dragon boat in a safe and fun environment.   Campers will also have the opportunity to participate in other activities.

5 Weeks Summer 2023

  • June 5 – 9
  • June 12- 16
  • June 19 – 23
  • June 29 – 30
  • July 10 -14

Moonlight Paddles

Come paddle under the moonlight on select evenings when the waters indeed become peaceful on Lake Lanier. 

  • May 5 (8:30-10:30 pm)
  • June 3 (8:00 – 10:00pm)
  • Sept 29 (7:00 – 9:30pm)
  • October 28 (7:00-9:00pm)

 $40 per person (all equipment included)

Sunset PaddleSunset Paddle LCKC

LCKC has the best sunset location. Come out and make memories on this guided paddle. Make sure you bring a camera in a water safe case.

  • May 5 (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
  • July 22 (7:30pm – 9:30pm)
  • August 26 (7:00pm – 9:00pm)
  • Sept 29 (7:00pm – 9:00pm)
  • Oct 28 (5:00pm – 7:00pm)

$40 per person (all equipment included)

NEW!! Adventure Camp

Join on this guided paddle with camping excursion June 16 -17. You will meet with LCKC Paddle Instructor at Don Carter State Park and make camp. Then head to LCKC where you will go through boat safety and be outfitted with paddling gear to either go by canoe or kayak on the Chattahoochee stopping along the way to take in all the beauty that section of river offers. The distance is 12k. Once you arrive at Don Carter the day will be planned with events and food. You’ll retire under the stars for the night. The next day there will be paddling, hiking, and campfire cooking. You’ll pack up camp and paddle back to LCKC. OVERNIGHT ADVENTURE CAMP – Register Here

Included:  3 meals, all watercraft, water safety equipment, items needed to cook, make a fire, camp shirt, patch and camp site                                                                                                                        You will need to bring:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Personal camping gear, personal items, sack lunch on the 16, a packing list will go out the week before camp, an adventurous spirit, you will need a fishing license if you plan to fish


Fall Leaf Colors Paddle

It’s Leaf Peepin’ Time! Join us on the lake as we take a leisurely paddle along the shoreline to take in the splendor of the fall foliage. Bring a thermos of hot cocoa and a smile to enjoy all the beautiful colors. This is a guided paddle! Use our equipment or bring your own.

  • October 21, 9am – 11am
  • October 28, 10am – 12pm

$40 per person (all equipment included)