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  • PRM Waiver (Announcements) 2018-12-13

    Please take time to print, fill out, sign and return the waiver form (one for each family member) at the following link prior to attending your next event.  One waiver will cover you for the entire...

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  • SC River Water Quality App (Trip Resources) 2017-06-27

    You can use the following link to check the water quality of our rivers. This link is also accessible through the "Announcements->Gauges" section as well as the "Events->Trip Resources" section of the...

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Palmetto Paddlers, Inc. is a canoe and kayak club based in Columbia, SC.

Its purposes are to:

  • encourage exploration, conservation and preservation of recreational waterways, forests, parks, and wildlife;
  • promote enjoyment and appreciation of wilderness cruising and whitewater sports; and
  • promote safety and proficiency in rescue/self-rescue techniques.

The club organizes both whitewater and flat water trips and sponsors training in paddling techniques, river safety and rescue. Club trips range from a few hours to overnight trips and are rated from novice to expert skill levels.

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