Boat & Gear Rentals
Weekend Pass (Friday, Saturday, half day Sunday): $470.00
2 Day Pass: $340.00
1 Day Pass: $175.00
Youth Weekend Pass (Friday, Saturday, half day Sunday): $235.00
Youth 2 Day Pass: $180.00
Youth 1 Day Pass: $95.00
First Time Attendee Store Credit
To help new participants gear up for the symposium, Rutabaga is offering a $100 in-store credit to participants attending the symposium for the first time. The credit must be used in-person at Rutabaga Paddlesports in Madison, Wisconsin.
Full weekend registration includes access to half-day and full-day classes and tours Friday and Saturday, and half-day only on Sunday, located throughout the Door peninsula. Registration also includes Friday dinner, Saturday dinner, and Sunday lunch, a DCSKS cotton T-shirt, Friday & Saturday evening social gatherings & presentations, free beer, and a sure to be good time! 1 or 2 day passes include everything listed above for the particular days a participant chooses.
Community meals are included for the day(s) you are registered for. For more information on meals please see meals & lodging.
You provide your own gear (boat, skirt, PFD, paddle) or register for a Rental Package from us (see below), lodging/camping accommodations, and your own meals outside of the community meals.
Cancellation PolicyFull refunds will be given for cancellations made on or before June 7, 2023. After that date, a $100 processing fee will be deducted from your refund. No refunds will be given for cancellations made on or after July 1, 2023.
Boat & Gear RentalsThere are limited boat rentals available for the event so all rentals are for the entire weekend.
Includes kayak, spray skirt, paddle, and PFD
Boat & Skirt Package
Includes kayak and spray skirt, does not include paddle or PFD
If you need to use a spray skirt, paddle or PFD for the weekend and are not renting a boat from us, the cost is $25 per item per day.
Optional Pre-Symposium OvernightJoin a small group for a pre-symposium introduction to overnight kayak camping. You'll learn the skills needed to spend a night living from your boat by paddling from Rowley's Bay to Newport State Park on Wednesday and returning Thursday. Be sure to register early, space is limited.
"I developed a new level of confidence. I never thought I could do this..."
"I can't imagine a facility with more to offer."