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Welcome to Inland Sea Kayakers!

Based in the Twin Cities, MN, the 200+ members spanning the upper Midwest region share an enjoyment of paddling sea kayaks and using them to explore local and far flung waters.  The Inland Sea Kayakers (ISK) is an active club with members of all ages and skill levels that participate in skill development, paddling trips, educational activities, and social events throughout the year.  

ISK fosters a fun and friendly environment that stresses safety and skill building.  If you are passionate about using a sea kayak as a tool for exploration, exercise, or would like to learn more about sea kayaks join ISK today.

Upcoming EventsAugust Board Meeting  Tuesday August 1, Fred's Place 6:30 pm.  All members always welcome.

Wednesday Night Paddles Launch at 6:30 PM from Thomas Beach on Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis.  All are welcome.

Sunday Morning Paddles   Launch at 9:00 AM from Cedar Point on Cedar Lake in Minneapolis.  Most days there will be a skill session or other topic first then an optional social paddle.  Check calendar for specific date.

Ben Lawry Classes July 26 - 31.  Spaces available, registration required - see specific classes.

***NEW ACA Intro To Kayaking (Coastal Kayak Basic Strokes And Rescue )  August 12.  Join Katie Katzner and Fred Linehan as you build a solid base for your kayaking future.  And it's fun.  Registration is open.  Contact Katie if you need a boat.

***NEW ISK Annual Picnic Aug. 26.  Paddling, food, friends new and old, and a new flavor of the rodeo.  Registration is open and recommended. 

Winona Day Trips Sept. 16-17 with Peggy O'Neal and Katie Katzner. 

Duluth Harbor Day Trips October 14 - 15 with Peggy O'Neal and Bernie Graham.
News***NEW July Newswave

2017 Rescues and More! photos from Peggy

Ocean Skills Development in Tybee, GA February 2017 photos from Jeff Forseth.

2015 Event Highlights
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2010 Event Highlights 
2009 Event Highlights

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Annual Membership
$15 Individual
$20 Family

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