SERVICE IN OUR COMMUNITY

Each year on the 1st Saturday in May, since  1985  the Udora Leaskdale Lions Club holds their annual Canoe River Run.    Sponsorship money is donated to a variety of local causes. Each year the lions club selects a different recipient for the funds.

Courtesy of John Cavers

Enjoy natural beauty, serenity, and abundant wildlife as you paddle through the central Ontario wetlands.   Be sure to bring your camera, to catch the wildlife in action.  The River run is 14 km long and starts from Zephyr Road in the south and  ends near the falls in Pefferlaw.

Due to COVID-19 the 2020 Canoe River run has unfortunately been cancelled.

35th Annual Canoe River Run 

Start/ Registration will be at the Pefferlaw Brook on Zephyr Road - Uxbridge Township, 2 Km west of Durham 1 starting at 8:00 am and running until 10:00 am.

In the 34 years we have been running this event over $80,000 has been pledged by paddlers and used for Community Service

Pledges this year will go support to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Foundation

There will be a minimum of $30.00 in pledges per paddler

Random draws for participating canoes/kayaks.

Hot dog lunch served at the finish point in Pefferlaw.

A shuttle service will be running at regular intervals returning to the starting point.

PLEASE REMEMBER TO INVITE YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILIES TO THIS EVENT.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Ian Hughes IanHughes@live.ca

Download the Sponsor Sheet: 2020 Canoe River Run Sponsor sheet