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46th Annual The Great Smith River Canoe and Kayak Race
April 25, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The 46th Annual Great Smith River Canoe and Kayak Race, sponsored by the Wolfeboro Lions Club, will take place on Saturday, May 21, at 1:15 pm at Allen Albee Beach (Albee Beach Rd. Wolfeboro). The four-mile race includes a ¼ mile of class 2 white water rapids and two portages There are 19 classes to suit everyone, from novice to expert. So, get those canoes, kayaks, and paddles ready, grab a friend or go it alone. Registration is $20 per paddler; the first 50 participants registered will receive a free t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded to the first three finishers in each class. Registration forms are available at the Wolfeboro Chamber of Commerce at 32 Central Ave. in Wolfeboro, on the Wolfeboro Lions Facebook page, or by calling 603-569-5454. Racers can also register on the day of the race at Albee Beach from 10 am to 12:45 pm. All proceeds from the race will benefit Lions Club Scholarships. For More information, contact Race Chair Roger Murray at 603-569-5454.