An Overview

Paddles Up... Take it Away!!

Welcome to the Ottawa River Canoe Club, a non-profit paddling organization in operation since 2002 and located in the west-end of Ottawa. We offer a variety of recreational and competitive paddling programs for everyone, including SUP, recreational canoe / kayak, sprint racing, Masters, Paddle All, adventure racing, outrigger or dragon boat. ORCC has programs for everyone.

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ORCC is a member of the Eastern Ontario Division (EOD) of Canoe Kayak Canada ( which includes the Gananoque, Rideau, Carleton Place, Sydenham, and North Bay Canoe Clubs. The sport of flat water sprint racing is represented by the Ontario Canoe Sprint Racing Affiliation (OCSRA) of Canoe Ontario. For more information visit our Governance tab.