Canoe Kayak Nova Scotia

CKNS

Location

Located Within
Halifax Regional Municipality
Where To Find Us
5516 Spring Garden Rd
Halifax, NS B3J 1G6
Areas Served
Nova Scotia

Contact

E-Mail
adminckns.ca
Phone
(902) 425-5454 ext 316
Contact
Madeline Lawler, Organizational Administrator; Phone: 902-425-5450; Email: canoenssportnovascotia.ca
Fax
(902) 425-5606
Website
Facebook

Description & Services

Information
Canoe Kayak Nova Scotia (CKNS) is a non-profit society that fosters the growth and development of safe and environmentally responsible, recreational stand up paddle boarding, canoeing and kayaking in Nova Scotia: through training, promotion, advocacy and stewardship. 
 
CKNS is the official voice of recreational canoeing and kayaking in the province. 
 
We are supported financially by members, and by the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage for the province. 
 
We have developed several strategies for supporting and encouraging recreational paddling: 
 
Instruction, 
Paddling resources, 
Route maintenance, 
Recreational area and environmental protection through advocacy, and 
Promotion through displays and event hosting.
Tags
Annapolis Valley Connect ; Canoe/Kayak ; Cape Breton Connect ; Fundy Connect ; Highland Connect ; NS Trail Guide ; Provincial Recreation Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect
Categories
Boating Safety Education ; Canoeing ; Displays/Exhibits ; Kayaking ; Outdoor Environmental Education ; Public Awareness/Education ; Recreation and Sport Organizations ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance ; Trail Development Advocacy Groups and Organizations ; Volunteer Opportunities

About this Information

Last Modified: 16 Jul 2018 | Last Full Update: 16 Jun 2017