Paddle Art Tour
Celebrating creativity along the Trent-Severn Waterway
Discover Local Artists in the Trail Town Region
The Trent-Severn Trail Town Paddle Art Tour is a celebration of local artists, the rich history and beauty of the Trent-Severn Waterway, and the Trail Towns it connects.
These lovingly decorated paddles pay tribute to the Waterway and the rich canoe culture in the Trail Towns region. Local businesses and institutions have placed the paddles on display, creating ideal jumping off points for your Trail Town explorations.
Explore by Town
Browse by town to learn more about the artists and their process, as well as where to find paddles in each community.
Plan Your Route
Become a Trent-Severn Trail Town Paddle Artist!
We’re inviting artists within the Kawarthas Northumberland region to get creative and design a wooden paddle that depicts the uniqueness or the history of one of the nine designated Trent-Severn Trail Town (TSTT) communities. The communities are: Campbellford, Hastings, Lakefield, Buckhorn, Bobcaygeon, Lindsay, Fenelon Falls, Coboconk and Rosedale. The finished paddles will be displayed in local businesses, chamber of commerce and tourist offices in the Trent-Severn Trail Town communities. As an artist you will also be featured here on this site. Sign up today!
Explore. Experience. Enjoy.