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Stand Up Paddle Boarding at Sugar Island

  • Sugar Island Nature Preserve Kingsclear Fredericton, NB Canada (map)
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LOCATION: Sugar Island Nature Preserve, Fredericton
COST: $35 (cost covers equipment rentals and donation to the Nature Trust)
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: All levels, kid-friendly

Stand-Up Paddle board down the Wolastoq (Saint John) River with our staff and our partners at Second Nature Outdoors. We will paddle by our Sugar Island Nature Preserve and will also stop along one of the river’s other beautiful islands. This paddle will be leisurely and a great way to wind down and enjoy a summer’s evening.

Previous experience paddle boarding is recommended, but not required.


  • Water;
  • Sunscreen and DEET free insect repellent;
  • Dry bag.

HOW TO GET HERE: We will be launching our paddle boards at the Hartt Island Resort boat launch which is located at 2475 Woodstock Road, Fredericton, NB E3C 1P6. The launch is located at the back of the resort, towards the river.

Space is limited, so please register in advance below:

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