Aloha from the Sunny Shores of Northwest Indiana

2014-trail-creek-fun-floatJoin the Northwest Indiana Paddling Association for our 8th Annual Trail Creek Fun Float. New this year, we are celebrating the kickoff of the paddling season with a tiki themed paddle! Dig out your favorite (or ugliest) Hawaiian shirt and join us for a great day of paddling on Trail Creek. Following the paddle, we're hosting a beachside luau for all Fun Float paddlers.

  • Free commemorative T-shirt
  • Free parking in Michigan City's Washington Park (just tell the attendants that you're with the Fun Float)
  • Free registration (your $5–$10 donation is appreciated)
  • Free beachside luau at Washington Park following the paddle from 1:00–3:00 pm

No boat? No problem! Chicago River Canoe and Kayak will provide rental canoes and kayaks at a flat rate of $35. Contact Ryan Chew at 847-414-5883 or by June 6th to reserve.

Ugly Hawaiian shirt contest with special prizes for the "most memorable" Hawaiian Shirt or Muumuu!

Questions? Contact Dan Plath:, (219)871-9559