BeachFest BBQ tickets available. Come support your family and friends from the shore and enjoy the Cow Harbor PaddleFest and BeachFest BBQ.  Ticket needed for BeachFest BBQ.  Tickets ($10) available at


Goodie  bags with T-shirts

guaranteed to first 80

 pre-registered paddlers.

 Unable to participate this year?  

You can still support the Northport Volunteer Fire Department with a donation. 

2016 Cow Harbor Paddle Fest

Saturday, August  20, 2016

3 Mile Competitive Race and 3 Mile Poker Paddle (Red Course)

Open to all SUPs and kayaks. A scenic course in protected waters along the shores of Northport and Ashroken. Poker Paddle allows you to paddle at your own pace to 5 designated stops along the course and pick up a chip. When you finish turn your chips in for your poker  hand. Best hand wins a prize.

6 Mile Competitive Race (Green Course)

Open to all SUPs and kayaks. A beautiful course in protected waters along the shores of Northport, Ashroken and Eaton's Neck.  Prizes will be awarded.

Race Information

1 Mile Kids Race (Blue Course)

Kid race is for solo and tandem paddlers, either SUP or kayak.  All participating paddlers must be between  8 to 14 years old.  This race requires a minimum of 10 registered paddlers to take place. 

$50 donation to paddle!

Price goes up August 18th to $65!!

Sorry, no pets - no matter how much they beg.

​​So excited to announce that we are using a professional timing company this year for immediate results and prize distribution!!!