Des Moines locals that want to get out on the water and learn, share, and paddle together. Stand Up Paddling (SUP) is the fastest growing sport in America. Why? Because it is easy to learn, tons of fun, and can be done on almost any body of water. SUP may have been born in Hawaii, but it is a perfect fit for Iowa!

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Recent Meetups

  • April 1 · 7:00 PM

    Spring SUP!

    2 Members

    The temps are warming daily and we are not far from getting back on the water. Just remember to be safe out there. Even if the air temps climb to an inviting level, that... Learn more
  • September 24, 2013 · 6:15 PM

    Ladies Night SUP paddle

    2 Members

    Gray's Lake boat ramp 6:15pm for a beautiful Fall paddle. I paddled Grays yesterday and the water temps are still very nice! Gray's rentals are closed for the season so... Learn more
  • September 17, 2013 · 6:15 PM

    Ladies Night SUP paddle

    2 Members

    Time to get out and enjoy the start of Fall. Meet at Easter Lake boat ramp (south side of the lake just off Easter Lake Dr) at 6:15pm. Bring you own board or boat.
  • September 14, 2013 · 4:00 PM

    Big Creek BBQ Birthday Paddle

    7 Members

    Many in the group tell me how the Big Creek BBQ last Fall was hands down the favorite meetup of 2012. Lets do it again! Come up to Big Creek State Park beach on Sept... Learn more
  • September 5, 2013 · 6:30 PM

    Men's Night Paddle

    3 Members

    Bring your own board or boat. Meet at 6:30pm Raccoon River Park boat ramp.
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Des Moines Stand Up Paddle
Founded May 18, 2012

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    Iowa's original SUP Shop! Free demos Sales and Instruction

  • Big Creek Marina

    Big Creek Marina is your local spot to rent stand up paddleboards.

  • Des Moines Stand Up Paddle Facebook!/groups/417117758340169/

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