Things to know

On this page we hope to provide the details you will want and need to know.
If your craft (or combined crafts connected together) are over 10′ long, you need to obtain an ‘Invasive Species Permit’ for $5.00 from the Marine Board. PFDs (Personal Floatation Devices) & whistle required
Sorry… no exceptions.

ONLINE ENTRY FEE IS $15 PER PERSON                                                                      (Discounts for Kids, Families & Groups)

$20 THE DAY OF RACE
(Plus the $5.00 Invasive Species Permit… if required)

We want to make this as simple as we can, so here is the proposed schedule of release from Riverview Park in Independence, Oregon.

New Race Map Click Here!

Time Table:
8am – 8:50am Registration for ‘Walk Ons’, & check in for ‘Registered’ rafts
9:00am Release Category ‘A’ Rafts
9:00am Release Category ‘B’ Rafts
9:30am Release Category ‘C’ Rafts

Category ‘A’  (River Queen) are…
Homemade Crafts

Category ‘B’ (Cloud Nine) are…
Rubber Rafts, Pontoons and Inner Tube vessels

Category ‘C’ (River Cutters) are…
Canoes and Kayaks are fastest.

*There are no categories that include a motor.  That’s a ‘no-no’.
**We recommend you arrive early, as we are not sure how many ‘Walk Ons’ we will have.

2016: Mandatory Captains meeting! (Announced prior to launch)

NOTE: TEAM CAPTAINS MUST CHECK OUT UPON LANDING AT WALLACE MARINE PARK. LOOK FOR THE POPUP TENT IN THE PARKING LOT! YOUR TIME CONTINUES UNTIL YOU CHECK OUT! AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED AT THAT TIME.

LINE UP IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE! STARTING AT THE SOUTH END OF THE PARK WITH HOMEBUILT CRAFT LINING UP FIRST ON THE SHORE, FOLLOWED BY RUBBER RAFTS, INNER TUBES AND OTHER INFLATABLES. STARTING TIME IS 9:00AM SHARP! CATEGORY A & B LAUNCH TOGETHER AND ALL CRAFT HAVE 10MINS TO BE OFF THE SHORE! (NO EXCEPTIONS)
LINE UP FOR CATEGORY C CRAFT WILL BE BEHIND THE A&B LAUNCH GROUP AND WILL MOVE TO THE SHORE AFTER THE A&B LAUNCH. LAUNCH FOR CATEGORY C WILL BE AT 9:30AM SHARP! (NO EXCEPTIONS)

If you have any questions, please call our race coordinator…

Gale Francis
503.580.0425 mobile