Call for a reservation:

(860) 480-0714

? What to bring? 

A hat with a visor, sunscreen, UV protection eyewear (preferably with a strap), protective footwear, drinking water.

We also provide group lessons, guided tours, private parties and advanced skills courses.

The Litchfield County Paddler, LLC 

Now offering Stand-up Paddleboarding Services in the peacefully beautiful waters of Connecticut’s Northwest Corner and beyond. We are established in New Hartford, CT and paddle on West Hill Lake. Let us know where your water is and we will come to you!


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Nourish your spirit and glide with us!

Connecticut's Premier Stand-Up Paddle Board School in Litchfield County.

SUP on pristine West Hill Lake located in New Hartford and Barkhamsted


(860) 480-0714

The Litchfield County Paddler LLC
New Hartford, Connecticut, United States

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Welcome to the 2015 stand up paddle boarding season.  We are offering rentals and lessons 7 days a week from 7am. to  7pm.   on West Hill Lake in New Hartford CT.  The GPS location where we meet is 20 Perkins Rd. Barkhamsted CT.  Reservations are required by contacting us via phone or email.   860-480-0714.

River SUP Lessons.  Every Sunday Morning at 8am. 10:30am. 1pm. and 4pm.  We will be running the Farmington River from 318 in Barkhamsted down to New Hartford center. Join us for this exhilarating time. $60.00 per person. Includes, inflatable river paddleboard, paddle, PFD, helmet and expert instruction. We will be traveling through many areas of moving flat water and a variety of class 1 - 2 rapids.  GPS location where we meet 15 minutes prior to class is

8 Bridge St. New Hartfird CT. Unit 404 is in the back of the building.

3rd Annual Stand - Up Paddle Board Race  " Race for the Lobster Roll''. 

July 9th 2016 from 7am. to 1pm. 2 mile race, open enrollment,  individually staggered starting times. GPS location is 20 perkins road Barkhamsted CT.  $40.00 entry fee, $20.00 board rental to race with.    4 categories for 1st place. winners receive $100.00 each and over all winner will receive a total of $250.00 and there name and time engraved on the Lobster Roll Cup. Some of the proceeds to benefit the rebuilding of the spill way for West Hill Lake, "this area is our starting gate".

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