The North Fork Championship is a competition built to expose the talent of the best kayakers in the world on an amazing piece of whitewater. The NFC is the future of extreme kayak racing. Previous years' top 10 finishers vote on athletes that apply to race in the main event, however to support up and comers it is setup so any charger has the opportunity to come win it all.
The Melt Awards
This event is designed to expose the amazing talent in photo and video within the sport of kayaking. As paddlers, many of the rivers we paddle / places we go are only visible through photo and video to many people. This night is to celebrate the talented people behind the lens, documenting all those amazing places. It is also a forum to showcase all the progression being made in the sport of kayaking! For more click here.
The Races June 16 - 18
With three races, the Melt Awards Film and Photo Festival, and top shelf parties along the way the NFC brings to you the freshest of what the world of kayaking has to offer. Expert Race: A downriver sprint on a 1 mile course through class IV/V whitewater. It is available to any expert paddler that feels confident being competitive on the North Fork. BoaterX: Race down S – Turn rapid on the North Fork. This rapid is about 12 miles north of Banks, Idaho. There will be 10 heats of 6 paddlers. Elite Division: A Giant Slalom race comprised of seven gates through Jacob’s Ladder and Golf Course’s Class V+ whitewater. For more click here.
Whitewater Festival in Crouch
Enjoy the day and evening at Weilmunster Park filled with yard games, slow bike races, and general ruckus! Food provided free for athletes & beer courtesy of Payette Brewing. The crowning of the King of the North Fork Saturday Night. For more click here.
NEW THIS YEAR - June 19th Family Day!
Bring yourself back to the NFCWWF park where it all started to chat over coffee and breakfast then go on a South Fork Payette paddle with NFC athletes!