Hackensack River Canoe & Kayak Club

paddling for over a third of a century

fing1 e   All participants must read and follow the Requirements for Trip Participants

Membership Application & Waiver

For a family membership (2 adults in the same household) both adults must complete the “application form and waiver” before the application can be processed.

Our membership year ends on December 31st. However, if you join in October, November or December, dues will be waived for the following year.

Members must be at least 18 years of age.
Minor children may participate in club activities with the agreement of the Trip Coordinator and if accompanied at all times by at least one parent or guardian or an adult member authorized by their parents or guardian to act in their place. Minor and parent or guardian must sign the guest waiver before participating.

If you have any questions or comments contact our "Membership Maestro" at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Online (preferred)

fing1 e  Membership application & waiver
- Online use only, link to printable form is below.

fing1 e  Dues payment by credit/debit card or PayPal
- Select $15 individual, $25 family or $10 to add a 2nd adult to an individual membership.
- There is no need to check the box for an additional payment to cover "fees".


Paper/US Mail

fing1 e  Printable (pdf) application & waiver
- There may be several weeks delay in processing paper applications and check payments.
- The address for mailing the form(s) and your dues check is on the form.

Guest Waiver

Guests may attend one on-the-water activity before joining. They must sign waivers and follow the club requirements for trip participants.

fing1 e   Online guest waiver
- You will receive an email confirmation when you submit the completed waiver. Please forward that email to the trip coordinator.


fing1 e   Printable (pdf) guest waiver
- Please complete the form to give to the trip coordinator.