2020 Orange Descent Postponed to 6 November 2020 due to Coronavirus threat.
2 Day stage race covering 69km of great river paddling promising to be everything you’ve dreamt of and much more for paddlers and seconds alike! 2020 will be a K2 year!
Come and enjoy true Northern Cape hospitality and discover one of South Africas most majestic rivers, the Orange River. The Orange Descent Canoe Marathon is a 2 day stage race covering 69km of exquisite river paddling.
The Orange Descent Canoe Marathon is an B-Grade race which make it accessible to everyone. 2020 will be a K2 year!
Experience the Northern Cape
The weekend includes registration at the popular Orange River Wine Tasting Centre where guests are welcome to indulge in a range of quality wines, a river cruise on Sakkie se Arkie, a trip to the Augrabies National Falls, scrumptious meals and welcoming Northern Cape hospitality.
Tented Village Accommodation
& Meals Package
Paddlers and Seconds can now enjoy the comfort and convenience of camping accommodation in a race village social atmosphere, functional and comfortable with all meals included . Be sure to book in advance!