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Term for a recreational canoeist, kayaker or rafter.
He has been a paddler since his first trip in a canoe as a boy scout.
by BobCanoe October 11, 2009
 
1.
what whitewater kayakers call each other.
you can only say paddler if you are also a whitewater kayaker. Just like nigger for blacks.
by trip420 April 30, 2006