Verlen Kruger Award submissions

We are now accepting nominations for the 2024 Verlen Kruger Award.  Get more information on Verlen Kruger, The River Guardian here on our website.  Please nominate your favorite River Guardian who embodies the love and dedication of our rivers and paddling. 

Go here to submit a Nomination form  directly on the web. Alternatively, you can download the PDF or MSWord form, fill it out and email to with the subject title "Verlen Kruger nomination". 

We will announce the winner on March 2, 2024 at the Quiet Adventures Symposium at the MSU Livestock Pavilion.