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Summer Paddle- Westerly Landing to Westerly Yacht Club

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Please join us for our free, guided kayak/canoe paddles on Thursdays. We will pass various local conservation lands, including some of our own Westerly Land Trust preserves. We’ll stop for a swim on some of the trips! These paddles are between 1 ½ to 3 hours long. Bring your own kayak/canoe, paddle, life jacket, whistle, water, snacks, etc. Please arrive early: our trips leave promptly.

August 3         Westerly Landing to Westerly Yacht Club and back

Join us for a nice paddle down the Pawcatuck River. This stretch is wide and brackish. Meet at 9:45 AM for “Stretching with Lindsey,” Athletic Trainer from First Physical Therapy before the paddle. No shuttle. Launch is at Westerly Landing, which is off Main Street, across from McQuade’s Supermarket. Be sure to stop by the Westerly Pawcatuck Farmer’s Market at 85 Main St right next to Westerly Landing for some fresh groceries to bring home!

PLEASE NOTE:

  • PFD’s: Personal flotation devices or Life Jackets MUST be worn by all our paddlers properly zipped and/or buckled at all times while on the water, in the manner intended by the manufacturer. Persons not willing to follow this requirement are not permitted on our trips. Inflatable PFD’s are NOT allowed.
  • Sound signal (whistle, horn, etc.) is required.
  • If weather is questionable, contact leader.
  • Boat ramps can normally be used to launch canoes and kayaks but keep the boat ramp clear for boat trailers.

 

 

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Irene Rieder
Phone:
401-596-3368 (h), 401-595-4409 (c)
Email:
ireneleighbaker@aol.com

Venue

Westerly Landing
87 Main St
Westerly, RI 02891
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