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9th Annual Kayaking 4 Meso

Location

Halfmoon Lighthouse Park
589 Hudson River Rd
Waterford, NY 12188

42.838386 -73.672417

County: Saratoga
Region: Upper Hudson

Date(s)

  • September 7, 2019, 9:00AM, Check in starts at 7:00 AM

Details

Event Type Paddle Description This is an 8 mile paddle to raise awareness and donations for Mesothelioma research. All proceeds are donated to the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation Sponsoring Organization Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation

Contact Information

markwells@kayaking4meso.org
518-495-6099
https://www.facebook.com/Kayaking4Meso.org/

Registration

Advance registration required.
Please register by August 17th, 2019 Register at www.Kayaking4Meso.org Email: markwells@kayaking4meso.org
$35.00 registration fee $50.00 after August 17th, 2019

Additional Information

This is an eight mile paddle thru the Flight of Locks on the Erie canal and then up the Champlain Canal to the Halfmoon Lighthouse Park. We launch from the Flight Lock Rd Boat Launch in Waterford, NY. This is about a 7.5 mile paddle as we go thru 6 locks. We paddle together in a group and are escorted by the NYS Police. PFD's are required.
Activities: Festivities from 1:30 - 4:00 at the Halfmoon Lighthouse Park. Food and refreshments will be available. Shuttle buses available in the morning.
Additional Equipment Required: Participants will need a kayak, paddle and PFD. Kayak rentals available thru Upstate Kayak Rentals.

Event Duration (hours): 4 -5
Difficulty: Moderate
Not suitable for children under age 10.
Length (miles): 8
Boat: You must provide your own boat.

Family Friendly
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? Yes
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