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Saugerties Hudson River Paddle with optional short Hike at Scenic Hudson's Falling Waters Preserve and Saugerties Lighthouse
Glasco Mini Park
Glasco NY, NY 12432
Region: Mid Hudson
DetailsEvent Type Paddle Description Paddle the Hudson River near Saugerties NY and visit Scenic Hudson's Falling Waters Preserve and the Saugerties Lighthouse. Sponsoring Organization Adirondack Mountain Club, Mid-Hudson Chapter
Additional InformationAreas where we plan to get out of kayaks/canoes are flat but may have some rocks. Nothing unusual for paddlers with some experience. Launch site is a boat ramp.
Activities: Walk to small but beautiful waterfall and eat lunch on dock at Saugerties Lighthouse in middle of Hudson River. Itinerary subject to change depending on composition of group and water/wind conditions.
Additional Equipment Required: Arrive at least 15 minutes early. Bring snack, water, hat, sunscreen, footwear for walking. Personal flotation device required. This “Big Water” requires minimum boat length 13.5 ft and dual bulkheads or flotation devices in bow and stern. Canoes do not come under these big water requirements. Rough water/rain cancels.
Event Duration (hours): 4 to 5
Lunch Break: Yes
Bring your own lunch.
Not suitable for children under age 6.
Length (miles): 4
Boat: You must provide your own boat.
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? Portion
Additional Wheelchair Info: Launch site is accessible. Landing areas are not.