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Kayaking on the Potomac

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate spring while paddling a kayak down the Potomac River! Join us on Saturday, May 25,
from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. for this special kayaking experience brought to you by Stratford Hall. View the spectacular prehistoric cliffs and search for birds and wildlife along the shore from your
Kayak.

The kayaking tour will be led by Denise and Bill Micks, retired school teachers, who opened a
Fredericksburg-based outdoor recreation and interpretive business in the early ‘70s. They will
supply Old Town traditional tandem kayaks, large and stable with easy access in and out, ideal
for both the absolute novice and experienced kayaker.

This is a weather-dependent event. If the weather is inclement or the waters unsafe to proceed,
all registrants will be notified as soon as possible prior to the beginning of the event and a full
refund will be issued if cancelled. Life vests (provided) will be worn by all participants and
Stratford Hall release forms will be given out and must be signed prior to the event. The kayak
trips are guided, and instructors will offer safety education before, during, and after the event.

Participants are advised to dress with suitable shoes, backpack with water and energy snacks, and
waterproof camera (optional).

Cost: $60/person or $75/ per person double kayak; personal kayaks are not permitted.
Beginner and experienced paddlers over the age of twelve are welcome.

Preregistration is required. The registration deadline is Thursday, May 23.
To register please visit the Event Page at StratfordHall.org.
Questions? contact Jon Bachman at 804-493-1972 or jbachman@stratfordhall.org.

Details

Date:
May 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kayaking-on-the-potomac-tickets-59075096203

Venue

Stratford Hall
483 Great House Road, Montross, VA 22558 United States
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Phone:
8044931972

Organizer

Jon Bachman
Phone:
8044931972
Email:
Website:
https://www.stratfordhall.org/events/kayaking-on-the-potomac-6/