Out On The Water

Public canoeing, kayaking on the parks’ summer schedule!

Whether it’s before dawn, during the day or beneath a full moon, your time on the water will be the best part of your day. Register by phone at 440-286-9516 for any of these opportunities to join a Geauga Park District naturalist out on a float you won’t forget.

Lost Lake Kayak Expedition
Saturday, May 28, 1-4 PM, Upper Cuyahoga River, Rt. 87 Lot (register starting May 20) Experienced kayakers take a rugged but rewarding kayak trip to a remote, seldom-seen wild marsh accessed from the Upper Cuyahoga River. Ages 16+.

Polliwog Paddle Family Canoe
Sunday, June 5, 1-3 PM, Eldon Russell Park (register starting May 29)
An easy-paced, short-distance float for families with kids ages 5+.

Basic Learn To Kayak
Saturday, June 18, 9 AM-Noon, Eldon Russell Park (register starting June 10) Learn basic kayak-handling techniques for safe kayaking on flat water. Ages 10+.

Basic Learn To Canoe
Saturday, June 18, 1-4 PM, Eldon Russell Park (register starting June 10)
Learn basic canoe-handling techniques for safe canoeing on flat water. Ages 10+.

Unless otherwise specified, programs are designed for those already comfortable with being out on the water; no lessons will be given. Call 440-286-9516 with questions.

Youth entering grades 5 through 10 can also have kayak adventures independently during Geauga Park District’s Summer Camps beginning the week of June 13, with teens entering grades 8 through 10 specifically invited to X-Treme Day: LaDue Kayak on Wednesday, July 6. Visit http://bit.ly/gpdcamps for details, and just call to sign up!

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