04/14 Bald Eagle Tours

Bald Eagle Tours
Join Capt. Mike Ostrander, with Discover the James – Bald Eagle Tours, on his 24-foot pontoon boat for this unique and spectacular experience on the James River. After boarding the boat watch the sun rise while seeing our national symbol up close and personal. Minimum age is 15. Space is limited, register early. Private charters are also available.
Deep Bottom Boat Landing, 9525 Deep Bottom Road
Thursday,  9:30-11:30 a.m.     $45
April 14       Course 30718
May 19        Course 30719
Details: Greg Velzy at 748-1124 or velzyg@chesterfield.gov

04/18 Dragon Run

Dragon Run

Paddle and experience the wilderness-like and primordial waters of the Dragon Run Swamp. Observe towering cypress trees, royal fern, beaver dams and a bald eagle nest. This trip will be led by the Friends of the Dragon Run. Fee includes transportation, boats and paddling gear.
Parks Maintenance Center, 9201 Public Works Road
Saturday, TBD by Friends of Dragon Run-possible dates: April 18, 25 or May 2, 7 a.m.- 4 p.m.
$12                                                                                                                                        Course 29404
(plus $35, cash or check, for Friends of the Dragon Run on day of trip)
Details: Mark Battista, battistam@chesterfield.gov or 804-318-8735

05/09 Twilight Paddle

Twilight Paddle

Embark on a paddle to explore the tidal lagoon from late evening into
the twilight. Find out how the lagoon was made, where the graveyard
is and what wildlife inhabits the barge islands. For ages 10 and older.
An adult must accompany children 10-14 years of age. Paddling time is
approximately two hours.
Henricus Park Visitor Center, 251 Henricus Park Road
Saturday, May 9, 5-8 p.m.           $16                Course 29406
Details: Mark Battista, battistam@chesterfield.gov or 804-318-8735