05/08 Kanawha Canal Paddle

Kanawha Canal Paddle
Join us for this new program paddling on the Historic Kanawha Canal in Richmond! Use sit-on-top, touring kayaks, or canoes for this exploratory journey on the first commercial canal system in the country, that has been vacated for decades. The instructors cover all safety and history for this step back in time. Swimming ability is required. Renting provides all needed equipment. Minimum age is 11. Youth ages 11-13 must be accompanied by an actively participating adult. Max weight of 2351bs. due to kayak limitations.
James River Park System, Pumphouse Park
Sunday, May 8,   8 a.m. – noon.   $40 ($45 w/rental)   Course 30749
Details: Greg Velzy at 748-1124 or velzyg@chesterfield.gov