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Self-guided Fall Float Trip
October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2017
An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2017
Self-guided fall float trips on the Blanchard River are available* on Saturdays and Sundays from September 9 through October 29 starting at 1 PM. Adults and youth age 16 to 17 (youth under the age of 16 are welcome to participate but must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older). Participants must have the ability to swim.
Watercraft availability includes canoes and kayaks. Float trips begin and end at Zonta Landing at Riverside Park. Canoeists and kayakers have the opportunity to enjoy the late summer green and early autumn brilliance along the Blanchard River as they paddle upstream past the Country Club’s golf course, Eastpoint Area, and Vogelsong Conservation Area to the State Route 568/Sandusky Street Bridge and back. The trip takes approximately 2 hours.
Registration is open until 4:30 PM on the Friday before each trip. Fee is $10.00 per person with signed Assumption of Risk/Liability Release/Waiver of all Claims form and/or a Parental Consent form, if applicable.
*Trips are not available on September 30, October 1, October 7, and October 8. Trips will be cancelled in the event of flooding, rain, thunder and lightning, and strong wind.Trips are not available on September 30, October 1, October 7, and October 8. Trips will be cancelled in the event of flooding, rain, thunder and lightning, and strong wind.