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Eighth Pettaquamscutt Paddle

Date: Friday, July 31, 2015
Time: 5:00 AM -
Location: Narrow River Kayaks, 94 Middlebridge Road, Narragansett

 

Full Buck Moon Rising Over the Narrows
Sun Setting Behind Tower Hill
Great Blue Herons Landing on a Marsh
Ospreys Feeding Their Young

... and You have a Front Row Seat
 

Please join us on Friday, July 31 for a spectacular sunset tour of Narrow River as Narrow River Kayaks presents the 8th Pettaquamscutt Paddle to benefit Narrow River Preservation Association. Arrive at Narrow River Kayaks at 5:00 p.m. for a brief orientation and presentation by NRPA Board Members before setting out on this approximately 2.5-hour guided twilight tour of the lower Narrow River.

Witness the splendor and peacefulness of the tidal inlet and salt marsh as the full moon rises over the Atlantic while the sun sets on the western horizon.

Your glow sticks will keep you illuminated as your kayak glides through the semi-darkness during your return trip.

Stay afterwards for refreshments, conversation and raffle drawing.

Here are the details:

Date: Friday, July 31, 2015

Rain Date: Suturday, August 1, 2015

Check-in is 5:00 p.m. at Narrow River Kayaks, 94 Middlebridge Road, Narragansett

Guided Tour departs at 6:30 p.m.

Moon Phase: Full

July Moon Names: Full Buck Moon, Thunder Moon

Moon rises at 8:05 p.m.

Sun sets at 8:05 p.m.

High Tide at 8:25 p.m.

Cost: $15 with your own equipment.

Discounted rentals provided by Narrow River Kayaks: $20 for solo kayak and $30 for a tandem kayak. Fees include all equipment, basic safety and paddle instruction, guided tour, and refreshments.

All proceeds go to Narrow River Preservation Association.

Pre-registration is required, and the tour is limited to 40 participants. For more information or to sign up now, email Jason Considine (or call 401-789-0334).

 

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