“Find Your Voice” at C&O Canal National Historical Park
Saturday, June 6: To celebrate the national “Find Your Voice” campaign NPCA, with the Potomac Conservancy, will host volunteers from the community, businesses, anglers, paddlers, and veterans to help restore the scenic shorelines and protect important habitat by removing litter from the shores of the Potomac River. We’ll also have fun paddling along the Potomac River. Learn more at http://parkb.it/fyvco.
Paddle Night at Kenilworth Park
Thursday, June 11: Join NPCA and Anacostia Watershed Society for a free night of paddling along the Anacostia River. We’ll launch from Kenilworth Park and explore the Anacostia Water Trail. Register online.
Paddle the Potomac
Thursday, June 25: Join NPCA and the Potomac Conservancy for an evening of free paddling along the Potomac River in honor of “Great Outdoors America Week.” We’ll launch from Key Bridge Boathouse in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. RSVP by contacting Ed Stierli at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-454-3339.
Reclaim the Nanticoke
Saturday, June 27: Join NPCA, Nanticoke Watershed Alliance, Rommel Outdoors, and the Delaware Dept. of Natural Resources and Environment for day of paddling, education, and great food on the Nanticoke River. We’ll launch from Phillips Landing in Laurel, DE and explore the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail. Learn more and register at http://nanticokepaddle.eventbrite.com.
Paddle Night at the Ballpark
Thursday, July 16: Join NPCA and Anacostia Watershed Society for a free night of paddling along the Anacostia River at Ballpark Boathouse near Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. Register online.
Saturday, October 3: Join NPCA and Rommel Outdoors for the 2nd Annual Chesapeake Paddlefest at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland along the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail. All proceeds benefit the Maryland Special Olympics. The Chesapeake Paddlefest is a fun event for all ages and skill levels featuring 4 mile, 2 mile and 1/2 mile races for kayaks, canoes and stand up paddleboards! Learn more and register online at: http://chesapeakepaddlefest.com.
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