Tour the Shore with ShoreRivers’ Guided Kayak Paddles
EASTON — ShoreRivers is taking to the water and invites you to join their annual Tour the Shore guided kayak series on local rivers. ShoreRivers is an environmental nonprofit whose mission is to protect and restore Eastern Shore waterways through sciencebased advocacy, restoration, and education. Tour the Shore introduces residents and visitors to local rivers, while sharing their mission of cleaner water for all. This year’s paddle theme is “Serene,” as they paddle quiet creeks and rivers across the Mid- and Upper Shore region.
July 27 — Turners Creek, Kennedyville, p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Paddle the serene Sassafras River as the sun sets and the full moon rises! Gather on the sandy shores for a BYO picnic dinner ahead of time.
Aug. 17 — Wye Island paddle and hike, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 6
A summer favorite, paddle the shores of Wye Island and hop out of the boat for lunch and a walk through one of the Eastern Shore’s old growth forests. Stay cool under trees as old as 300 hundred years as you hike the Schoolhouse Trail back to the boats.
Sept. 28 — Morgan Creek, Chestertown, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Morgan Creek is a gentle paddle off the Chester River that takes you past marsh lined farm fields. and wooded shores. Borrow a pair of ShoreRivers’ binoculars to help spot bald eagles and wading birds.
Paddlers can bring their own kayaks or rent ShoreRivers’ kayaks. Reservations are limited, contact Suzanne at 443-385-0511 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot. Tours are $30 for non-members, $20 for members, and kayak rentals are an additional $30 per person.