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2018 Paddle Club Season Kick-off

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 Paddle the Blackstone River to Manville.

2018 Paddle Club Season Kick-off, celebrating 18 years of volunteer led paddles throughout the Blackstone River Watershed.

Join Volunteers-In-Parks (VIP) members of the Blackstone Valley Paddle Club, in partnership with Rhode Island Canoe & Kayak Association, as they kick off their 18th paddling season. Each Tuesday they will meet you at a different public access location where you will launch your boat and enjoy a unique paddling experience.  We’ll start the season with a trip to the Blackstone Gorge!

Directions from the North:

Route 146 South: Take the Forrestdale/ Slatersville exit. At the top of the ramp turn left, then right at light onto Rt. 146A. At next intersection with traffic light turn left onto St. Paul Street. Follow St. Paul street until end at light at Route 122 (Main Street) in Blackstone Mass. Take left at light. Follow Rt. 122 North for about 1 mile. You will see brown and white sign directing you to turn left onto County Street towards Blackstone Gorge. Gorge is at end of County Street, parking lot on left.

Directions from the South:

Take Route 146 North to the Slatersville/Forestdale exit. Take a right at the top of the exit ramp, then right at light onto Rt. 146A. At next intersection with traffic light turn left onto St. Paul Street. Follow St. Paul street until end at light at Route 122 (Main Street) in Blackstone Mass. Take left at light. Follow Rt. 122 North for about 1 mile. You will see brown and white sign directing you to turn left onto County Street towards Blackstone Gorge. Gorge is at end of County Street, parking lot on left.

For questions about the BVPC, Contact Cheryl StoneFoxFarm@juno.com 401-497-5887.

Please check the Message Board for changes or cancellations before leaving for any trip. In the event of a cancellation, we will try to offer this paddle on Wednesday.  We hope to see you at our 2018 Paddle Club Season Kick-off!

Details

Date:
May 16
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Website:
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Venue

Blackstone Gorge
66 County Street
Blackstone, MA 01504
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