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Paddle in the Blackstone Watershed – Valley Falls Marsh and the Blackstone River, Cumberland RI
July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come paddle with the Blackstone Valley Paddle Club on the Blackstone River and the scenic Valley Falls Marsh. The put-in is on Madeira Ave, at the intersection with Broad St in Central Falls RI. GPS Coordinates: N41 53.907 W071 23.392. This trip is a nice paddle for paddlers of all abilities. Enjoy the scenic marsh and a paddle up the Blackstone to the Pratt Dam.
Every Tuesday from mid-May through August the Blackstone Valley Paddle Club paddles a different part of the Blackstone River watershed. Membership is required. If you are not a yet a member and are undecided about joining, come with us for a trip to help make up your mind. Introduce yourself to one of the trip leaders in the orange shirts who will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
Properly fitting PFDs are required to be worn on all BVPC trips. Inflatable PFDs or boats are not acceptable for BVPC trips. Trip details and other information can be found at: http://www.ricka-flatwater.org/bvcal.htm. Check the message board for changes or cancellations before leaving for any trip. http://members.boardhost.com/FLATWATER/. If a trip is cancelled due to weather we will try to offer it on the next day (Wednesday).