Calendar of Events

July 2018

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  1. Tue, Jul 24

    Sunset Paddle @ Guilford Mackintosh Let your stress melt away as you enjoy a leisurely, 2-hour guided paddle. Paddlers will have a guide who provides basic paddling instruction as needed and leads the group on the lake. Fee includes kayak, paddle, PFD, lake fees and guide. For ages 13 and up. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required. Register online at www.burlingtonnc.gov or call 336-222-5030.
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  2. Fri, Jul 27

    Paddle-Palooza Clinic for Youth In this small-group, half-day clinic, youth learn all about kayaking with an ACA certified kayak instructor. Clinic covers everything from water safety, fitting your PFD, parts of the kayak, how to properly get in and out of the boat, basic paddle stokes and more. We'll save some time to paddle and explore the lake as well! Clinic includes on-land and on-water lessons. Campers should know how to swim and be prepared to be active throughout the clinic. For ages 11-15. Registration required.
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  3. Thu, Aug 2

    Get Hiking! at Saxapahaw Island Park Grab a friend and get out for a hike. This hike is rated easy and only about 1.5 miles long. The trail is mostly flat and sandy. Wear comfortable walking shoes or boots. Bring a water bottle and bug repellent. RESTROOMS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE PARK - plan accordingly. There is an neat playground for kids to enjoy after the hike. All ages welcome. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Dogs welcome! The hike starts promptly at 6 pm. Plan to arrive about a few minutes prior to start tim...
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  1. Fri, Aug 3

    Paddle-Palooza Clinic for Youth In this small-group, half-day clinic, youth learn all about kayaking with an ACA certified kayak instructor. Clinic covers everything from water safety, fitting your PFD, parts of the kayak, how to properly get in and out of the boat, basic paddle stokes and more. We'll save some time to paddle and explore the lake as well! Clinic includes on-land and on-water lessons. Campers should know how to swim and be prepared to be active throughout the clinic. For ages 11-15. Registration required.
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  2. Tue, Aug 7

    Sunset Paddle @ Stoney Creek Let your stress melt away as you enjoy a leisurely, 2-hour guided paddle. Paddlers will have a guide who provides basic paddling instruction as needed and leads the group on the lake. Fee includes kayak, paddle, PFD, lake fees and guide. For ages 13 and up. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required. Register online at www.burlingtonnc.gov or call 336-222-5030.
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  3. Mon, Aug 13

    Intro to Kayaking This is a class for new or beginner paddlers to build confidence and skills on the water. Class will cover the basics of kayaking: water safety, fitting PFD and kayak, getting in/out of the boat, launching from shore, proper and efficient paddle strokes. Half the class is on the land and half on the water. Fee includes instructor, kayak rental, PFD and paddle. Participants should be comfortable around water and have basic swimming abilities. For ages 13 and up. Minors must be accompanied by an ...
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