I Paddle Camden July 9th

I Paddle Camden July 9th

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Pyne Poynt Park

7th and Erie Streets

Camden, NJ 08102

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An all-levels canoe/kayak paddle event on the back channel of the Cooper River!

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Get a spectacular view of Camden like you've never seen before....

From the water!

Connect the Lots together with Urban Trekkers and the Center for Aquatic Sciences present "I Paddle Camden" a free, all-levels paddle excursion in the back channel of the Cooper River.

Experienced River Guides and Aquatic Sciences Fellows will guide small groups of paddlers of all ages and comfort levels on a canoe or kayak excursion launching from Pyne Poynt Park in North Camden. Kids and Pets are welcome!

"I Paddle Camden" is NOT for expert Paddlers who want to take a long or rigorus excursion. This event is an opportunity for all to get out on the water for 30 mins of fun in nature.

Paddlers will to sign up for time slots at checkout.

Please plan to arrive 30 mintues before your Paddle starts in order to receive life vest, boat assignments and instructions. Have your ticket handy.

Paddles leave every 30 mins. A guide in their own boat, will lead boats of 1 or 2 paddlers on short paddles around the mouth of the Delaware River.

If you do not want to paddle alone, you can sign up to ride in a Voyager - a large canoe for 10 people.

More experienced paddlers should consider registering for the first paddle of the day, leaving at 8:45am. Depending on weather and currents this excursion will take paddlers from Pyne Poynt Park into the basin at Cramer Hill Waterfront Park and back. On this trip you will need to paddle against a current, it will make your arms tired. This excursion is for paddlers aged 12+. You must arrive by 8am to participate in this more experienced paddler excursion.

General Information:

  • Please register online - walk ups may participate on a 1st come, 1st served basis.
  • Arrive early and expect to wait - we'll make it fun.
  • Kids and Pets Welcome!
  • Bring sunscreen
  • Bring a water bottle
  • Wear sturdy shoes
  • Bring a towel and a change of clothes...you may get wet!

Register now to view the city from one of Camden’s most beautiful underutilized spaces, it’s waterways.

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