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Kayak Cleanup at Four Mile Run

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Kayak Barn at Four Mile Run

3850 Commonwealth Avenue

Alexandria, VA 22305

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Join the Four Mile Run Conservatory Foundation on the water to collect litter along the streambank of Four Mile Run

Sign-ups will be opened two to four weeks prior to each date.

Location: the kayak barn at Four Mile Run Park, on the bike trail near the north end of Commonwealth Avenue. Parking/event details will be provided to those who RSVP.

  • Bring your own kayak (and life-vest), if you can
  • Request one of our boats if you don't have your own; depending on the number of kayaks available (we are sometimes able to borrow extras), your request will be confirmed as a reservation or we will add you to our waitlist
  • Not into kayaking? We need help on the shore, too, with volunteers needed to help off-load litter from kayaks, pick up along the shore, etc
  • We provide: water refill station, snacks, gloves, trash grabbers and bags, and a limited number of kayaks with life-vests
  • Please bring your own: reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, and water shoes
  • A limit of two Four Mile Run Conservatory Foundation kayaks may be reserved, or you can bring your own

A 4MR Paddle Power/Clean Stream Extreme event made possible by grant support from Dominion Energy, the Spring Creek Environmental and Preservation Fund of the Greater Washington Community Foundation & Transurban - 395 Express Lanes Community Grant Program

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Kayak Barn at Four Mile Run

3850 Commonwealth Avenue

Alexandria, VA 22305

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