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Water Safety Bash and Cardboard Boat Race

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East Canyon State Park

5535 S. highway 66

Morgan, UT 84050

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Join the staff of East Canyon State Park and our awesome friends with the Weber/Morgan Health Department. This is our second annual Water Safety and Card Board Boat Race! Come visit our booths, enjoy a shaved ice, and of course, comete in our cardboard boat race. Show case our talents in boat building and make a winner. This event is family friendly.

Rules are simple.

The ENTIRE boat must be built of cardboard, duct tape, (Any part of your boat that touches the water must be cardboard. This includes the hull, decking, keel, cowling, superstructure, oar locks, seating and rudder. Nuts, bolts, washers and staples are NOT allowed in hull construction. The cardboard may be as thick as you want, but may not be glued or attached to wood, plastic, fiberglass, etc.)

Only exceptions are the paddles & decorations

Use cardboard boxes, “blocks”, carpet tubes

NO pre-treated cardboard allowed

No Sona-Tubes, waxed or ‘treated’ cardboard

NO wood, plastic, styrofoam or fiberglass

NO caulking compounds or two-part/mixed adhesives

NO wrapping in duct tape, plastic or fiberglass or similar product

Duct tape may be used to reinforce seams


For more information please contact the park 801-829-6866

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Morgan, UT 84050

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