July 13th Providence River on Wednesday. Note trip had to be rescheduled due to high winds on Tuesday.
Meet at 6:00- launching promptly at 6:15.
Trip coordinators: Cheryl Thompson firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-497-5887, Manny Terezakis @ email@example.com>
No RSVP is needed for the paddle.
We will put in at Bold Point in East Providence, paddle across Providence Harbor to the Hurricane Barrier, and up the Woonasquatucket River to the Providence Place Mall. Kayak skirts are recommended for the crossing.
Directions: Bold Point N 41 48 928
W 071 23. 431
For questions about the BVPC, Contact Cheryl StoneF...@juno.com 401-497-5887. Membership is required. Click on the link to learn how to join: Membership link . If you are not a yet a member and are undecided about joining, come join 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.
Note: Please inspect your boat and gear for any invasive Aquatic plants. If you have been on the water in the past 5 days, please clean and dry your equipment. Also, check, clean, drain and dry after.
If the trip is cancelled due to weather we will try to offer it on the next day (Wednesday). Check the message board for changes and cancellations to trips - flatwater message board.
Please check the board before leaving for any trip. We provide directions as a courtesy to paddlers however, you are responsible to refer to a map and familiarize yourself with the trip location.