The Archaeology of the Patuxent River: Kayaking through History

Aug 29, 2020 9:00AM—1:00PM


Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

Cost Free


Join a County archaeologist in a kayaking expedition to learn about the archaeological and cultural history along the Patuxent River. He/She will be discussing the results of recent archaeological surveys of Jug Bay, which documented archaeological resources ranging from occupations from 13,000 years ago to the historic period. The archaeologist will share how these archaeological sites inform us about past ways of life along the Patuxent River.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time. Bring plenty of water, sunscreen, sun hat, sunglasses, a lunch, COVID mask, and closed toed shoes that can get wet. Ages 13 and older. Free – donations accepted by the Friends of Jug Bay to build our kayak fleet. Registration required: Register online at  ActiveNet #18795. For questions, call 410-222-8006 or email