Tap into the serenity of our wetlands with a leisurely canoe trip on the Patuxent River. We’ll look for wildlife and wetland plants along the Patuxent and Western Branch. We will enjoy a gourmet catered lunch. Fee includes naturalist canoe guides, all canoe equipment, gourmet lunch and park admission. A hike/walk in the woods will be substituted if weather conditions do not allow for canoeing.
The Patuxent River is a relatively slow-moving river, but paddlers must be able to propel the canoe or kayak through the water. Participants must be able to:
• Independently participate in all activities while maintaining an appropriate and safe body position.
• Manage all personal care and personal mobility independently.
• Effectively communicate with leaders and other participants.
Bring water, sunscreen, sun hat, sunglasses, closed toe shoes that can get wet and an extra set of dry clothes. No experience is necessary. Prompt program start time so please arrive by 9:15 am. Ages: 21 and older. Fee: $40. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Jug Bay. Registration is required and is limited to 12 participants. Please bring a COVID mask.You will pay through the website. Call 410-222-7806 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. No refunds after 5/29/21.