Paddling

Marblehead Neck to the Misery Islands

Saturday, July 12, 2014 12:00 AM

We will paddle from Marblehead Neck, crossing Salem Sound to the Misery Islands. A short hike to the top of Great Misery Island will provide an ideal lunch spot and an incredible, panoramic view of the Sound. The requirements for this trip are: (1) a sea kayak (14' or greater) with bulkheads fore and aft, decklines, spray skirt, and PFD, and (2) must be able to paddle comfortably for 13 miles, wet exit and re-enter your kayak with an assisted rescue.

Expect to spend five hours on the water with breaks. Arrival at 8:30 am with a launch by 9 to ensure parking spaces.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Sea Kayaking
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jeffrey Millman jeffrey.millman33@gmail.com
Rick Hens rickhens@comcast.net
Registrar: 
Jeffrey Millman Jeffrey.millman33@gmail.com

Upper Wild and Scenic Sudbury River Paddle

Sunday, June 22, 2014 12:00 AM

Celebrate RiverFest 2014 with a paddle on the upper Wild & Scenic Sudbury River. Launch at Little Farms Road in Framingham and, depending on water level and strainers, paddle up and down the river to the Saxonville Dam, Stone's Bridge. the Oxbow. etc. returning to the put-in.
Bring your boat, paddle, lifejacket (required) pug spray and drinks!

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling
Paddling - Flatwater
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Bill Fadden faddenwn@aol.com (508-877-8893; before 9 pm)

Paddle the Sudbury River

Sunday, June 22, 2014 12:00 AM

Celebrate our local Wild & Scenic rivers at Riverfest by paddling the upper Sudbury River.
Launch at Little Farms Road in Framingham and depending on water level and strainers, paddle up and down the river to the Saxonville Dam, Stone's Bridge, the Oxbow, etc., returning to the put-in.
Paddle begins at 2 pm. Bring your own boat, lifejacket (required), bug spray, and water bottle!

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Flatwater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Bill Fadden faddenwn@aol.com (508-397-0078; before 9 pm)
Registrar: 
Bill Fadden faddenwn@aol.com (508-397-0078; before 9 pm)

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling
Paddling - Whitewater
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch (617-319-9587)
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

Pond Socials for Paddlers

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 12:00 AM

Come to our Wednesday evening (5:30 pm - dark) pond socials! These are informal get-togethers at a pond in Concord (near Walden's Pond) to practice paddling skills, roll whitewater kayaks and play around.
Everyone is welcome to join us with their own boat! We have WW kayak rentals for $10. You must be able to transport the kayak from the boathouse to the pond and back (approx. 5 miles).

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Paddling - Whitewater
Paddling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Melanie Rausch
Registrar: 
Melanie Rausch pondsocials@amcbostonpaddlers.org

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