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Pedal & Paddle with the FODC

***Registration: is required for this event. Please contact the FODC @ 215-862-2021 or www.fodc.org to register. Space is limited. *** 

 ***Meeting location: Tinicum Park, 963 River Road, Upper Black Eddy, PA.  When entering the park, follow the roadway back to the parking area closest to the canal.***

Join both state park naturalists & the FODC (Friends of the Delaware Canal) for an all day adventure!  The day will begin with a leisurely, guided bicycle ride south along the towpath to Locks 15/16 in Smithtown. After a short break at the turn-around point, we will ride back to Tinicum Park, a 7-mile round-trip.  There we will have a bring-your-own lunch in the covered picnic pavilion.

After lunch, we will take to the water for a 3-mile paddle to Uhlerstown and back. At the "best preserved hamlet in America," we will pass under the only remaining covered bridge over the canal and into Lock 18. Susan Taylor will share some of the town's tales.  

Participants must bring their own bicycles & helmets.  Kayaks, paddles & life vests will be provided by the park.

Questions?  Contact Katie Martens: 610-982-0161 or kmartens@pa.gov

Photo courtesy of Carole Mebus

Sunday, September 15 at 10:00am to 3:30pm


Delaware Canal State Park
11 Lodi Hill Road, Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972-9540

Bureau

State Parks

Categories

Get Outdoors PA, History

Outdoor Activities

Bicycling/Mountain Biking, Boating/Paddling, Canoeing/Flatwater Kayaking

Region

East

Exact Location

Tinicum Park, 963 River Road, UpperĀ Black Eddy, PA

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