Waivers: You and every person you sign up to participate in this event will need to sign the two waivers listed below. Parents or guardians will need to complete the waiver for anyone under 18 years old. These waivers can be signed electronically and MUST be completed by noon August 24, 2023. If you don’t sign the electronic waivers by this time, you will need to complete them in person on the day of the event. Anyone who doesn’t complete the waiver will not be able to participate.
• Click Here to Sign SRG Waiver & Release Form
• Click Here to Sign TIO Waiver & Release Form
Event Location: This Pedal & Paddle event will begin from Lock 60, located at 400 Tow Path Rd., Mont Clare, PA 19453. There will be Schuylkill River Greenways and Take It Outdoors staff helping to direct you. Plan to arrive a few minutes early, to confirm all necessary waivers have been signed.
Event Description: The Pedal & Paddle program is a round-trip adventure, beginning and ending from the same location along the Schuylkill River/Trail. The excursion includes a 4-mile bike ride along the trail using cruisers from the free Pottstown-based bike share program. It also includes a special group glow paddle. As darkness falls, boats will be decorated with glow sticks for a picturesque glow paddle. All gear, certified guides are included. Must be 16 or older to participate. All events limited to 15 participants.
What to Bring: All equipment, including kayaks, paddles and personal flotation devices (PFDs) are provided, and a box dinner will be served. However, it is recommended that you bring the following items.
Any items, such as cellphones or keys that you do not wish to bring on the water with you can be left with staff prior to the start of the event.
Itinerary: Please note all times are approximate.
6:30 – Check- in and Introductions and kayak safety briefing
7:00 – Begin guided group paddle on the Schuylkill River
9:00 – Arrive back at Lock 60
This event is made possible through support from the Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, the Pennsylvania Dept. of Conservation and Resources and the generous donations of individual donors. Bike support and guides are provided by our partner outfitter Take It Outdoors Adventures.
We look forward to seeing you! If you have any questions, please us at email@example.com or call 484-945-0200.