Water Trail Alert:
CAUTION: A tree has fallen into the river left opening of the Titus Wing Dam (at River Mile 71.3), causing a hazardous strainer situation in this strong current. Until this hazard is removed, DO NOT attempt to run this chute! Portage on river right around the dam. (February 22, 2023)
Must be 16 or older to participate. This event is limited to 15 participants.
Ride on the Trail
The adventurous activity includes a 4-mile group bike ride along the Perkiomen Trail using cruisers from the free Pottstown-based bike share program.
Kayak Along the Creek
Participants will receive a brief introduction to kayaking from Take it Outdoors Adventures before joining a group paddle along the Perkiomen Creek. A representative of the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy will join us to talk about the organization and their programming.
Food, Gear, & Guides
Food will be provided. All gear, such as bicycles and boats, are included. If you have a special request for a boat, please contact Take It Outdoors Adventures directly at t the email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-656-3969. Certified guides will lead the group bike ride and paddle.
All participants will be required to wear the provided personal flotation device. Regardless of skill level, everyone will receive a safety briefing before beginning the excursion. Participants must register in advance. A meal, guides, bike, boat and all other gear are included with each registration. The cost is $43 per person.
All participants will need to sign a Schuylkill River Greenways Waiver and a Take It Outdoors Adventures Waiver. 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 on June 16, 2021. 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 waivers will not be able to participate.