Events

Browse through the events below to find a fun paddling event to attend.

23
Jun

Great American Campout at Chippokes

Camp at Chippokes Plantation and take part in a full day of activities including a fishing tournament, fossil walk and canoeing.

Surry, VA

23
Jun

Ranger-guided Kayaking at Roosevelt Island

Join the Sierra Club for a Park Ranger-led kayaking outing exclusively for Sierra Club Potomac participants to explore Theodore Roosevelt Island from the water!

Washington, DC

23
Jun

Sunset Kayaking on the Potomac at Stratford Hall

See and experience historic Stratford cliffs from the Potomac River, and possibly glimpse a variety of birds and wildlife

Stratford, VA

24
Jun

Log Canoe Cruise

Enjoy a river cruise to watch the log canoe races on the Miles River from our buyboat, Winnie Estelle.

St. Michaels, MD

25
Jun

Moonlight Canoe Tour at Bear Creek

Tour the headwaters of Bear Creek Lake after dark and learn some lunar lore.

Cumberland, VA

28
Jun

Paddle Ware Creek

Enjoy a peaceful paddle along the shores of Lake Anna into Ware Creek.

Spotsylvania, VA

30
Jun

Pohick Bay SUP Nature Tour

Discover all the abundant wildlife found in our area as we journey into the marsh on SUP boards.

Lorton, VA

30
Jun

Algonkian Morning Paddle Tour

Paddle among the islands that are stretched out on this beautiful section of the Potomac River.

Sterling, VA

30
Jun

Paddle the Trough with Riverpalooza

Join your Upper Potomac Riverkeeper for this one-of-a-kind beautiful and scenic river section of the South Branch Potomac, the Trough!

Romney, WV

30
Jun

Calvert Marine Museum Pirate Pizza Cruise

Dress like a pirate and eat pizza on board the William B. Tennison at the Calvert Marine Museum.

Solomons, MD

01
Jul

Pohick Bay Birds of Prey Kayak Tour

Join a paddle adventure in search of bald eagles, ospreys and other birds of prey found along the waterways of Pohick Bay Regional Park.

Lorton, VA

01
Jul

Kayak with the Eagles at Caledon SP

Take an early morning paddle on the lower Potomac River and watch for bald eagles as they perch in trees and soar along the shoreline at Caledon State Park.

King George, VA

03
Jul

Westmoreland Kayak Trip

Paddle along part of the park's coastline to Fossil Beach and take a walk on the beach looking for a relic from the past.

Montross, VA

07
Jul

Ranger-guided Kayaking at Roosevelt Island

Join the Sierra Club for a Park Ranger-led kayaking outing exclusively for Sierra Club Potomac participants to explore Theodore Roosevelt Island from the water!

Washington, DC

09
Jul

Lotus Paddle

Paddle through acres of blooms of America’s largest flowering plant on the Sassafras River.

Chestertown, MD

13
Jul

Mt. Harmon Lotus Paddle

Launch your paddling adventure from the grounds of one of Maryland’s most beautiful historic sites to explore the upper Sassafras.

Earleville, MD

13
Jul

Lotus Paddle - Mount Harmon

Paddle through acres of blooms of America’s largest flowering plant on the Sassafras River.

Chestertown, MD

19
Jul

CBEC Guided Kayak Tour

Learn basic kayak skills and then go for a guided paddling exploration of Marshy Creek, Grasonville, MD.

Grasonville, MD

21
Jul

Ranger-guided Kayaking at Roosevelt Island

Join the Sierra Club for a Park Ranger-led kayaking outing exclusively for Sierra Club Potomac participants to explore Theodore Roosevelt Island from the water!

Washington, DC

04
Aug

Ranger-guided Kayaking at Roosevelt Island

Join the Sierra Club for a Park Ranger-led kayaking outing exclusively for Sierra Club Potomac participants to explore Theodore Roosevelt Island from the water!

Washington, DC

18
Aug

Ranger-guided Kayaking at Roosevelt Island

Join the Sierra Club for a Park Ranger-led kayaking outing exclusively for Sierra Club Potomac participants to explore Theodore Roosevelt Island from the water!

Washington, DC

24
Aug

Sultana Music Sail

Public Sails out of Chestertown on the 1768 schooner Sultana are an incredible experience for sailors of all ages.

Chestertown, MD

25
Aug

Sultana Ecology Sail

Help pull our 20-foot-wide sampling net to catch fish, crabs, and other critters from the Chester River aboard the 1768 schooner Sultana.

Chestertown, MD

25
Aug

Sultana Public Sail

Sailing from the Cannon Street Pier, Chestertown *Please note that Adult tickets and Child (under 12) tickets have different pricing and need to be ordered separately.

Chestertown, MD

08
Sep

Turtle Paddle

Be prepared for turtles as you paddle wild Tuckahoe Creek off the Choptank River.

Chestertown, MD

08
Sep

Sultana Ecology Sail

Help pull our 20-foot-wide sampling net to catch fish, crabs, and other critters from the Chester River aboard the 1768 schooner Sultana.

Chestertown, MD

08
Sep

Sultana Public Sail

Sailing from the Cannon Street Pier, Chestertown *Please note that Adult tickets and Child (under 12) tickets have different pricing and need to be ordered separately.

Chestertown, MD

15
Sep

Sultana Public Sail

Sailing from the Cannon Street Pier, Chestertown *Please note that Adult tickets and Child (under 12) tickets have different pricing and need to be ordered separately.

Chestertown, MD

22
Sep

Wetlands Paddle

Join us for a paddle to the headwaters of Fairlee Creek, one of the largest tributary streams feeding the upper Chesapeake Bay in Kent County.

Chestertown, MD

22
Sep

Sultana Ecology Sail

Help pull our 20-foot-wide sampling net to catch fish, crabs, and other critters from the Chester River aboard the 1768 schooner Sultana.

Chestertown, MD

22
Sep

Sultana Public Sail

Sailing from the Cannon Street Pier, Chestertown *Please note that Adult tickets and Child (under 12) tickets have different pricing and need to be ordered separately.

Chestertown, MD

25
Sep

Full Moon Paddle

When the sun goes down and the moon comes out, the river is transformed. Join us for this unique opportunity to explore the Chester in "a whole new light".

Chestertown, MD

06
Oct

Millpond Expedition Paddle

Originally formed by an old millpond dam, Unicorn Lake has become one of the most popular fishing and paddling spots in the upper Chester River watershed.

Chestertown, MD

14
Oct

Waterfowl Paddle

Witness the fall migration of waterfowl as you explore a tributary of the upper Chester River.

Chestertown, MD

20
Oct

Waterfowl and Fall Foliage

Witness the fall migration of waterfowl and the beautiful changing leaf colors in the pristine salt marshes and tidal creeks of Eastern Neck Island Wildlife Refuge

Chestertown, MD

26
Oct

Sultana Downrigging Weekend Tall Ship and Wooden Boat Festival

Downrigging Weekend in Chestertown, Maryland features four days of Tall Ship sails, deck tours, concerts, lectures, films and exhibits.

Chestertown, MD