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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!

Date(s):

August 4, 2018 (11:00 am - 2:00 pm)
August 18, 2018 (11:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Overview:

Watch the ospreys dive for fish and count the turtles on the logs while crossing the Potomac and circling the Island. The outing will be approx. 1-2 hours and cover topics that span the layers of cultural and natural history found on Roosevelt Island. 

Our Ranger guide will lead from Thompsons Boat Center on the Georgetown Waterfront and circle the island before returning. You may bring your own Kayak, or rent one from the boat center (see below for rental fees). This outing will take place rain or shine, unless there's inclement weather or canceled by Park Service. *** NOTE: you must RSVP at meetup.com: https://www.meetup.com/sierrapotomac/events/251248946 - reservations are first come first serve. Please cange your RSVP immediately if you cannot attend ***


Single Kayak: $16/hour
Double Kayak: $22/hour
Kayak launch fee: $5/kayak (if bringing your own)
Optional Sierra Club $2 donation

Location:

Theodore Roosevelt Island
Roosevelt Island
2900 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC 20037
(703) 289-2500

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2018-06-23 11:00:00 2018-06-23 14:00:00 America/New_York 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! Theodore Roosevelt Island Roosevelt Island2900 Virginia Ave NWWashington, DC 20037(703) 289-2500 https://www.nps.gov/planyourvisit/event-listing.htm?eventID=4DA4729B-1DD8-B71B-0B9AB64CA40BAC2F

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