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River Paddling Excursion

Wed Jun 16, 6:00 pm

you like to canoe or kayak, and would like to learn more about the Red River, join us this summer as Moorhead Parks and Recreation and River Keepers host River Paddling Excursions from 6-8 pm, at the Hjemkomst Landing, in Moorhead. Take a relaxing downtown river tour as local guest speakers share their expertise on the following educational topics:

May 19: Birds of the Red River: “Bring a keen eye and ear as the Fargo-Moorhead Audubon leads us on the Red in search of birds perched and in flight!”

June 16: History of the Red River: “Ever wonder what the Fargo-Moorhead area was like when it was “growing up?” Join the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County on a riveting history lesson of downtown!”

July 21: Animals of the Red River: “All sorts of animals use the Red River for a source of food, water, and shelter. Join the Red River Zoo to see animals and signs of where they live and play along the route!”

August 4: History of the Red River: “Ever wonder what the Fargo-Moorhead area was like when it was “growing up?” Join the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County on a riveting history lesson of downtown!”

August 18: Trees of the Red River: “We will look up into the tree canopy as Moorhead’s forester tells about the types of tree species we see along the Red River and their benefits for the river and animals with wings, paws, and fins.”

All skill levels are invited. Each session will begin at 6 pm with the basics of canoeing and kayaking. Please arrive at 5:30 pm. Vessels are available on a first come first serve basis.

Fees: $10/person if you own your own vessel; $15/person for canoe/kayak rental.

In the case of inclement weather, all programs will be rescheduled for the following Wednesday of that week.
Register Now at www.moorheadparks.com. For more information, call 218.299.5340.

Moorhead Parks and Recreation also offers canoe and kayak rentals June 1-August 31! For more information, visit the On the River section of our website!

Details

Date:
Wed Jun 16
Time:
6:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://cityofmoorhead.com/departments/parks-recreation/on-the-river

Venue

Hjemkomst Landing
202 1st Ave N
Moorhead, MN 56560 United States
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Phone:
218-299-5511
Website:
http://www.hcscconline.org/



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