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Sunset Paddle

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Sunset Paddle Tours

On this guided tour we will meet you at the Boathouse at 7 p.m. and paddle upstream on the Merrimack River. We will enjoy the sunset while floating on the water before heading back to the Boathouse in the twilight. Please come 15 minutes early to check in and prepare. Appropriate for adults and children. All tours include equipment rental and safety/paddling instructions.

More information including a packing list can be found on our Sunset Paddle Tours 2018 Information Sheet (pdf).

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SUNSET PADDLE TOURSCOSTONLINE REGISTRATION
Saturday June 2, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday June 8, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Saturday June 16, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday June 22, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Saturday June 30, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday July, 6 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Saturday July 14, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday July 20, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Saturday July 28, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday August 3, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Saturday August 11, 2018
7-9 p.m
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday August 17, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Saturday August 25, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Friday August 31, 2018
7-9 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online

FUll Moon and Evening Paddle Tours

Our moonlight and evening tours are guided tours of the Merrimack River using the light of the full moon and stars. As the temperature begins to cool and world quiets, paddling by moonlight offers a special experience that you will remember forever. Please come 15 minutes early to check in and prepare. Appropriate for adults and children 10 and up. All tours include equipment rental and safety/paddling instructions.

More information including a packing list can be found on the Evening Paddle Tours 2018 Information Sheet (pdf).

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view any pdf files. It can be download for free from the Adobe website.

EVENING PADDLE TOURSCOSTONLINE REGISTRATION
New Moon Paddle
Friday June 15, 2018: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Full Moon Paddle
Friday June 29, 2018: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
New Moon Paddle
Friday July 13, 2018: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Full Moon Paddle
Saturday July 28, 2018: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
New Moon Paddle
Friday August 10, 2018: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Full Moon Paddle
Saturday August 25, 2018: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
River Cleanup

RIVER CLEANUP DAY - JUNE 17, 2018

We're joining forces with the Office of Sustainability, Climate Change Coalition,Merrimack River Watershed Council, Sierra Club and other local environmentally minded organizations and individuals to clean up the Merrimack River that we all enjoy! Join us for a fun, community building, service event. Included in registration are snacks and refreshments and boat rental for the cleanup session. Space is limited so register online by June 16, 2018. For those interested in River Cleanup service projects see our discounted rates for custom cleanup paddle tours!

For more information including event schedule see the River Cleanup 2018 Information Sheet (pdf).

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view any pdf files. It can be download for free from the Adobe website.

RIVER CLEANUP DAYCostOnline Registration
Sunday June 17, 2018
Session 1: 9 a.m. - Noon
FREE to all volunteersRegister Online
Sunday June 17, 2018
Session 2: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
FREE to all volunteersRegister Online
Sunday June 17, 2018
Session 3: 4-7 p.m.
FREE to all volunteersRegister Online

CUSTOM PROGRAMS

We offer custom tours and programs for diverse groups. Whether you want to take your family and friends on a sunset tour, teach your scout troops about water quality and environmental stewardship, or provide a team building experience for your office, we have something for everyone! We can provide many of these opportunities not only on the Merrimack, but also on the Nashua or Concord Rivers. Custom guided tours are available for groups of 6 and more. For those interested in River Cleanup service projects see our discounted rates for custom cleanup paddle tours! Visit our custom tours and programs page for more details.

For more questions or more information, contact Kevin Soleil by email: Kevin_Soleil@uml.edu or 978-934-1932.

Note: We recommend you complete your request at least two weeks in advance of your preferred date.