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Full Moon and Evening Paddle Tours

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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.

Equipment

Those who own their own kayak and equipment are encouraged to use it during this course.

All necessary program equipment is provided.

Please see the plan your visit page for online waivers and what to bring and wear.

Physical Exertion

Easy: Participants will paddle 0-2 mi. / 0-4 km. on flat water conditions with minimal wind. No previous experience is required. Participant must be able to keep head up while wearing a life jacket in deep water. Paddle times usually run 1-2 hours.

Prerequisites

Appropriate for adults and children 14 and older when accompanied by a parent.

Must be able to independently keep head above water while wearing in a life jacket/pfd

No previous experience required.

EVENING PADDLE TOURSCOSTREGISTRATION
Full Moon Paddle
Saturday June 15, 2019: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Stargaze Paddle
Saturday June 29, 2019: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Full Moon Paddle
Wednesday July 17, 2019: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Stargaze / Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower
Saturday July 27, 2019: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online
Full Moon Paddle
Thursday August 15, 2019: 9-11 p.m.
$30 Public / $25 UMass LowellRegister Online