FULL: Guided Group Paddle Around Islands!

Saturday, September 18, 2021 - 8:00am to 10:00am

Registration for this program is full. 

Location: Meet at Squam Lakes Association headquarters, located at 534 US Rt. 3 in Holderness. Click Here for a Google Map.

Registration: Registration is required. Space is limited to 10 people. Please register by Friday, September 17th. Click here to register.

This Week's Program: Enjoy an early morning guided group paddle around Moon and Bowman islands, with a swim/snack break at Sunset Rock!

Audience: All ages and experience levels are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. You must be able to kayak for an hour and a half.

Materials: Water, snacks, and weather appropriate clothing (swimsuit & water shoes). Canoes, Kayaks, paddles, and life jackets will be provided though folks are welcome to bring their own if they wish.

This Week's LRCC Presenter: 

My name is April and I am super excited to be leading this group paddle! I grew up kayaking in the Finger Lakes of NY and I am always mesmerized by the beauty that lakes hold. I believe morning paddles are a great way to start the day and truly appreciate where we are in the world.

SLA's Adventure Ecology Programs:

Throughout the year, the Squam Lakes Association offers free programs open to the public on a variety of nature and conservation related topics. The Adventure Ecology programs are presented by the Lakes Region Conservation Corps members who spend their year on Squam performing important conservation work in support of the Association's mission. For more information about the SLA's educational programs please click here or call our office at (603) 968-7336.

Lakes Region Conservation Corps

The Lakes Region Conservation Corps (LRCC) is an AmeriCorps service program that develops skills and experiences for conservation professionals. LRCC members are the driving force behind the Squam Lakes Association’s conservation efforts. The program provides hands-on conservation work experience and numerous certifications over a broad range of areas, which ensures that LRCC members are capable of independently approaching a variety of tasks in the environmental conservation field. Members remove invasive species from the Squam watershed, manage and act as caretakers at our backcountry campsites, maintain the SLA’s 50+ miles of trails, educate the public on local and regional conservation initiatives, spearhead reports on conservation efforts, lead SLA volunteer crews and ensure the daily functioning of the Squam Lakes Association’s programs. Click here to learn more about LRCC.

 

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