The St. Louis River Alliance is hosting it’s Annual Canoe Trip & Picnic on Saturday, August 10th. Our paddle tour will run from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., dropping in at Chambers Grove, followed by a picnic lunch from 11:30 to 1 p.m. This is a great opportunity for both experienced and non-experienced canoeists to explore the beautiful river!
**The event will be held rain or shine. However, if the conditions are unsafe we will cancel.
CANOE PADDLE REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
Canoes, paddles and PFD’s will be available for registered people who do not have their own. All participants must RSVP and pay by August 8th at 4 p.m. There will be experts to speak on river safety, canoe basics and location information. The tour will begin at Chambers Grove.
**Bring your own canoe or kayak if possible!
St. Louis River Alliance Members: $5.00 per person, $20 for whole family.
Non-Members: $10 per person, $30 for whole family.
Children under 12 are free, but must be accompanied by an adult.
***If you do not wish to pay the online processing fee, please stop in at the St. Louis River Alliance Office [394 Lake Ave. S – Suite 321] to register and pay your dues by August 8 at 4 p.m.
***Become a member and receive the discounted event price for the Canoe Trip! An Annual SLRA Individual Membership starts at $25.00, Household Memberships start at $40.00. JOIN TODAY.
COMMUNITY PICNIC INFORMATION: A picnic lunch will be served at Chambers Grove at the end of the tour, the lunch is a part of your registration fee.
PARKING: Park in Chambers Grove Parking Lot [13404 MN-23, Duluth, MN 55808] or off the side of the street leading into the park. There will be volunteers in orange vests to direct boat loading and parking. Please carpool if possible!
WHAT TO BRING:
- Appropriate clothing and layers for weather
- Water bottle
- Something to sit on for picnic
- WE ARE TRYING SOMETHING NEW THIS YEAR: In order to reduce consumables, we welcome you to bring your own eating utensils and plates. (Compostable options will be available if needed)
BECOME A MEMBER: The St. Louis River Alliance is a community driven organization made up of members working to protect and restore the St. Louis River Estuary. When you become a member you become a voice for the river. Your financial contribution supports our many events and forums, allowing our community to stay informed on the issues and celebrations of the river.
Become a member and receive the discounted event price on the Canoe Trip! An Annual SLRA Individual Membership starts at $25.00, Household Memberships start at $40.00. LEARN MORE & JOIN TODAY!