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  • Rockwell Ambassador Guided Paddle Excursion

    Saturday, June 17, 2017
    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Add to Calendar 06/17/2017 9:30 AM 06/17/2017 12:00 PM America/New_York Rockwell Ambassador Guided Paddle Excursion

    Guided Paddle with Chemung River Friends 

    Paddlers weave their way down the Chemung River on a Chemung River Friends guided paddle. Photograph provided by Chemung River Friends.

    Exclusive for Rockwell Ambassador Membership 

    Saturday, June 17, 2017
    9:30 a.m. – Noon
    $45 per person

    Registration due by June 14, 5:00 p.m. Registration is now closed – see you next time!

    >> Space is limited; register early
    >> All experience levels welcome
    >> Rain or shine
    >> All equipment provided

    Rockwell Ambassadors and their guests are invited to join The Rockwell and River Friends for an easy, 4-mile paddle on the beautiful Chemung River. Participants will learn about area wildlife, water safety, paddling tips, local history, and some urban legends about the life and lore of the 45-mile Chemung River. The trip will conclude with a cookout and craft beer tasting. Guide service, kayaks, paddles, and life vests will be provided by Southern Tier Kayak Tours.

    Participants will meet at Bottcher’s Landing in Big Flats at 9:30 a.m. to access the shuttle to be transported to the launch site in the Town of Corning. Following a brief introduction, the group will launch on the water by 10 a.m. The two-hour paddle will end with a cookout provided by the Town of Big Flats and a beer tasting from Birdland Brewing Company.

    We recommend bringing the following items for a comfortable trip:

    >> Water shoes or hard soled sneakers
    >> Bottle of water
    >> Snack
    >> Hat with a brim
    >> Sunblock
    >> Sunglasses with strap
    >> Plastic bag to keep personal belongings dry

    Learn more about Rockwell Ambassadors

     

     

    Guided Paddle with Chemung River Friends 

    Paddlers weave their way down the Chemung River on a Chemung River Friends guided paddle. Photograph provided by Chemung River Friends.

    Exclusive for Rockwell Ambassador Membership 

    Saturday, June 17, 2017
    9:30 a.m. – Noon
    $45 per person

    Registration due by June 14, 5:00 p.m. Registration is now closed – see you next time!

    >> Space is limited; register early
    >> All experience levels welcome
    >> Rain or shine
    >> All equipment provided

    Rockwell Ambassadors and their guests are invited to join The Rockwell and River Friends for an easy, 4-mile paddle on the beautiful Chemung River. Participants will learn about area wildlife, water safety, paddling tips, local history, and some urban legends about the life and lore of the 45-mile Chemung River. The trip will conclude with a cookout and craft beer tasting. Guide service, kayaks, paddles, and life vests will be provided by Southern Tier Kayak Tours.

    Participants will meet at Bottcher’s Landing in Big Flats at 9:30 a.m. to access the shuttle to be transported to the launch site in the Town of Corning. Following a brief introduction, the group will launch on the water by 10 a.m. The two-hour paddle will end with a cookout provided by the Town of Big Flats and a beer tasting from Birdland Brewing Company.

    We recommend bringing the following items for a comfortable trip:

    >> Water shoes or hard soled sneakers
    >> Bottle of water
    >> Snack
    >> Hat with a brim
    >> Sunblock
    >> Sunglasses with strap
    >> Plastic bag to keep personal belongings dry

    Learn more about Rockwell Ambassadors