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April 26, (Sat) Neshaminy Creek. Join us for this classic Bucks County, class 1 paddle. We will paddle from Mill Rd. or Rushland to Tyler State Park, about 10 or 7 miles of rolling hills scenery. Detail, register.

May 9-18 (Fri - Sun) Week of Rivers Two, Class 3 to 4 whitewater for experienced paddlers with their own equipment and transportation. Detail, register.

Advanced Notice:

May 17, (Sat) Basic Tandem Canoe Instruction

May 31, 2014 - June 01, (Sat - Sun) Mullica River Canoe Camping

June 7 (Sat) Canoe Training, Tandem Style, Second Day

July 12 - July 13 (Sat - Sun) Solo Open Canoe Training and Practice

July 19 (Sat) Swiftwater Safety Session

PFDs (life jackets) must be worn on all trips when on the water. Helmets must be worn by all paddling decked boats on Class 2 or higher trips, and for all open boats on Class 3 or higher trips.

Week of rivers paddling, Cheat Canyon, West Virginia

For Class 2 and higher trips, paddlers must provide their own equipment: Canoe or kayak suitable for whitewater with flotation and grab loops or handles, a helmet, lifejacket, sprayskirt for closed boats, paddle and clothing suitable for water & air temperatures. Paddlers must have the necessary skills, be able to wet exit their boat, swim and self-rescue in a rapid: swim boat and self to shore, get back in boat, or eskimo roll.

Click here to download the Spring issue of Footnotes, our chapter's newsletter.

2014 Lehigh River Dam Release Schedule:  May 10, 17, 24-25; June 7-8, 21-22; July 5-6, 19-20, 26-27; August 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31; high release onwater on October 11-12 if there is sufficient water

Tohickon Creek internet to Stover Park gage conversion.

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TRIP RELEASE FORM. Download and read the waiver you must sign to participate on trips! Click here.

Knots for paddlers: go to our Links Page.

Guide book information & reviews, click here.

Wing Dam, Kelly's Lock and other practice areas. Info and directions.

The Mohican Getaway Program has a full schedule of reasonably priced two- and three-day activity-oriented outings planned at the Mohican Outdoor Center. Click here for more information.

Rent Club Boats: We have two fully outfitted whitewater solo open canoes which you can rent for $25 a day for use on club trips. Includes paddle & spare, PDF, helmet. To rent, contact Walt Underhill, 610-827-7776 or contact leader .

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