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September 29, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Time Details:
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (approx.)
Coralville Recreation Center
1506 8th St.
Coralville, IA 52241
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Canoe the Maquoketa River

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Couple $50 res. $62.50 non-res. Single $35 res. $40 non-res. Couple + 1 passenger $65 res. $81.25 non-res Couple +2 passengers $80 res. $100 non-res Prepare for a fun-filled day as you float down the Maquoketa River.

The trip downstream to Pictured Rocks Park is eight miles and should take approximately three to four hours of floating time depending on the river level. You will enjoy the spectacular bluffs along the river, and those with a sharp eye may see the profile of an Indian head in the high bluff.

A canoe, paddles, and lifejackets will be provided for your excursion down the river. This trip can be enjoyed by beginners and experienced canoeists alike. We will attempt to stop midway on a sandbar for lunch. Lunch and snacks will be on your own. Coolers and bags should be small enough to fit in the canoe. We encourage you to bring an extra bag of clothes to be left in the vehicle in case of rain or tipping a canoe. Alcohol will NOT be allowed.

Age: 15 and under must have adult supervision.

Deadline: September 19