Paddling on the Edisto River

147 Wayside LN
Walterboro, SC 29488

Description

The Edisto River changes season to season, and often week to week. Rainfall changes water levels and flow. Different sections of the river also have different landscapes. You can take one or more of these four- to five-hour float-trips to see the beauty of the Edisto River. These programs are open to all paddling skill levels. American Canoe Association certified guides with the Edisto River Canoe and Kayak Association will provide safety equipment, instruction and a naturalist's eye to make these open floats safe and enjoyable experiences. Canoes and all necessary equipment will be provided. Kayak availability is limited, so call early if you prefer a kayak. Advanced registration is mandatory. Scheduled Open Paddling Trips: May 17 - Green Pond to Colleton State Park July 19 - Colleton State Park to Stokes Bridge August 16 - Stokes Bridge to Mas Old Field Landing For more information, visit www.edistoriver.org

Contact Information

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Colleton State Park

147 Wayside LN
Walterboro, SC 29488

 

Details

  • May 17, 2014, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • July 19, 2014, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • August 16, 2014, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • September 20, 2014, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • State Park Service 75th Anniversary
  • Registration Deadline : Wednesday prior to the program
  • Meeting Place : Colleton State Park at 9am (look for the canoe shed on the left as you enter the park)
  • What to Bring : Clothes that can get wet, sunglasses with safety strap, a change of clothes, water, lunch, and insect repellent
  • Event Hours : 9am-2:00pm
  • Fee : $35/person for canoe or $45/kayak, $5/per canoe rider (non-paddling ages 6-12)