[NYCkayaker] Trips Anyone ?

Lee Reiser/Leona Fontaine lee060@earthlink.net
Thu May 2 17:44:40 EDT 2013


Please Correct OCT 19th to OCT 12th Sorry!
Lee


-----Original Message-----
>From: Lee Reiser/Leona Fontaine <lee060@earthlink.net>
>Sent: May 2, 2013 5:27 PM
>To: "NYCkayaker@rockandwater.net" <NYCkayaker@rockandwater.net>
>Subject: [NYCkayaker] Trips Anyone ?
>
>Hello Trip Lovers !
>
>Record Spring Low Water for the Delaware Trip.
>Watch for a trip TBD in Summer after a heavy rain.
>
>Saturday, May 11th - Beginners OK
>Mullica River/Pine Barrens Trip. 
>Transport Creek Boats by Trailer to Rte. 206, Atsion, NJ.
>Approximate 2.5 mile drive from GWB
>Launch at 10:00 AM. Travel to Pleasant Mills. 
>Roughly 12-13 miles one way (shuttle).
>Pack a SMALL drybag with water, lunch & extra non-cotton clothes. 
>Best creek in the Pine Barrens!
>
>Saturday May 18th - Beginners OK
>Chodikee Lake/Norrie State Park Trip.
>Approximate 1 hr. from TZB
>Launch 9:00 AM.
>Great wildlife area with beaver dams, waterfall & nice swimming hole.
>If time allows an afternoon to evening trip to Norrie & Esopus Island.
>Bring water & lunch.
>
>Saturday, June 8th - Intermediate to advanced only.
>Sedge Islands/Barnegat Lighthouse Trip. 
>2 hrs. drive from GWB.
>Transport Seakayaks by Trailer to Island Beach State Park.
>Roughly 10 miles round trip.
>Launch 10:00 AM -  Return 5:00 PM.
>Great Birding - 30 nesting Ospreys, Tour the Lighthouse - amazing view.
>Lunch at Old Barney Seafood House.
>
>July - Watch for special posting of Fireworks Trip To Haverstraw, NY.
>
>Saturday July 6th Intermediate to advanced only.
>Plum Point New Windsor to Annsville 
>1 hr. from Yonkers, NY.
>Launch 10:00 AM. with tide.
>Approximate 15 mile, one way trip with tide (shuttle back).
>See Bannerman's Is., Hudson River Highlands. Stop at Conn Hook. Possible Popolopen Gorge Stop time permitting.
>Arrive Annsville early eve. Optional Restaurant Dining
>
>Saturday August 3rd
>Popolopen/Peekskill Fireworks Trip - Beginners OK (if paired with assistant).
>Launch from Annsville Paddlesport Center  9:00 AM. 
>2 Crossings of the Hudson - Aproximate round trip 8-10 miles.
>Best waterfall & swimming hole on the Hudson! Great photo ops.!
>Hang out at the Festival! Bring $ for food & drink..
>Watch the Fireworks from your Kayak! (Lights Required).
>Return after Fireworks 10:30 PM. (Don't worry - Safe return)
>
>Saturday, September 7th
>Wallkill River Trip - Beginners OK (Plastic Creek/WW/Small SK is best).
>Approximate1.25 hr. drive from TZB
>Launch 9:00 AM  8 miles one way with shuttle.
>Only river in the metro area that flows north (Sparta, NJ to Rondout Creek - then into Hudson at Kingston!)
>Expect Blowdowns to haul over.
>Wildlife Sanctuarys, farms and Pleasant Scenery. 
>
>Saturday, October 12th 
>Delaware River Fall Foliage Trip - Intermediate to advanced (Plastic Creek Boat/Sea Kayak advised).
>DON'T BRING A WHITE WATER BOAT !
>Approximate 2 hrs. drive from TZB
>Launch Lackawaxen, PA , down river 22 miles to Sparrowbush, NY.
>One way with shuttle.
>Class 1 & 2 rapids, Learn how to read the river.
>Lots of Bald Eagles & Great Scenery.
>
>ALL TRIPS REQUIRING TRAILERING OF BOATS WILL GIVE YPRC MEMBERS FIRST OPTION.
>
>ANYONE INTERESTED TO RETURN TO MULLICA RIVER ON OCT 26th & 27th FOR AN OVERNIGHT CAMPING TRIP AT THE MULLICA RIVER WILDERNESS CAMPSITE? 
>IF SO, EMAIL ME BACK
>
>Lee Reiser
>Your Trip Organizer
>Home 845-352-0162
>Cell 914-374-7954
>
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