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Taunton River Wild & Scenic River Run
June 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am - June 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Overnight Canoe/Kayak Trip
First day, the trip begins at Oliver Mill Park, Nemasket Street near Route 44 in Middleborough. Check-in time is 9 a.m. on Saturday at Oliver Mill. Drop off your canoe/kayak at Oliver Mill and your drive car to Titicut Reservation on Beech St. You’ll be given a ride back to Oliver Mill for the start of the trip.
Day one ends at Titicut Reservation (overnight stay optional). Second day, (Sunday) check-in time is 9 a.m. at Titicut Reservation. Again, you’ll leave your canoe/kayak and drive your car to Weir Waterfront Park. You’ll be given a ride back to Titicut for the start. The trip ends at approximately 3 to 4 p.m. on Sunday at Weir Riverfront Park in Taunton.
The trip covers a portion of the Nemasket River, then a large portion of the Taunton River designated Wild and Scenic by the National Park Service and the U.S. Congress.
Overnight camping will be at the Camp Titicut Reservation on Beech Street in Bridgewater, a town conservation area managed by the Bridgewater Conservation Commission, and also a historical Native American campsite.
The cost of the two-day trip is $35 per boat or $25 per boat for TRWA members. Single day trips (Saturday or Sunday) are available at $15 per boat. The cost for the two-day trip for scout or youth church groups is $50 per group with adult leaders.
For more information contact TRWA’s office at 508-828-1101.
Signing up for this event is a 3-step process:
1. Register here
2. Pay using PayPal.
|One-Day Trip $15||Scout or Church Group $50|
|Overnight Trip – Member $25||Overnight Trip – Non-Member $35|
3. Download, print and sign the Liability Waiver and bring it with you on the day of the event. Forms will be available if you don’t have one.
Remember, your sign-up isn’t complete until you’ve paid.