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Fall Paddle Festival

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

Embrace the fall season with nature-based activities on and off the water.  BackYard Nature Center partners with Forest Preserves of Cook County to offer a day filled with paddle trips in a canoe or kayak, archery, pumpkin painting, nature play, and more.

There will also be a raffle for boat package that includes a kayak, paddle, spray skirt from L.L. Bean, a certificate for a personal flotation device from Rocktown Adventures, and a two-hour private paddling lesson from Northwest Passage. Sponsored by the Illinois Paddling Council to benefit the Forest Preserves’ Youth Paddling program. Canoe spots are limited.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://fpdcc.com/event/fall-paddle-festival/

Venue

Tower Road Boat Launch
Tower Rd, west of Forestway Dr
Winnetka, Illinois 60093
Website:
https://map.fpdcc.com/#/?poi=267-Tower+Road+Boat+Launch

Organizer

Gary Morrissey
Email:
gmorrissey001@comcast.net

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