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"Biyak" on the Schuylkill
August 15, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Bike + Kayak = Biyak
Join us at Riverfront Park on Saturday, Aug. 15. We will begin with an easy four mile bike ride from Norristown’s Riverfront Park to the Betzwood Trailhead in Valley Forge National Historic Park.
Participants will learn about the the Revolutionary River and its role in the American, Industrial and Environmental Revolutions. Participants will enjoy snacks (provided) and a brief introduction to kayaking by Doug Chapman of Take it Outdoors Adventure Group. After we climb into our kayaks the group will paddle back to the park on the Schuylkill River.
Participants must be 14 or older and provide their own bike. Helmets must be worn.
Kayaks and all kayaking gear is provided.
Bikes will be shuttled from Betzwood to Riverfront Park.
What to bring
- Shoes that can get wet
- Sunscreen and a hat
- Insect repellent
- A sense of humor and adventure