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Thursday, July 9, 2015

Paddle Around Roosevelt Island By Kayak With Long Island City Boathouse Saturday July 11 - Fun Times On The East River

Come join the Long Island City Community Boathouse (LIC Boathouse) for a Kayak Paddle around Roosevelt Island.

 Image Of Kayakers Passing Roosevelt Island

 According to the LIC Boathouse:
Circumnavigation of Roosevelt Island

When - Sat, July 11, 5pm – 9pm
Where - starts and ends at Anable Basin, at LIC FLEA, 46th Av at 5th S Map

Paddle around every inch of the Roosevelt Island shoreline.

A moderately easy paddle with favorable current going and coming. The trip turns around with the turning tide. Approx on water time is 2.5 hours.

Adults only (18 years of age minimum). NO PETS on river trips.

There is no charge for this free event.

Your cash donations are appreciated and support LIC Community Boathouse public programs.

More information on the LIC Boathouse at their web site and from these videos.

as well as info on plans for future recreational eco dock in Astoria.

Before the kayak paddle, you can also check out the great nearby food options at the LIC Flea and

Anable Basin Sailing Bar & Grill.

Happy paddling.

There should be a kayak launch on Roosevelt Island.

UPDATE 7/13 - From LIC Boathouse Facebook Page.

Volunteers Laura and Barbara making sure no one is left behind on last Saturday's Circumnavigation of Roosevelt Island....

Posted by Long Island City Community Boathouse on Monday, July 13, 2015