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Sunset Paddle August 30

Sunset Paddle August 30

Join our experienced guides for a kayak tour of Hoffler Creek as the day winds down. Wrap up the evening by catching the sunset over the Monitor-Merrimac Bridge-Tunnel from the James River. 

Pricing is PER PERSON for this event. (See details below.) Individual children between the ages of 3 – 17 must book with a parent/guardian. Smaller children will be placed in the front seat of a double kayak with a parent/guardian. EVERYONE is required to wear a provided life jacket. 


What to bring: 
- A strap to hold your glasses or sunglasses 
- Water Shoes (sandals, aqua socks, old tennis shoes, etc. Your feet will get wet!) 
- Appropriate clothing (You will get wet!)
- Towels to dry off 


Event Timeline: 

- Please arrive by 5:45pm (The preserve gates will open at 5:30 pm, this event is not during normal operating hours)
- Check-in and sign waivers @ 5:45pm 
- Walk about a half-mile to kayak area @ 6:00pm 
- Safety check, life jacket fittings and kayak launch @ 6:10pm 
- Leave dock, paddle starts @ 6:20pm 


Your electronic devices are your responsibility. Devices could become wet or lost if taken on the water. 


All experience levels are welcome. Guides will provide basic paddling and safety instructions before getting on the water.


Ticket Pricing:

- Standard tickets: $40

- Standard tickets, Bring Your Own Kayak: $35

- HCWF Member tickets: $30

- HCWF Member tickets, Bring Your Own Kayak: $25


In case of inclement weather, the paddle will be rescheduled.

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