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River Paddling Excursion: History of the Red River
If you like to canoe or kayak, and would like to learn more about the Red River, join us this summer as Moorhead Parks and Recreation and River Keepers host River Paddling Excursions from 6-8 pm, at the Hjemkomst Landing, in Moorhead. Take a relaxing downtown river tour as local guest speakers share their expertise on the following educational topics:
July 15: History of the Red River, hosted by Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
Learn about the historic sites including the steamboat landing and remnants from the riverfront saloons.
All skill levels are invited. Each session will begin at 6 pm with the basics of canoeing and kayaking. Please arrive at 5:30 pm. Vessels are available on a first come first serve basis.
Fees: $10/person if you own your own vessel $15/person for canoe/kayak rental
In the case of inclement weather, all programs will be rescheduled for the following Wednesday of that week.
Register now under the On The River Section. For more information, call 218.299.5340.
Moorhead Parks and Recreation also offers canoe and kayak rentals May 26-September 1! For more information, visit the On the River section of our website!