Sunset Kayak Tour on the Schuylkill | Kids Out and About Philadelphia

Sunset Kayak Tour on the Schuylkill

*The event has already taken place on this date: Thu, 09/16/2021
Experience the warm glow of the setting summer sun on the tranquil Schuylkill River. Join us for an evening guided kayak tour of the Schuylkill River below the dam (falls at Water Works ). Kayaking on the tidal Schuylkill offers a whole new perspective on our city and its water source.

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Tour departs from the Walnut Street dock along the Schuylkill River Trail and heads upriver to the Fairmount Waterworks, where you’ll experience a rarely seen perspective of these historic structures from the water below. You’ll also enjoy spectacular views of the Art Museum and the city skyline! Experienced kayak guides will share plenty of interesting info along the way.
No gear or kayaking experience necessary- kayaking equipment and instruction provided by Hidden River Outfitters.
– Moderate exertion level.
– All tours begin with a brief safety talk and on-shore kayaking lesson.
– Not recommended for ages under 12 (single) or 8 (double).
– Parental consent required for 18 and under.
– Please dress according to weather conditions.
– Bring water and a snack
– Bring bug spray and sunscreen
-There are nearby bathrooms (port-a-potties)
CAP / COVID PROTOCOL: COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: By registering for this event you are agreeing to follow ALL of these protocols:
-This event has limited capacity. Please only register if you fully intend to attend and let us know if you need to cancel ASAP.
-Participants must maintain 6 feet of distance from one another during the event.
-Please bring a mask. We encourage you to wear it if you’re in proximity to others.
-If you or anyone in your household are exhibiting COVID-19 systems, please stay home.

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Walnut Street Dock
120 S 24th St
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
United States


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6:45 - 8:30 pm