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Event Details:

Burning of the Socks/Canoe & Kayak Season Kick-Off

Date(s):

Saturday, May 4, 2019 10:00 am  - 1:00 pm

Overview:

Celebrate the opening of the 2019 canoe and kayak season with a Chesapeake Bay sailing tradition at York River State Park.

Celebrate the 2018 canoe and kayak season with a Chesapeake Bay sailing tradition. Take off your socks and burn them with the rangers. Then join us for a guided trip into Taskinas Creek and the York River. Equipment rentals are canoes (2 person + 1 child) $15, Solo kayak $20, Tandem kayak (two person) $20. Please call for reservations. Bring your own watercraft and launch either from Taskinas Creek or Croaker Landing (interpretive fee $10). Please note that in order for the rangers to lead a guided tour, the water and air temperature must add up to 120 degrees.

Location:

York River State Park
York River State Park
9801 York River Park Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23188
(757) 566-3036

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