Friday, August 23, 2019 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Enjoy a 3.5 hour paddle from southern Mathews County to New Point Comfort Lighthouse.
Launch your kayak from the southern tip of Mathews County. Next, stop at a sandy island for lunch and exploration, then continue your paddle to New Point Comfort Lighthouse, the third oldest lighthouse on the Chesapeake Bay. NOTE: Paddling destination may change due to weather or water conditions. Minimum age is 13. Youth ages 13-15 must be accompanied by an actively participating adult. Formal kayak instruction strongly recommended. Paddling time is approximately 3.5 hours. $55 per person. Departs from Parks Maintenance Office,
Registration required at least one week in advance. Mark Battista at 318-8735 or [email protected]
Dutch Gap Conservation Area
9201 Public Works Road
Chester, VA 23836