Guided Kayak & Canoe Tour May 12, 2018

Guided Kayak & Canoe Tour May 12, 2018

Esopus Creek Conservancy is sponsoring a guided kayak and canoe tour of Esopus Bend Nature Preserve on Saturday, May 12, 2018. 

Canoeing Esopus Creek Saugerties

Participants will paddle the tranquil waters of the Esopus Creek above the dam in Saugerties, visiting the coves and wetlands of Esopus Bend Nature Preserve, and the shoreline to the south.

Meet 9:00 a.m. at the Saugerties Village Beach parking lot on Rte. 9W, just north of the Esopus Creek bridge, at the foot of PartitionStreet in the Village of Saugerties. Participants will put-in at the beach.

Bring your own kayak or canoe.  All participants MUST wear a personal floatation device (life vest). Rain or thunderstorms cancels the paddle.  Children are welcome and encouraged, but please do not bring pets.

Pre-registration is required.  Contact the paddle leader, Steve Hart ( to register or for additional information. This ECC Environmental Education paddle is free and open to the public,but limited to a maximum of ten watercraft. For additional information about upcoming ECC Nature Walks and Paddles,please visit