Try kayaking before investing in a boat at a beginners kayaking lesson
at Patoka Lake on Saturday, April 21.
Participants will meet the Patoka Lake interpretive naturalist at the
beach at 1 p.m. Eastern Time. Participants can try several styles of
kayaks and paddles, learn about necessary gear, and hear about the best
places for paddling on Patoka.
All equipment including life jackets will be provided. The event is open
to anyone ages 12 and older. The cost is $5 per person. Space is limited
to the first 50 people who register.
For more information and to register, call 812-685-2447.
Entrance to Newton-Stewart State Recreation Area on Patoka Lake costs $7
per in-state vehicle and $9 per out-of-state vehicle.
Patoka Lake (stateparks.IN.gov/2953.htm
is at 3084 N. Dillard Road, Birdseye, IN 47513.