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SOLD OUT – Evening Paddle: Great Piece Meadows

May 23 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Great Piece Meadows

Limit: 2 spots/registration;

GSWA members: $30;

Non-members: $40

If you cannot attend, please email mhertgen@GreatSwamp.org
to cancel so we can invite the next person on the waitlist email.

Evening Paddle: 6:30-8:00 PM

Enjoy a peaceful evening paddle as we head up into Great Piece Meadows with a small group of people to explore a central portion of the Passaic River. The preserved area of Great Piece Meadows is known for its slow, quite twists and turns. It’s home to wildlife such as great blue heron, salamanders, turtles, mink, muskrat and more. Children 8 and up are welcome. All participants 15 and under must be accompanied by a parent. There are 7 spots available per session – only 2 spots per registration. All participants must be able to swim, be comfortable on the water, and wear clothes and footwear that can (and will) get wet and muddy. Life vests will be provided.

We will meet up at the Fairfield parking lot. 

IMPORTANT – Kayak Waiver: Each participant MUST submit one of the forms below. If the person is under the age of 18 then a parent or guardian must sign their form and assume responsibility for the minor. Please complete, sign and bring the form(s) with you. The organizers will collect completed forms before put-in.

The put-in location is 2 Camp Ln, Fairfield. We will be paddling into Great Piece Meadows. Life vests will be provided. The GSWA kayaks, used in our water quality and educational programming, were purchased with the generous funding provided by the Thomas Glasser Foundation.


May 23
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Limit: 2 spots/registration;
GSWA members: $30;
Non-members: $40


Great Piece Meadows
40.907714,-74.298755 + Google Map


Hazel England
Sandra LaVigne
Ginger Van Ryzin
Sarah Hunt


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