Canoe Skill Clinic at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

Posted May 06, 2013, at 4:54 p.m.
Last modified May 19, 2013, at 2:02 p.m.

Saturday, June 1, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 35 Hudson Road - Gate 3, Alton, ME

For more information: Gudrun Keszocze; 2079449259; hirundomaine.org

The Maine Bound Outdoor Adventure Center in collaboration with Hirundo Wildlife Refuge presents the first of two canoe clinics at the Refuge. The second clinic is on July 13 at 1PM in the same location. Your instructor, Jimmy Haller, will focus on paddling strokes, rescue techniques, canoe dynamics and canoeing safety. Registration and cancellation requested by May 31; call 944-9259. Meet in the parking lot at Gate 3. Suggested donations are $5 for adults, school-aged children are free. For more information, visit our website.

Directions: From the South – Take the I-95 N to ME-43 exit 197 to Old Town/Hudson. Turn left onto Rt. 43 (Hudson Rd). Go west 4.9 mi and take Gate 3 off Rt. 43 (right side, just before the bridge).