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Sunset Paddle

4:30p to 7:00p
Sat, October 06, 2018
Lisa Reznicek
(409) 737-1222

FULL, no availability. Adult kayak tour at sunset, RSVPs only.

The Friends of Galveston Island State Park support provides a great experience on the water with a guide. Safety and environmental education given during this aquatic activity.

Please consider reserving your spot for a quick instruction, free gear rental, and guided trip with a trained guide into a protected cove of Galveston Bay. We will start with an orientation on land, paddle out into the bay, and return before the sun sets. Starting location is the Oak Bayou picnic area.

Kayakers on the water at sunset

Preview of paddling at Galveston Island State Park: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QPTx69JCaiA

Before you can join us:

• Park entry fee paid before trip.
• Must RSVP 48 hours before the trip with Lisa.Reznicek@TPWD.Texas.Gov
• All children must be accompanied by an adult, and the program is for ages 13 and older.
• Close-toed shoes and life jackets must be worn during trip.

What to expect:

• Prepared for physical, outside, water-based activity. (Suggested weight limit for kayaks = 250 lbs.)
• Free safety and paddling lesson
• Free gear use (kayak, paddle, and life jackets)
• Small group instruction and guide (<17 people)
• 1.5 hour paddling trip to Galveston Bay, over sea grass beds and bay bottom.
• Anything that goes out on the tour may get wet, muddy, salty, or completely submerged

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