Thursday, June 12, 2014

Stand-Up Paddleboarding, sunset kayaking and more with DPR this summer

Stand-up paddleboarding (SUP), a Sunset kayak and high ropes Discovery Days are great ways to get outside during the summer.  The majority of our summer programming is with our Eno Discovery camp and our Adventure camp, but in between we have a some great summer experiences waiting for you.  Who doesn't want to spend some time on the water in the heat of a southern summer? The link to registration is on the right column of this blog, and please note that pre-registration is required for programs.

Kids on the Water (#13525)
Saturday, August 2nd from 9a.m.-12 p.m.
Lake Michie Recreation Area – 2802 Bahama Rd.
Kayaking, canoeing, sailing and standup paddle boarding all can be learned this half day program for kids who aren't afraid to make a splash. Space is limited so register early!
Ages 8-14
*CR PC $3.50; CR NPC $4.50 NCR PC $8.50; NCR NPC $9.50

Lake Michie has nice, flat water for SUP's

Sunset Paddle (#13527)
Saturday, July 26 from 8 p.m.-10 p.m.
Lake Michie Recreation Area – 2802 Bahama Rd.
Join us as we enjoy the beauty of Lake Michie at sunset by boat. Experience the transition from day to night while on a relaxing paddle. Only canoes or kayaks allowed on this trip.
 Ages 7-17(Children must be accompanied by an adult.)
*CR PC $2; CR NPC $3 NCR PC $7; NCR NPC $8
Ages 18 and up

Gorgeous sunset over Lake Michie

High Ropes Discovery Days
Come explore Durham Parks and Recreation’s high ropes course,  explore a large variety of
obstacles, some reaching 55 feet in the air!
Ages 7 and up (children ages 7-9 must be accompanied by a participating adult) 
*CR PC $7, CR NPC $8, NCR PC $11.75, NCR NPC $13
Bethesda Park, 1814 Stage Rd., Durham
July 19th  4 p.m.-5:30 p.m. #13552
5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. #13553
7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. #13554
Pre-registration is required for all programs.