The Flats, located just across the river from Shank's Mare, is listed as an Important Bird Area by the Audubon Society. During mid to late summer, it is a popular migratory area for shore birds. Guest birder, Deuane Hoffman will help guide this tour to view what guests may be visiting the Flats. After your paddling exploration, a light lunch will be served on Shank's Mare's porch overlooking the river. Kayak rentals are included on this tour with a deduction if you have your own kayak.
Kayak, paddle, lifevest, guide, and lunch. Deduction available if you have your own gear.
Participants should wear clothing suitable for watersports as well as water shoes (no flip flops). We recommend cool weather clothing (no cotton), nylon shell or paddling jacket, hat with a brim and water bottle.
Shank's Mare instructors have years of experience leading participants on paddle tours. They will share highlights of the Susquehanna River sure to give you a valuable "sense of place" on your paddle tour.
Conejohela Flats Birding Paddle Tour
$ 65.00 Fee Includes guided paddle tour, kayak, paddle, lifevest and meal. When registering, use coupon code OWN15 if you have your own kayak and gear to save $15 on the registration fee..