August 17th: Paddle for the Connecticut River

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

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On August 17th, please join us in a celebration at Holbrook Point Campsite, followed by paddle of the beautiful Connecticut River!

RiverMap About the event: At noon, we’ll be honoring the legacy of Reggie Ellingwood at the Holbrook Point Campsite with a lunch, stories, and celebration. Following the ceremony will be a group paddle from Canaan to Colebrook (9 miles).While optional, all participants are  encouraged to help raise funds to support the Vermont River Conservancy’s efforts to protect access and develop campsites along the Upper Connecticut River. Everyone who donates $25 will receive a pint glass with a map of the river  at the end of the paddle!Schedule For The Day:

  • 12:00-:12:30: Lunch at Holbrook Point Campsite
  • 12:30-1:00: Dedication Ceremony
  • 1:30-4:30: Paddle from Canaan to Colebrook

Join us! Sign up to join our fundraising team here. (Under Join This Team, click Fundraise).

Alternatively stop in at Wayne’s Lanes in Canaan, call the VRC (802-229-0820), or email us at Once you register, you will receive an information packet with details about meeting location and event logistics.


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