June 15, Green River Fest

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Green River Fest Flyer

Mark those calendars!  We are bringing back the Green River Fest for another year and this time we will be focusing our resources downstream from Munfordville, all the way to Mammoth Cave National Park.

When:

  • June 15, 2013 at 9 am eastern time / 8 am central time

Where:

Who:

  • If you can navigate a canoe or kayak, we want to see you there!
  • There are a limited number of canoes available.  If you have your own canoe or kayak, please bring it to allow others without boats to participate.

What

  • Volunteers will meet to clean up the Green River, one of the most biologically diverse rivers in the country.  The event is free and each participant will receive a free canoe rental (with shuttle provided), lunch, a commemorative T-shirt, a water bottle, plus a chance to win a kayak!
  • …to bring?  We strongly recommend bringing:
    • a pair of gloves
    • sunscreen
    • insect repellent
    • a canoe (if you have one)
    • … and wear clothing that you don’t mind getting dirty!
  • NOTE: due to limited canoes remaining please wait on confirmation email for reservation!!! Multiple floats will be offered to appeal to all levels of water warriors! 2 people per canoe. (note: Hick Springs and WKU are private property access points intended for this event only!)
    • Johnson Springs to Thelma Stovall Park (Munfordville)
      • 3.6 river miles
      • ideal for novice
      • registration begins at 9:30 am (central)
      • canoes available: 8 of 10
    • Thelma Stovall Park to Hick Springs
      • 6.5 river miles
      • registration begins at 8:30 am (central)
      • canoes available:
    • Hick Springs to WKU Preserve
      • 7.6 river miles
      • registration begins at 8 am (central)
      • canoes available:
    • WKU Preserve to Dennison’s Ferry
      • 7.1 river miles
      • most rugged terrain
      • registration begins at 8 am (central)
      • canoes available:
  • Free canoes are limited, so please RSVP for a canoe rental.
  • NOTE: due to limited canoes remaining please wait on confirmation email for reservation!!! 

River Map-1

 

Partners:

We can’t wait to see all of our dedicated volunteers show their love to the Green on June 15!

 

Registration is closed for this event.