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4989 Col John Kelly Rd
Lewisburg, PA 17837

(888) 524-7692

Canoe Susquehanna runs guided river trips in easy-to-use Recreational Kayaks,Multi-Person Kayaks, and our famous, 26-foot-long Big Canoes. No experience is necessary for any of our trips! Our expert guides will teach everything required to have a great day on the water.

River trips bring families, friends, and co-workers together for fun-filled days outside. We offer a full Calendar of Trips open to the public, as well as Private Trips, for groups of any size.

Our River Routes are located on the Susquehanna River, south of Williamsport, east of State College, north of Harrisburg, and west of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, right here in Central Pennsylvania.

Check out all the trips and special events we offer, browse our complete calendar to see what fits your schedule, and when you're ready to book, give us a call, toll free at 888-524-7692 (local: 570-524-7692) or emailMail@PaddleHappy.com.

See you on the water!

Calendar of Trips

Due to a family health emergency and the resultant life changes, retirement is unexpectedly upon us and we will not be offering any kayak trips in addition to those currently listed on our Trip Calendar.

Please feel free to register for one of our remaining Public Trips or Special Events including the May 27 Peace of the Susquehanna for Northcentral PA Conservancy (register with us), the 2018 Schuylkill River Sojourn (register at https://www.schuylkillriver.org/sojourn.aspx) and the June 23 Loyalsock River of the Year (register at https://afitevent.formstack.com/forms/sunrise_sunset_susquehanna).

If you've been on a trip with us in the past, and haven't yet downloaded your Trip Photos, please do so. They will no longer be accessible after May 10, 2019.

Check back here later this summer for information on boat, equipment, and trailer sales.

A heartfelt thank you to all of our fellow paddlers, friends, and supporters; it's been a great (river) run...

- The Quants

(P.S. If you want a guided kayak tour and can't join us in May or June, we're sure you'd have a great time with our friends at Southern Tier Kayak Tours (NY), Take It Outdoors Adventures (PA and Switzerland), Blue Mountain Outfitters (PA), and The Bad Adventure Company (CO and Worldwide).

Canoe Susquehanna's calendar of Public guided kayak and canoe trips on the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley; as well as Special Events on other waterways in PA. You can also check available dates for custom Private Trips anywhere on the East Coast.

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Milton Anniversary Paddle

2017 is Milton Borough’s 200th anniversary & Milton State Park’s 50th anniversary.  Help us celebrate both the Borough and the Park by paddling this beautiful section of the West Branch Susquehanna River.

Canoe Susquehanna will be providing Safety, Shuttles, and Kayaks for a special River Paddle from Watsontown to Milton. We hope you will join the wonderful paddlers, both experienced and novice, who make this a great time on the river!

Thanks to a generous donation to the Milton Bicentennial Committee by Robbins Marine of Milton, PA, the pricing for this event for the first 100 registrants:

$25/person, which includes ALL equipment.  

Just $15/person if you bring your own kayak or canoe!  If you bring your own kayak or canoe, you will need to have a current sticker on your boat: FBC launch or FBC registration or DCNR launch.  

Transport for your boat/gear will be provided by Canoe Susquehanna during the pre-paddle bus shuttle from Milton State Park.

Pre-registration is required.  Registration closes June 1, 2017.

How to Register:  1. Send your completed Event Form with your payment check via USPS to Canoe Susquehanna LLC, 4989 Col John Kelly Rd, Lewisburg, PA 17837 or 2. Send your completed form via email to betsy@paddlehappy.com  or 3. Phone Betsy at 570-524-7692. Thank you!

Please download and complete the Event Form.

Schedule for June 11, 2017  

12:30 - 12:55  Participants check-in at the Canoe Susquehanna shuttle bus parked in the River Access Area of the Milton State Park.

1:00  Greetings from the Milton Bicentennial committee.  Shuttle bus departs Milton State Park

1:15 - 1:30  Shuttle bus arrives at Watsontown FBC Access, participants who brought their own boats/gear: unload and set up.  Participants who are using Canoe Susquehanna boats/gear: receive their boats/gear from Canoe Susquehanna staff. 

1:30 - 2:00  Paddling instruction & safety briefing from Canoe Susquehanna staff.

2:00  Launch & enjoy the river with your paddling companions, both old and new.

3:00  All paddlers pause in the pool between I-80 bridge and Milton Boat Club for an on-water historical presentation, swim, group pics.

4:00  Land at Milton State Park where the Bicentennial Color Run will be concluding with music, food vendors, and more fun.

4:15  Enjoy Friends of Milton State Park's Paul Yost’s excellent presentation and walking tour of the Milton State Park Island, its history and its future.

5:00  Thank you for sharing your afternoon with the river and its friends!  

 

Meeting Location:

Milton State Park

GPS Coordinates: 41° 1' 2" N, 76° 51' 37" W
Milton State Park occupies an island on the West Branch of the Susquehanna near Milton, Pa. From the Route 642 Bridge, exit into the State Park and follow signs for the River Access Area.

 
Earlier Event: June 10
Reserved for Private Event
Later Event: June 17
West Branch Susquehanna Sojourn