Peace of the Susquehanna
This trip is 7 river miles from Montgomery to Watsontown with an island rest stop mid-way. We begin our river trip across from remnants of the canal, then paddle past a peregrine falcon nesting site, under an old railroad bridge & around the end of a WWII-era dam.
2017 Peace of the Susquehanna Dates:
- Sunday, May 28 1pm-5pm
- Tuesday, August 15 9:30am-2:30pm
All end times are approximate.
All Canoe Susquehanna Trips Include:
- Well maintained boats and paddles
- Life jackets (PFDs)
- Dry bags to keep spare clothing dry
- Snacks and water
- Water blasters!
- Digital photos of your adventure
- Ride back to your car in one of our bright yellow buses.
- Paddling Instruction, Local History, and Wildlife Information from our friendly, expert guides!
Enjoy the companionship of other friendly paddlers as you watch for riverside wildlife, improve your paddling skills, and learn about local history! This trip is 7 river miles from Montgomery to Watsontown with an island rest stop mid-way. We meet at the Montgomery river access where you will park your vehicle, check-in, gather snacks, water, etc., claim your kayak, & receive entertaining paddling instruction. We begin your river trip across from remnants of the canal, then paddle past a peregrine falcon nesting site, under an old railroad bridge & around the end of a WWII-era dam. Keep your eyes peeled for bald eagle sightings, experience body surfing a riffle at the snack spot, cool off new friends with our complementary water blasters, bask in the peace of the river, and notice the V of the pre-historic eel weirs as you make your way around their riffles.
Cost: $45/person. If you plan to use a Canoe Susquehanna kayak, please review the Boat Choices page to help you decide which model you would prefer to use.
Cost: $35/person if you bring your own equipment. Boats must have current registration or launch stickers.
Reservations are required. Email Mail@PaddleHappy.com or phone 888-524-7692 (local: 570-524-7692) for details and to book your spot!
Montgomery Fish & Boat Access
41.167362,-76.870491 & 41°10'02.5"N 76°52'13.8"W
Nearest Address: 400 2nd St, Montgomery, PA 17752