Approximate 2 hour kayak tour from River Rouge's Belanger Park with Riverside Kayak Connection (RKC). Kayak out to the Detroit River from the park’s boat launch and then upstream to the Rouge River. Highlights of this tour include how Henry Ford changed the route of the Rouge River, paddling around Zug Island, the history of the Marathon Oil refinery, and why Delray is called "Little Hungary". See industrial Detroit like you have never seen it before. RKC will provide the kayak, gear and guide. ***If you RSVP yes, please give RKC a call because they need to get your height and weight info so they bring the proper equipment. RKC can be reached at [masked]-2925.***
The tour costs $47, which includes equipment rental and $2 Paypal service charge. Payment is required immediately when you RSVP yes. The RSVP list will be shut down at 9 PM on July 30th. After that, refunds will not be available. If you would like a refund, please send a message to Melissa, the event organizer, prior to July 30th at 9 PM in addition to changing your RSVP status.
We'll be having a picnic at Belanger Park after the tour. Please bring your own lunch and beverages as food and drinks will not be provided.