Announcing a new Meetup for Pittsburgh Kayakers (ka-"yack"-ers)!What
: Yough River - West Newton to Buena Vista (or Boston)When
: Sunday, August 29,[masked]:30 AMWhere
: (A location has not been chosen yet.)
Meet at West Newton public launch, river right, downriver of the bridge, Sunday August[masked], 10:30 AM. This is NOT the private launch river left at Youghiogheny Canoe Outiftters. Boats can be rented from Youghiogheny Canoe Outiftters in West Newton, their launch is a bit upriver from the public launch. Anyone renting a boat can float down to meet at the public launch.
See map for northern yough at:http://fishandboat.com/watertrails/yough/yough_north_map.pdf
We'll leave the boats at West Newton, which will be the put-in, and shuttle vehicles to Buena Vista (short float) and/or Boston (long float).
The summer season is beginning to wind down, I haven't been on the yough yet this year. The weather forecast for the weekend is looking good.
RSVP to this Meetup:http://www.meetup.com/kayaking-129/calendar/14546723/