Full Moon Paddle to Dinner at the Moon Under Water

  • July 3, 2012 · 6:30 PM
  • Coffee Pot Bayou Park

What:

Join us for another fantastic Moonlit Paddle to Dinner at the Moon Under Water. :-) July 3rd is the full moon. Plus, a lot of people have the 4th off, so we can relax a bit.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Where:

Coffee Pot Bayou (Old northeast, St. Pete)  31st ave and 1st St.

 

Itinerary:

We'll put-in at the boat ramp at Coffee Pot Bayou located just off 4th St.in Old North East part of St. Petersburg.  The group will paddle the beautiful bayou leading to and under Snell Island Bridge a mile up the bayou.  You may start to smell the next landmark if the wind is right and that would be "Bird Island"  Another half mile up is the opening to the bay and final  stretch paddle along the coastal beaches to the Pier.  We'll take out at Spa Beach at the foot of the pier, lock the kayaks up (we'll bring a cable lock) and walk to Beach Drive for a delicious dinner at Moon Under the Water Cafe. Moon is famous for their English and Indian fare, not to mention great beer and wine. Even better they have outdoor dinning to fully enjoy the Full Moon.  After dinner we'll paddle back by way of the moon and light. You know what they say about full moons?  "The freaks come out at night" or something like that....anyway don't miss out on this unique paddle adventure.   Paddle difficulty: Approx 4 mile round trip for beginners and up.

If anyone is interested, and if there is good music playing, we can check out the Ale & the Witch after we get back to our kayaks. I'll (Lisa'll) post a comment about that as we get closer to the date.

Cost:

FREE if bringing your own kayak  $30 if renting a kayak from us. (includes all gear)  Note: If you're a 2012 Wet Dog Paid Supporter you get 50% off your kayak rental.

 

Bring:

lights for paddle back, water, money for "Moon Under the Water Cafe", sandals or water shoes.  AVOID FLIP FLOPS PLEASE! due to oyster beds, appropriate paddle clothes, camera, etc.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    This was awesome!! The group was fun, full of energy but paddlers were at all levels so everyone feels comfortable.

    July 5, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    i saw my first UFO unidentified floating object.
    it had green and blue flashing lights.
    food and crew has very good.
    we need more night paddles!!!!!!!

    July 4, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great paddling, a bright & beautiful full moon, interesting people and conversations, and awesome food .... Another great Wet Dog Paddle !!

    July 4, 2012

  • Lindsay

    Thanks to Lisa, Mike and MJ and Brody Dog for a great night out with
    lots of fun and friendly people!

    July 4, 2012

  • Pam

    WOW, another beautiful night on the water . Water was like glass with the full moon over head. Great bunch of paddlers, can't forget our little group howlers. Can't wait to paddle again with the Wet Dogs!

    July 4, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great group of people. It was fun but too short. Wish the paddle was about 2 times longer.

    July 4, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Had a Great time. first night paddle, and I loved it. food was top notch.

    July 4, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    A beautiful evening with a friendly crew!

    July 4, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    I was Lynn's +1, but I am now a member and a "Yes".

    July 3, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Lynn, I cancelled my "plus one". I an not sure this showed up in the headcount

    July 3, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    If another spot opens up I have a plus one!! Let me know! Thanks.

    July 2, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Mike will the llamas be accompanying us to dinner?

    July 2, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    I have not done this before. Am I better off in my long sit in kayak or my short (11 ft) sit on kayak. Also, are flashlights sufficient as lights?

    July 1, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey everyone, please double check your plans. If you aren't going to be able to make it, please change your RSVP so that someone can go in your place. Thanks!! :-)

    June 28, 2012

  • Carolina M.

    Lynn there is one spot left. Get it now because we will not take more then 30 paddlers for safety reasons.

    June 27, 2012

  • Carolina M.

    Lynn are you still wanting to go on this trip?

    June 18, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'd like to go if a spot opens up!

    June 8, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey everybody, I just made our reservation. :-) This is a popular trip, so if your plans change please update your RSVP so someone can take your spot. Looking forward to it!

    June 1, 2012

  • Lori W.

    I probably will go Mike but need to get closer to the date to confirm "yes"...

    May 23, 2012

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  • Carolina M.
    "Chief of the Wet Dog Tribe", Organizer
    Event Host
  • Lindsay
    (2013 Paid Wet Dog Supporter)
  • Pam
    "2013 Paid Wet Dog Supporter"
  • Rich C.
    "2013 Paid Wet Dog Supporter" Chief boat tier.
  • Charlie H.
    2015 Wet Dog Supporter
  • Mark Olsen L.
    "2012 Paid Wet Dog Supporter"
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