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Amityville to Captree Park and back

Lets make it a day on the water! Leave from Amityville and paddle east along the Great South Bay under the Robert Moses Bridge and through the Captree Island Marshes to get to Captree Park, where we can stop on the beaches and lunch (or maybe go into the park for lunch?). Then paddle back visiting all the beautiful homes along Captree Island and Oak Island. This is a 22-24 mile trip. PFDs, skirts, and radios please!! Then stay for a evening full moon paddle out of the dinghy shop...

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  • Jody

    Perfect weather and a great group! It was beautiful!

    July 14, 2014

  • Elizabeth L.

    Great trip! Wind and water cooperated! A great workout! :) 18.5 miles. 7Hrs 15 Total Travel Time. 6.5 Moving Time. 2.8 Avg MPH.

    1 · July 14, 2014

  • Alyse D.

    Great full day on the water!

    July 14, 2014

  • mike b.

    A great trip to start the day then the super moon trip what a great day we had .

    1 · July 13, 2014

  • Debbie S.

    See you tomorrow!

    1 · July 11, 2014

  • Jody

    Will Dinghy Shop have rental boats for the Captree paddle Sat., 7/12th?

    July 11, 2014

    • Jody

      Liz - I am not sure I need a rental. Still deciding if I want to borrow Patti's. Do we have to notify Dinghy shop that I'm not a sure thing renter ?

      July 11, 2014

    • Elizabeth L.

      Either way they will be there. I've told them we MAY need a rental. So its up to you to decide what you want to do. :)

      July 11, 2014

  • Linda D.

    Hope to attend this paddle....finally finished my yard work. lol

    July 8, 2014

  • Vinny

    This sounds like a great day but I don't think I am up to he mileage!!!

    1 · July 7, 2014

  • peter

    thank you for the info.

    June 30, 2014

  • peter

    What skill level is required ?

    June 30, 2014

    • Elizabeth L.

      Best for people who have already done 15+ miles in one day. Been in windy - choppy conditions. And you should have a spray skirt and have worn it before and know how to get out of your boat with it fastened or roll. :)

      1 · June 30, 2014

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