Want to get on a bike and tour the Pottstown area? Want to head over to the village of Morlatton? Would you like to have lunch along the river? Then check this out!
- The first event will take place on Saturday, June 30, the others will be held on July 21 and September 15. A fourth event, featuring a bike ride with no paddling, will be held on August 25. Hours for all events are from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Each Pedal and Paddle will begin with a 4.5 mile bike ride from Pottstown’s Riverfront Park to Historic Morlatton Village in Douglassville, using yellow cruisers from the Bike Pottstown bike share program. Participants will be given a guided tour of Morlatton Village, then take a short bike ride to Douglassville’s Ganshahawny Park. There, they will eat lunch and receive a brief introduction to kayaking. Then, they will paddle back to Pottstown in kayaks along the Schuylkill River.
- Lunch, bikes, kayaks and all kayaking gear will be provided. Cost of the trip is $25 per person. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required.