EVENTS

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The Upper Missisquoi and Trout Rivers provide us with great opportunities to enjoy our landscape and our communities all year long! Check out the events that our Wild & Scenic Committee will be hosting along our rivers this year.
Summer Days on the River

This summer, youths (ages 9-15) can enjoy 

a free guided day trip along our beautiful

Wild & Scenic Rivers - several dates and options available.

 

Reservations required; to sign up, click on your trip date and location of choice; please contact us with questions.

Drop off at the put-in (see each trip for details) between 8 & 8:30am; pick-up at the take-out at 3pm.

Limit of 6 participants per trip; hand sanitizer and masks will be provided; each participant will be socially distant in their own kayak (members of the same household may share a canoe if preferred). 

Bagged lunch will be provided.

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

A separate registration is required for each participant.

Limit of 2 trips per participant

(may request to be wait-listed for additional trips).

Upcoming Events

  • Paddle Lessons
    Sat, Jul 10
    Richford
    Join us for a workshop on canoeing - learn paddling skills and become comfortable in both the front and the back of a canoe!
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  • Clean Up Paddle
    Sun, Jul 11
    Berkshire
    Help clean-up our Wild and Scenic Rivers, while enjoying time on the water!
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  • Summer Days on the River
    Wed, Jul 14
    Orleans County
    Guided day paddles for youth ages 9-15 on our Wild and Scenic Rivers - several options for dates and locations.
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  • July 14th Guided Day Trip - Westfield to Troy*
    Wed, Jul 14
    Lane Road
    Drop-off is between 8 & 8:30am at Lane Road in Westfield (off Loop Rd); pick-up is at 3pm in Troy (at the bridge on River Rd about a mile north of the junction of River Rd and Rte 100). Participants should bring water, and wear sunscreen and shoes that can get wet. A bagged lunch will be provided.
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  • July 20th Guided Day Trip - Richford to Berkshire
    Tue, Jul 20
    Richford
    Drop-off is between 8 & 8:30am in Davis Park in Richford; pick-up is at 3pm at the wide spot off route 118 just after the bridge in East Berkshire. Participants should bring water, and wear sunscreen and shoes that can get wet. A bagged lunch will be provided.
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  • July 22nd Guided Day Trip - Berkshire to Enosburg Falls
    Thu, Jul 22
    East Berkshire
    Drop-off is between 8 & 8:30am at the wide spot off route 118 just after the bridge in East Berkshire; pick-up is at 3pm just above the dam in Enosburg Falls. Participants should bring water, and wear sunscreen and shoes that can get wet. A bagged lunch will be provided.
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  • Knockout Knotweed
    Fri, Jul 23
    Montgomery
    Knockout Knotweed
    Join us and our partner at the Missisquoi River Basin Association at Riverwalk Park to learn about knotweed - taste knotweed ice cream and make knotweed crafts!
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  • Paddle and Picnic
    Sat, Jul 31
    Berkshire
    Join us for a paddle along our Wild and Scenic Rivers and enjoy a provided picnic along the way! Exact location will be determined closer to the event, and based on water levels.
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  • River Explorers
    Mon, Aug 02
    Richford
    August 2-6 - participants will enjoy 5 days and 4 nights on the Wild and Scenic Missisquoi River.
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  • River Explorers 2021
    Mon, Aug 02
    Richford
    August 2-6 - participants will enjoy 5 days and 4 nights on the Wild and Scenic Missisquoi River.
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  • Missisquoi River Paddle Pedal
    Sat, Aug 07
    Richford
    Join us for the 2021 Paddle Pedal in Richford, VT! This event, hosted by the Northern Forest Canoe Trail, highlights our Wild and Scenic River AND the beautiful Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail that runs alongside it.
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  • August 13th Guided Day Trip - TEEN TRIP: East Richford to Richford
    Fri, Aug 13
    East Berkshire
    Ages 14-16. Drop-off is 9:00am at the Border Station in East Richford (Route 105A); pick-up is at 3pm near the Greenwood Bakery and Deli in Richford. Participants should bring water, and wear sunscreen and shoes that can get wet. A bagged lunch will be provided.
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Check out our community events calendar below for other exciting events that are happening in our area!