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Susquehanna Kicks Off Annual River Events

Mar 03, 2016 03:36PM ● Published by Steph Rodriguez

First, A Season Opening Celebration 

The Susquehanna River Trail Association invites you to the 7th annual Season Opening Celebration, a festive evening to celebrate members, friends, island stewards and supporters, Thursday, March 24, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

The event includes buffet dinner with the Ranch House Restaurant’s exceptional desserts; remarks by Brook Lenker, President, SRTA; and, island steward recognition presentation by Michael Helfrich, Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper. 

Cost: 2016 Members: $ 8.00 

Non-Members: $15.00 

2015 Island Stewards*: Complimentary 

(*Limited to two steward representatives per campsite) 

Please RSVP by March 11 to Payment will be taken at the door.

Ranch House Restaurant: Located in Amity Hall on the west side of US 11/15, 1 mile north of the interchange with US 22/322. Please join us! 

And, second, two opportunities to get on the river!

One Great River, Two Great Adventures 

Family Paddle 

Sunday, May 22 

Margerum Family Pavilion off Rt. 147 north of Millersburg to Halifax town landing 

Easy, relaxed trip for all generations 

Post-paddle covered dish picnic 

Shuttle provided, Discount for SRTA members

Roaring Bull Canoe, Kayak and SUP Races 

Saturday, June 4 

Mahantango Creek to the Wiconisco Creek on the Susquehanna River 

Six mile recreational short course and nine-mile competitive long course 

Commemorative T-shirt 

Picnic lunch 

Awards in all classes, additional recreational classes 

Shuttle provided 

Discounts for early registration and SRTA members 

Details and registration at 

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