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American Canoe-PA Kayakin the Upper Yough

In 1976, Wilderness Voyageurs (WV), a Martin family founded and operated company, opened a kayaking school in Ohiopyle, PA. Though WV was the first place, today it’s not the only place to learn kayaking on the Youghiogheny. You can learn how to nail your roll with Ohiopyle Trading Post, or enjoy the more leisurely experience of being guided in small groups of rec kayaks along the Middle with Laurel Highlands. In other places in PA, such as the Lehigh River, you can get the basics over a day or two, or schedule for more advanced instruction. You can enjoy the various water in state parks in various kayaks—skirted, inflated, rec, sit-on-top, and pedal-drive. From Ohiopyle to the Nockamixon, find the right place and stop thinking about it and start kayaking!

 

Youghiogheny River

Wilderness Voyageurs Kayak Instruction

Laurel Highlands Guided Kayaking

Ohiopyle Trading Post Kayak Instruction

Youghiogheny Canoe Outfitters Kayaking Pittsburgh Kayak Rental

Hazelbaker’s Bottom Yough Outfitters Kayak Trips

 

Lehigh River

White Water Challengers Kayaking Clinics

Whitewater Rafting Adventures Kayaking Trips and Instruction

Jim Thorpe River Adventures Inflatable Kayaking

Extreme Adventure Travel Outfitters Inflatable Kayaking

 

Pine Creek, The “Grand Canyon” of Pennsylvania

Pine Creek Outfitters Kayak Rental

Canyon Cruises Kayak Rental

 

Lake Nockamixon

Nockamixon Sit-on-top Kayak Rental

Nature’s Way Canoe & Kayak Sales

LL Bean Outdoor Discovery School Kayaking Courses

 

Blue Marsh Lake

The CRANK Pedal-Drive Kayak Sales

 

Raccoon Creek

Larry Beighey’s Raccoon Creek State Park Boat Rentals

 

Lake Erie

Presque Isle Kayak Rental

 

Loyalhanna Water Trail

Laurel Highlands Livery Kayak & Canoe Trips

 

PA DCNR Canoeing/Kayaking in State Parks

State Park Canoeing/Kayaking

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ACA - Pennsylvania shared Crossline Reach's Reach Triad Delivery. ...

" Reach Protection combined with a change in direction via Pulley" .One throw...you go...both ways ghost boat control...portage, gear transferal, boat platform delivery, swimmer power assist/ stranded motorist flotation delivery, boat delivery, rescuer delivery...belay, assist. Line size can be walked up if necessary after initial anchor for bigger flows or gradient. Essentially another evolution in the quiver to minimize risk to rescuers and those needing support or rescue...and increasing the logistical safety of trekkers, guides and clients.

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Before Your Spray ... ... at your home, business, or public space, please consider what other options may be available to you for control of weeds and invasives. Sprayed herbicides can enter the local waterway and impact not only the health of aquatic wildlife but also the drinking water of those who live downstream. Please share to show you care about a Healthy 'Hanna.

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Before You Mow ... Please consider where you are blowing your grass clippings. Depending on your laws of your local government, blowing grass clippings into the road may be illegal under their stormwater regulations. Grass clippings can clog storm drains and catch basins. They also introduce additional organics (and possibly herbicides and pesticides) into local waterways as part of stormwater flow. Please blow all clippings away from the road. Please share to show you care about a Healthy 'Hanna.

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