UPDATE ON SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 8 AM: BOATING IS CANCELED DUE TO HEAVY RAIN LAST NIGHT.
Our most popular river program! Explore this quiet stretch of the Schuylkill River on one of our kayaks or rowboats. No registration or boating experience necessary. All ages are welcome, minors must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the boats, life jackets and basic instruction. Boating excursions limited to 30 minutes.
Free Saturday Boating embarks from our Community Boathouse, which is located on the northern tip of Bartram’s Garden. Walk past the free Parking area onto the Meadow trail, which leads downhill to the Boathouse (click here for a map).
Please check back on the day of boating (or follow the Boathouse’s Facebook page) for cancellation notices.