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Weskeag (Gig) River Estuary
Saturday 6/1, 10 AM - Weskeag (Gig) River Estuary, Thomaston –Advisory: This trip involves ocean paddling. Directions: Take Route 1 North to Thomaston. Proceed through town to 2nd traffic light at bottom of small downgrade. Turn right on Route 131 going past Montpellier mansion on left. Proceed several miles passing RR tracks and “Hoggy’s gas station on right. Shortly thereafter turn left onto Westbrook Road and follow it for 1.9 miles to a “T” intersection with Route 73. Go left across the bridge with the put in across from the reversing falls, Art of the Sea and the Gig store. Porta-potty available duration 2 ˝ hours optional lunch at a local restaurant.
Saturday, June 1, 2013
PWA Paddles are free and the public is welcome to participate in these trips. Most paddles commence at 10 AM on Saturday, and last approximately 2-3 hours or as noted. Paddlers must provide their own kayak or canoe, wear a personal flotation device (life jacket) and provide appropriate safety gear. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All paddlers participating in PWA trips are responsible for their own safety and each participant should determine in advance if conditions are suitable for their skill level. For weather cancellation information, Peter Lawrence may be contacted at 563-7663, 563-3104 or email@example.com.