Paddle with an Archaeologist
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 16, 2017
PADDLE WITH AN ARCHAEOLOGIST
The Cherokee County Conservation Board is partnering with the Sanford Museum to provide you with a unique opportunity to paddle the Little Sioux River with an archeologist on Saturday, July 8th!
Enjoy this leisurely float down the Little Sioux River while stopping at various sandbars along the way. Megan Stroh, the Sanford Museum’s Archaeologist, will be sharing her expertise with us about local history and helping identify potential artifacts that we may find along the way.
The paddle will begin at 10:00am at Redtail Ridge and end at Pearse Access. The trip will take around 3-4 hours, so plan on bringing a lunch or various snack items. It is recommended that participants dress for the weather and wear sunscreen and bug spray.
Participants can bring their own canoe or kayak to the event or they can borrow one from the Cherokee County Conservation Board free of charge. The event is free, but registration is required and participation is limited to 15 water vessels. The paddle is open to everyone, but children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Please register by Wednesday, July 5th.
To register or for more information, contact the Cherokee County Conservation Board by calling 712-225-6709 or e-mailing email@example.com. Visit us on Facebook!
Cherokee County Conservation Board
629 River Rd
Cherokee, IA 51012
Office Hours: Monday-Friday
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