McCall Outdoor Science School Makes a Splash with Free Boat, Kayak and Canoe Demo Day

Friday, August 7 2009

MCCALL, Idaho – Beginning and advanced paddlers will have opportunity to test the waters and new equipment during a paddling clinic Sunday, June 28, at the Ponderosa State Park Visitor Center in McCall.

The event takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and is open to the public of all ages. Food and refreshments are included. Participants who drive to the park must pay a $4 park entry fee.

Boat, kayak and canoe dealers and vendors will offer paddling clinics throughout the day, demonstrating the hottest new boats and paddling accessories.

For more information, call Gary Thompson, MOSS program developer at (208) 634-2164.

The event is sponsored by Backwoods Adventures; Current Designs; Gravity Sports; Heritage Kayaks; Hobie; Liquid Logic; McCall Memorial Hospital; McCall Outdoor Science School; Native Watercraft; Ponderosa State Park; The University of Idaho; and Wenonah.

Written by Sue McMurray