New Hope Solebury Troop 34
Whitewater Rafting Adventure, Lehigh Gorge
Trip Information & Sign Up Form
A wet and wild 13 mile trip that runs through the breathtaking scenery of the Lehigh Gorge. Experience the thrill of 18 Class II and Class III rapids like Snaggletooth and Cookie Monster on a water release weekend.
Saturday is a whitewater release day, so it should be excellent rafting!
What: Whitewater rafting at Whitewater Rafting Adventure, Lehigh Gorge (http://www.adventurerafting.com/); Camping at Hickory Run State Park (http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/ucmprd1/groups/public/documents/document/dcnr_004631.pdf)
When: May 17, 18, and 19
Depart: Friday, May 17 at 5:00 pm from Solebury Meetinghouse, please arrive by 4:30 pm
Return: Sunday, May 19 at approximately 3:00 pm at Solebury Meetinghouse (more precise return time TBD)
Fee: $85 (includes camping, whitewater rafting, wetsuits, food, professional guides)
Sign Up Deadline: May 7 Boy Scout meeting; however, please sign up ASAP through the doubleknot website.
We have 30 places reserved. We can add more people as long as there is space for that day and time (Saturday 5/18, 9am departure), but we need to know ASAP, because any other group could take those extra spaces.
Money, permission slips, waiver forms and medical forms are due at the May 7 Boy Scout meeting
Trip Leader/Organizer: Mary Arndtsen (610-745-3070), firstname.lastname@example.org
Whitewater Rafting Adventures provides: professional guides, commercial grade rafts, heated change rooms, hot showers, bathroom and changing facilities, paddles, life jackets, wet suits and “shoes”, free parking. Hot dog cookout at the end of the trip is included.
Please bring: bathing suit or nylon shorts and shirt, pair of old sneakers, water socks or river sandals (we’ll get wetsuit “socks” with our package), sunscreen, towel, change of clothes for after the rafting.