Paddle an easy 10-mile paddle on the South Branch of the Raritan River from Clinton to Darts Mills with a few riffles that vary with water levels. The river meanders through fields and woods covered with wild roses. This trip is a gentle section through woodlands and fields.

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Registration is required. Cancellation Policy: This trip will be postponed or canceled if there is continuous heavy rain, 70% chance or better pending heavy thunderstorms, or water level that is below 2.5 Ft or above 4.5 feet (as per USGS 01397000 South Branch Raritan River at Stanton NJ). Kayaking is all weather sport so we will go in light rain.

• Total trip is ten miles and about five to six hours with lunch stop.

• Kayak rentals available at either EMS Bridgewater or Contact Lauren Theis at Raritan Headwaters at You must transport your own boat to the paddle. There are NO rentals riverside.

• This event is co-sponsored by Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC) and Raritan Headwaters

• Donations to Raritan Headwaters will collected at beginning of trip only for those who wish.