Parks and Recreation Calendar


CANCELLED: River Paddling Excursion - History of the Red River

 Due to the river levels, we have to cancel the July 17th River Paddling Excursion, History of the Red River. Please consider joining us for our August 21st excursion: Aviary Expedition!

 If you like to canoe or kayak, and would like to learn more about the Red River, join us this summer as Moorhead Parks and Recreation and River Keepers host River Paddling Excursions from 6-8 pm, at the Hjemkomst Landing, in Moorhead. Take a relaxing downtown river tour as local guest speakers share their expertise on the following educational topics:

CANCELLED:July 17: History of the Red River, hosted by Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County

Learn about the historic sites including the steamboat landing and remnants from the riverfront saloons.

August 21: Aviary Expedition, hosted by Fargo-Moorhead Audubon.
Learn about the different species of birds that live along the Red River and those that utilize it while migrating.

All skill levels are invited. Each session will begin at 6 pm with the basics of canoeing and kayaking. Please arrive at 5:30 pm. Vessels are available on a first come first serve basis.

Fees: $10/person if you own your own vessel $15/person for canoe/kayak rental

In the case of inclement weather, all programs will be rescheduled for the following Wednesday of that week.
Register now under the On The River Section. For more information, call 218.299.5340.

Moorhead Parks and Recreation also offers canoe and kayak rentals June 29-August 27! For more information, visit the On the River section of our website!
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