Celebrate the coming of spring on the Trinity River Paddle Trail and enjoy city lights and the glory of the full super moon all while social distancing.
Time: We will meet in Trinity Park at 6:30 PM and launch at approx 7:00PM by the double drop and the Tilley Memorial Foot Bridge. We should be back between 10-10:30PM.
Location: Trinity Park in Fort Worth. Actual address is 3714 River Drive. Parking is at 2500 River Drive, Fort Worth, Tx. Enter Trinity Park north of I 30 off of University. Parking is allowed on the right side of River Drive near the launch.
Description: We will paddle down past Panther Island, take a break at the beach to watch the SUNSET, then turn upstream at the confluence of the Clear Fork and the West Fork. We will get to see the full moon over the city as well as the city lights from the river. This is a relaxed, beginner friendly trip of about 5 miles.
Rentals: include boat, PFD, lights, and guide. $45 per person. To reserve a boat you MUST Prepay using the link:
Tandems (2 person boat or canoe) only available to people living in the same household. There are a limited number of rental boats available so prepayment is necessary to reserve a boat using the link above.
We have a limited number of slots for people with their own equipment. if you have your own equipment we only request a donation to Trinity Coalition. Lights available for $5 rental. (Required bright white light on stern that can be easily seen, red and green illumination on bow. Bow lights can even be glow sticks, red on left and green on the right) PFD's required. If you have your own equipment RSVP by emailing [email protected]initycoalition.org
Corona precautions:Face mask required during launch and landing. (You can take them off on the water, just stay 6 ft distant from other boats not from your household) Disinfectant spray and hand sanitizer will be available. All rental equipment will be pre-sanitized.
Bring: water, snack, clothes and shoes that can get wet.
Contact: You must leave a phone number when you RSVP for contact in case of weather cancellations. Call me with any questions or comments. 214-478-7856. Teresa (Trinity River Paddle Trail Manager AKA River Mom)