Urban Wilderness Canoe Adventures

We’re partnering with Wilderness Inquiry and Metro Parks to off you these FREE canoe trips.

An Urban Wilderness Canoe Adventure is coming to Louisville! Join us as we canoe the Ohio River, taking off from both Riverview and Shawnee Parks. We will showcase the beauty of the great outdoors in our own backyard!

Free trips will be conducted in safe and stable 24 and 32-foot Voyageurs, which hold between 9 and 15 participants. Safety equipment and trained staff will be provided. Event is open to everyone ages 3 and older. Wear comfortable outdoor clothing that can get wet – no flip-flops. Ice water will be available, so bring a refillable water bottle.

PREREGISTRATION for individuals and groups is REQUIRED the day before each trip. Contact Jefferson Memorial Forest at 502/368-5404 to reserve your slot.

Open spots will go quickly, so reserve yours early!

Friday, October 4
8:30, 10 & 11:30 a.m.
1, 2 & 4 p.m.
Shawnee Park
4501 West Broadway 40211
*Event located at the end of southwestern Parkway on the north side of the park.

Saturday, October 5
8:30, 10 & 11:30 a.m.
1, 2 & 4 p.m.
Riverview Park
8202 Greenwood Rd 40258