Monday Mindful Birding Paddle

Price:
$65.00
Age:
< 12 with guardian in the same tandem kayak
12-15 accompanied on the experience by guardian
16-17 with liability waiver signed by guardian

Adventure East reserves the right to evaluate all paddlers for skill levels and group dynamics to make a final decision on suitability for the experience.
Fitness Level:
All
Skill Level:
Beginner

Join us during this busy migration season for a mindful birding adventure! Come learn how mindfulness can help you get better acquainted with our feathered friends. A guide will help show you ways to identify birds in the field with confidence and ease. This will be a quiet and gentle adventure. No experience is necessary, and all are welcome

Experience Location
Dates
Times
Single Class Sign Up

Leverett Pond

One of the most beautiful ponds in the area to observe wildlife, Leverett Pond is home to eagles, geese, and blue herons, making it a wonderful location for a morning of birdwatching.

Dates: June 13

Times: 8am

June 13
8am

Cranberry Pond

Located in Mt. Toby State Forest, Cranberry Pond is idyllic with heavily forested shorelines and makes for optimal and peaceful birdwatching in Western Mass.

Dates: June 27

Times: 8am

June 27
8am

Additional information regarding this experience

What's Included?

Paddling and Naturalist guide

Kayak and paddle

PFD appropriate to water conditions and your needs

Binoculars

Dry storage for small personal items

What to Bring

Clothing for paddling* and dry clothing

Footwear for paddling* and dry land footwear

Windbreaker

Sunglasses - polarized ideal

Sunscreen and hat

Waterproof camera!

Other Notes:

Your feet WILL get wet, and splashes happen. The water is cold, and AE suggests a shorty wetsuit, otherwise layers of fast-dry clothes are better than regular cotton.