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Sunshine Canoe Rentals

Age Groups

High School Family Canoe Trip

Saturday, August 16 · 9 am ~ 2 pm

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: Monday, August 11!  EMAIL Kelley Burleson:gkburly@aol.com to register.

All high school students, parents and siblings are invited to canoe with us down the Escatawpa River! Meet at Sunshine Canoe Rentals at 9 am sharp; they will transport us up the river and we will enjoy a 3 to 4 hour float back to our parking lot.

Bring a cooler with a picnic lunch to enjoy on the river bank along the way.  No glass bottles, please!

Cost is $25/person (age 13 and older) with two people per canoe.  Twelve years old and under are free to ride in a canoe with two paying adults. Single rider kayaks are available for $35 per person.

Families may bring their own canoes or kayaks; Sunshine Canoes will transport them to the starting point for $20 per kayak and $25 per canoe.

Families may pay the day of the event with CASH or CHECKS. No credit cards are accepted.

EMAIL Kelley Burleson:gkburly@aol.com ; in your email include the number of canoes your family needs (2 adults per canoe); siblings 12 and under who will ride with adults in canoes; any single riders for kayaks; and if you plan to bring your own canoes/kayaks.  DEADLINE TO REGISTER: Monday, August 11!  

High school students may attend without parents, but ALL students/siblings who attend are required to stay with an adult during the entire event.

Driving Directions:

From the Mobile area – Go west on Airport Boulevard. Sunshine Canoes is 13 miles west of the Mobile Area Airport.  As you cross into Mississippi there will be a Jackson County sign. Two miles past this sign will be the Escatawpa River bridge. Cross the bridge and turn left onto the first small road. Go 50 yards. Look on the right for a Sunshine Canoe sign. Go through the gate into the parking area.

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