The Chapman Museum is sponsoring a Family Paddle Tour event Saturday, Aug. 27 on the Hudson River that includes a guided water-borne tour by a naturalist and a presentation on the ecology of the historic Spier Falls Hydroelectric Dam.
In conjunction with its summer exhibit “Harnessing the Hudson,” the Chapman Historical Museum of Glens Falls is sponsoring a Family Paddle Tour on Saturday, Aug. 27 on the Hudson River in collaboration with Moreau Lake State Park. The three hour program, to begin at 10 a.m., is guided by a park naturalist, and will explore the history and ecology of the Spier Falls hydroelectric dam.
Attendees may bring their own canoe or kayak; life jackets are required. A limited number of kayaks are available to rent at $15. Food and water are recommended. Advance reservations are required. The cost is $3/person. For details and reservations, call Moreau Lake State Park at 793-0511.