The Niagara River Greenway Commission and the Town of Grand Island have announced registration is now open for the 10th annual "Paddles Up" non-competitive 4.8-mile paddle event around Beaver Island State Park. The event will be held Saturday, July 25.
The "Paddles Up" schedule is as follows:
Registration is free. The first 100 people to sign up will receive a commemorative T-shirt.
Sponsors include the Town of Grand Island; the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation marine safety division; Tops; Cabela's; Paths, Peaks and Paddles; Eastern Mountain Sports; the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce; Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper; Bill's Boatworks; Anchor Marine; Catt Rafting Adventures; K&D Aerial Imaging; and WEKANU.
For more information and event registration forms, visit http://wnylife.com/paddlesup2015.htm or call 716-773-9680.