This coming Tuesday, the 20th of July, Shank's Mare is hosting a Family Fun Paddle Tour on the Susquehanna River. The tour is from 10am-noon and it begins with a lesson and kayak orientation, they are very open and excited to welcome first timers on these tours so if you have never kayaked don't be scared away. The kayaks used on the tours are two and three seaters, older kids that are familiar with kayaking are allowed to be in their own kayak. This trip is rated for kids 6 and up, moms and dads and grandparents too! The price is $30 for adults, $20 for children and includes a tour, guide and kayak rentals.
Shank's Mare offers a wide variety of classes, tours, and outdoor activites. If you haven't familiarized yourself with their programs and classes take some time today and check out their website, they are blessed with a beautiful location along the Susquehanna River and take full advantage of their surroundings.
Also, if you have kids aged 10-15, check out their camps. They still have 1 week available for both the Outdoor Discovery Day Camp and the Outdoor Adventure Week (think ropes course, cave exploration, kayaking, and Geocaching) !
For more information on Shank's Mare call 717-252-1616 or visit them online at http://www.shanksmare.com/index.html