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Guided Canoeing

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Paddle on a beautiful Cascade Lake with a naturalist guide from Wanderlust Tours.

Registration is required.  This event is sponsored by the Deschutes Public Library and you must register with the Library using the above link.

Join us on this iconic paddling tour on the high elevation mountain lakes in the mighty Cascade Range.  Wanderlust Tour’s “renowned naturalist guides will highlight the sweet spots on these stunning lakes that might not initially meet the eye. During our 2 hours on the water, along with the fun and sun, we may impart an understanding of the area’s hydrology and how water sustains all living things. We could build a vision for how insects, born in the lake’s waters, begin the cycle of life that is realized in this intact ecosystem. You will be energized with revelations about natural and cultural history that’ll keep your mind humming with delight long after you return home with fond memories of the tour.

You’ll see parts of these large lakes that are only accessible by paddling into the fingers, coves, bays, and wetlands created by ancient eruptions and erosion. With sweeping views of our local mountains, our Bend, Oregon canoe tours have it all!”

Tour Includes:
– Professional guide & award-winning naturalist interpretation
– Gear: canoes, paddles, PFDs (personal flotation device)
– Transportation: to and from the Wanderlust Tour office

Tour will last approximately 4 hours, including transportation time.

Canoe Info
Wanderlust canoes have two paddling positions and include room in the middle for a third non-paddling passenger. Canoe tours are best for all skill levels. The weight limit per a canoe is 1100 lbs.

Wanderlust Tours
Wanderlust Tours offers half-day naturalist-guided tours and trips throughout the year in Bend, Sunriver, and Sisters, Oregon. They have specialized in outdoor tours, outdoor activities, and things to do in Bend Oregon since 1993. Renowned for their knowledgeable and professional guides, Wanderlust small group tours take you away from crowds to seek out the quiet of the Central Oregon Cascade lakes, rivers, forests, and caves. They offer the very best variety of things to do in Bend, Oregon! Learn more at https://www.wanderlusttours.com/

Mission: Wanderlust Tours exists to inspire their guests and vibrantly share the natural and cultural history of Oregon in order to instill appreciation and protection of the environment.

Ethic: Wanderlust holds great respect for the natural surroundings of their tours and hope to introduce people to delicate ecosystems while maintaining a low impact on the environment.

Details

Date:
July 16
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Website:
https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/74804

Organizer

Deschutes Public Library
Phone
(541) 312-1020
View Organizer Website