Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Indiana: Patoka Lake to Host Kayak Through Time Event

Bring your kayak and join the interpretive naturalist for a tour of Patoka Lake on Sunday, July 12 at 9:30 a.m. The tour will leave from Wall’s Lake boat ramp off State Road 145.

Discover a bit of nature and a bit of history along the route. Beaver, osprey, bald eagles and other wildlife can be seen as you paddle over the remnants of Wall’s Lake Dam.

Bring life jackets, snacks, refreshments, and sunscreen for the two- hour journey. Advance registration is required and can be made by calling the Nature Center at 812-685-2447.

Non-motorized boat launch permits are required and will be sold at the event for $5, but may also be purchased in advance at the Patoka property office from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily.

Patoka Lake (on.IN.gov/patokalake) is at 3084 N. Dillard Road, Birdseye, IN 47513.


Media contact: Dana Reckelhoff, Interpretive Naturalist, Patoka Lake Nature Center, 812-685-2447.