Thu, Aug 11|
Ijams River Landing
Ijams Full Moon & Perseids Kayak Trip SOLD OUT
Have you ever wanted to explore the Tennessee River under the glow of a full moon? Join an Ijams Naturalist for a guided paddle and do just that!
Time & Location
Aug 11, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Ijams River Landing , 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
About the Event
This program is for participants ages 16 & up.
Description: Get ready for a beautiful evening on the river under August's full moon! Join Ijams Nature Center's expert guides for this 2-hour, guided paddle during two simultaneous celestial events: The Perseid Meteor Shower and the Sturgeon Moon. You'll uncover the secrets of the Tennessee River after dark and learn about the beautiful night sky while searching for unique plants, animals, and geologic features along the way.
Materials Participants Should Bring: Comfortable shoes, hat, sunglasses, water bottle, snacks, weather appropriate clothing, sunscreen, and a hands-free way to carry everything. Clothes and shoes that dry fast or are ok getting wet are prefered. Kayaks, paddles, and Personal Flotation Devices will be provided; however, participants are welcome to bring their own.
Program Duration: Program distance and length will depend on river conditions and participant ability.
Requirements: Participants must be at least 16 years old to participate. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult who is also participating in the program. Some Kayaking experience is prefered but all experience levels are welcome, the program will begin with a kayaking review.
Location: This program meets at the boat dock at Ijams River Landing.
Please check your junk mail folder the day before this program if you have not received an email containing program details.
No walk-ins will be accepted. Every participant must have a ticket. Ijams awards full refunds for any cancellations up to 7 days before a program, or if Ijams cancels a program due to inclement weather. Refunds are not awarded for programs with fees of $5 or less for any reason. Tickets are non-transferable.
General Admission$40.00+$1.00 service feeSold Out
This event is sold out