Stony-Kiski-Conemaugh Rivers Sojourn

Come experience "magic in the water" with Conemaugh Valley Conservancy's Stony-Kiski-Conemaugh Rivers Sojourn, June 2-5, 2022. Kayak or canoe with us for 1 or all 4 days through Conemaugh and Packsaddle Gaps, with stops at unique communities along the borders of Somerset, Cambria, Indiana, Westmoreland, and Armstrong Counties in SW PA, and a visit to Saltsburg's Historic Canal Days Festival. Saturday paddlers are encouraged to dress to express the water magic theme! Register at!

Perkiomen Creek Sojourn

Join the adventure on June 4th, 2022 as we paddle a ten-mile stretch of the Perkiomen Creek from Schwenksville to Oaks! Explore the scenic beauty and hidden treasures of the Perkiomen. Do some boulder dodging. Battle the dams and rapids. Chat with old friends and make some new ones. Enjoy lunch at Cranberry Park, and learn a little about this gem winding through our own backyards. Bring your own canoe or kayak or rent one from us! Be sure to […]

2022 PA River of the Year – French Creek

Summer Sojourn Paddling Event Paddling from Bicentennial Park in Meadville to Shaw's Landing in Cochranton, PA. For additional details or information on how you can participate, please visit French Creek Valley Conservancy at:

Lehigh River Sojourn

The 26th annual Lehigh River Sojourn is Wildlands Conservancy's guided paddling and biking trip through the Lehigh River Watershed. The event begins in the Pocono Mountains and ends in Easton. Sojourners travel through our region's metro-wilderness- treasuring scenic views, visits from resident wildlife and a shared appreciation for preserving the Lehigh River.

Schuylkill River Sojourn

The Schuylkill River Sojourn is a guided paddling experience which begins in rural Schuylkill Haven and ends seven days later at Philadelphia’s Boathouse Row. Paddle the Schuylkill River this summer for as little as one day or multiple days. The paddling excursion is often described as summer camp since the outdoor expedition combines kayaking, camping, education, and games into one exciting adventure! Enjoy the Sojourn as a family or bring a group of friends along with you. Registration includes meals, […]

2022 Delaware River Sojourn: “The River Rocks”

The Sojourn, a guided paddling and camping trip on the Delaware River, is full of fun and adventure, offering a great time for all participants where wonderful memories are made! The purpose of the Sojourn is to heighten awareness of and appreciation for the Delaware River and its watershed, which flows for 330 miles through New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. The Sojourn combines canoeing/kayaking, camping, educational programs, historical interpretation, and more. It is for novice to experienced paddlers […]

Perki-Bay Expedition: A Youth Sojourne

Support the most unique youth adventure initiative in southeastern Pennsylvania! The Perki-Bay Expedition is a 5-day, 50-mile, self-supported, paddling expedition where the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy's youth conservation program members paddle from the Perkiomen Creek in Upper Montgomery County to Fort Mifflin on the Delaware River. Our intrepid 20-person team embarks on June 20th. The goal of the expedition is to raise awareness for the Perkiomen Creek Water Trail and for the Conservancy's Youth Conservation Corps. Proceeds from the trip support […]

Youth Sojourn

The Endless Mountains Heritage Region (EMHR) is teaming up with Endless Mountain Outfitters (EMO) to host its annual Youth Heritage River Sojourn from June 24th through the 26th. All middle- and high-school level students in the four-county region of Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Wyoming are invited to partake in this three-day journey down the mighty Susquehanna River’s North Branch. Throughout the weekend, young paddlers will learn about kayaking safety, environmental stewardship, wildlife, camping and the history of this remarkable natural […]

Lazy River Family Friendly Float Day

Jacobs Creek Watershed Association would like to invite you to the 5th Annual Lazy River Family Friendly Float Day down Jacobs Creek. Bring your own raft, kayak, canoe, or tube or rent one of ours and enjoy a day on the creek, starting and ending on the Canoe Access Ramps in Scottdale Borough Parks. This family-friendly event will include food for sale, tube equipment rentals, music, activities, and more! Bring the whole family and float down the belly of Jacobs […]

EMHR Heritage Benefit Paddles

Summer Heritage Benefit Paddle: Arrive at Riverside Park in Tunkhannock PA for registration, paddlers will be shuttled to Mehoopany PA launch, Safety brief and short presentation from Art Coolbaugh. Next, they will stop for lunch at the Howland Preserve (paddlers should pack a lunch). River Clean up along the way of this 11-mile paddle Arrive at Riverside Park Tunkhannock PA, greetings from Commissioner Rick Wilbur and Bill Kern. Dinner at the Dietrich theater, Samario's Pizzeria, movie presentation of the "peoples […]

2022 PA River of the Year – French Creek

40th Anniversary Celebration Invitation only event. Celebrate FCVC's 40th year of conservation efforts in the French Creek watershed. Give out awards for the Bailey's Lifetime Achievement and Friend of French Creek. For additional details or information on how you can participate, please visit French Creek Valley Conservancy at:

Rock In River Fest/PA Stone Skipping Championship

Riverfront Park, Franklin, PA 9th Street, Franklin, PA

Celebrating the scenic confluence of the French Creek (2022 River of the Year) and the Allegheny River (2017 River of the Year), this festival features the PA Stone Skipping Championship and family-inspired activities. It is held at Riverfront Park and fun for the whole family!


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