Stony-Kiski-Conemaugh Rivers Sojourn

Sandyvale Memorial Gardens, Johnstown

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Stony-Kiski-Conemaugh Rivers Sojourn, Johnstown to Apollo in southwest PA, June 1-4, 2023 hosted by the Conemaugh Valley Conservancy! The trip features paddles through Conemaugh and Packsaddle Gorges, a stop at Saltsburg's Historic Canal Days Festival, and speakers sharing what ignited their love for nature and how it inspires volunteer or professional work today. CVC's welcoming on river team makes this a fun and easy way to view the regional from a different […]

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EMHR’s 25th Anniversary and PA River of the Year Sojourn

Come celebrate with the Endless Mountains Heritage Region’s 25th Anniversary by taking a weeklong journey with us down the 2023 Pennsylvania River of the Year: the Susquehanna River North Branch Water Trail! We will be paddling from Sayre in Bradford County to Shickshinny in Luzerne County over the course of seven days! The EMHR is proud to have nominated our North Branch Water Trail, co-managed with the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership, as the state’s River of the Year and we’d like […]

$75 – $425

Lehigh River Sojourn

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Lehigh River Sojourn  hosted by the Wildlands Conservancy. The 27th annual Lehigh River Sojourn, June 10th-11th, is Wildlands Conservancy's guided paddling 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. Cost and Fee Structure: Two days, adults: $124 Two days, children: $106 […]

Friends of the Riverfront: Lock Through Paddles

Allegheny RiverTrail Park Aspinwall

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Friends of the Riverfront's Lock Through Paddles. Friends of the Riverfront and Three Rivers Outdoor Company are teaming up to provide 4 different lock through classes for paddlers in Allegheny County. This will allow paddlers a safe and welcoming opportunity to learn more about navigating longer distances by water through accessing lock-through points with confidence! Locks and dams can be intimidating, and even experienced paddlers may not feel confident or knowledgeable about […]

EMHR’s Youth Heritage Sojourn

Endless Mountains Outfitters

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Youth Heritage Sojourn hosted by the Endless Mountains Heritage Region. The Endless Mountains Heritage Region (EMHR) and Endless Mountain Outfitters are partnering once again to host EMHR’s annual Youth Heritage Sojourn on the 2023 PA River of the Year: The Susquehanna River’s North Branch! This three-day river adventure is for students grades 6-12 and will teach them about kayaking safety, the history of the river and the local area, and environmental stewardship. […]

2023 Delaware River Sojourn: “Running Free”

Hancock, NY

POWR is pleased to support and promote the 2023 Delaware River Sojourn: "Running Free" hosted by the Upper Delaware Preservation Coalition. 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, […]

Schuylkill River Sojourn

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Schuylkill River Sojourn hosted by the Schuylkill River Greenways. The Sojourn is an annual 113-mile guided canoe/kayak trip on the Schuylkill River that begins in rural Schuylkill Haven and ends seven days later at the iconic Boathouse Row in Philadelphia. Participants paddle 14-18 miles per day. Register for one day, any number of individual days, or the entire week-long journey. The Schuylkill River Sojourn is the perfect trip for a first time […]

3 Rivers Watch @ Monaca Access (Kayaking)

Monaca Access Atlantic Ave, Beaver, PA, United States

The 3 Rivers Watch is a network of volunteers who are active river users or river watchers, from individuals to groups, who have a vested interest in clean water. You can monitor the water while you are boating, kayaking, swimming, or even walking along the river. If you are passionate about creating drinkable, fishable, and swimmable waters, then you might be a great fit for our 3 RIVERS WATCH program. This 3 Rivers Watch will take place at Monaca Access […]


Pride on the Conestoga Sojourn

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Pride on the Conestoga Sojourn hosted by the Conestoga River Club. Come and see a different side of Lancaster county as we celebrate Pride Month 2023, the Lancaster Conservancy’s 7th Annual Water Week, and the River that connects us all. This is a 3.5-4 hour trip, with breaks along the way and is perfectly appropriate to first time kayakers. Experienced kayakers will be along as Safety guides to help you navigate the […]


3rd Annual Conestoga Sojourn

Sylvan Fisher Park

POWR is pleased to support and promote the Conestoga River Club's 3rd Annual Conestoga Sojourn tracing all 32 miles of one of America’s most historic rivers! Paddle through fertile farm lands, past one of the oldest operational mills in the state, abandoned locks where you could make sail for England, through the testing grounds of Robert Fulton's stern wheel steam boat was developed , and the home of the Conestoga covered wagons that carried settlers West. This will be a […]

Mid-Atlantic Volunteer Monitoring Conference

Dickinson College 28 N College St, Carlisle, PA, United States

After an eight-year break, we are excited to share that funding is in place to support a Mid-Atlantic Volunteer Monitoring Conference! This wonderful event brings together volunteer scientists, technical support providers, and agency partners to share monitoring milestones, new techniques, data use stories, and more. The conference will take place at Dickinson College on June 29-30, hosted by the Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring with funding support from PA Department of Environmental Protection and the Environmental Protection Agency. Learn more […]


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