Kayak demo day at WCU

Western Carolina University’s Base Camp Cullowhee has teamed up with local kayak manufacturers to host its sixth annual kayak demo day on the East Fork of the Tuckaseigee River at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 19.

Attendees will be able to try out the newest models of whitewater kayaks and get tips on kayak skills from area instructors. The event also includes a freestyle competition called the “Slab Town Throw Down” and a ducky race.

The river rapid called “the slab” can be accessed from Shook Cove Road about 2 miles from the intersection with Highway 107. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 828.227.3633.

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