Sunday, June 17, 2012

A Kayak Adventure on the Anacostia River

The Annapolis Community Boating organized a scenic kayak and canoe trip along the Anacostia River on Sunday, June 17.  Following in the footsteps of the Nacostan Indians, our excursion took us along a path filled with colorful river life.

Anacostia Yogi taking the on the Anacostia River

My paddle buddy!

Starting the 6 mile trek

Go TERPS! Baby terrapins suntanning on a log

Navigating the maze at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

See if you can find the Ayn Rand message  hidden along an underpass!

Canoe dudes 
Passing the National Arboretum 

Graffiti Bridge

Metro from a different view
Approaching the CSX train tracks
So little information on CSX and their impact on the river.
A catfish. Coincidence or Casualty of CSX on the Anacostia River?

Skating Rink view from the water

Docking on the Anacostia Park
Great tour guide Ed of the Annapolis Community Boating org.

Thank you to the organizers at Annapolis Community Boating who brought the sailing community out to explore our side of town! If you want to learn more about the Anacostia River visit these organizations:

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