Paddle a six or ten mile section of the beautiful
HousatonicRiver in Northwestern
This section is a mixture of moving flatwater
and easy whitewater and is suitable for novice paddlers.
The famous Covered Bridge in West Cornwall
marks the halfway point and lunch is available at several places
there. You may also bring a picnic lunch (no glass bottles please!),
and stop at one of the many scenic spots along the river.
Come to our shop in the morning and a van will
take you to FallsVillage.
When you've completed your journey 10 miles downstream at Housatonic
Meadows Picnic Area we'll pick you up and bring you back to our shop
where hot showers are available.
All rates include shuttle service &
lifevest. *Guided trips are available for an additional
$125 ($95.00 for 6 mile
Our vans leave our shop to bring you to the
river at the following times. PLEASE ARRIVE 20-30 MINUTES PRIOR to shuttle
Pickups are every 1/2 hour throughout the afternoon.
Weekdays: 10 mile trip @
6 mile trip @
Weekends: 10 mile trip @
6 mile trip @
Advance reservations (1-2 weeks) are strongly
recommended (earlier for large groups). We require a 50% reservation
deposit to confirm your reservation. This may be done over the phone
with a credit card if desired.
Reservation deposits are fully refundable with
5 days cancellation notice. In case of rain, you may transfer your
deposit to another day.
Security Deposit of $50 or a credit card is required at the time of
rental. When rented equipment is returned, in signed-for condition,
security deposit may be picked up.
Clarke Outdoors reserves the right to cancel or
move any trip due to river or weather conditions. We will not rent
to persons who appear to be under the influence of