Weekend for Rivers 2018

September 8-9, 2018

Weekend for Rivers 2018

Description

Join us for Georgia River Network’s Annual Weekend for Rivers Conference, River Hero Celebration Awards Party, and Paddling Trip!

  • Celebrate GRN's 20th Anniversary
  • Fun Gathering to Celebrate Rivers
  • Learn, Network, & Share with Watershed Groups & Fellow River Enthusiasts
  • Dive Deeper into the Work of Ensuring Healthy Rivers
  • Intriguing & Informative Speakers
  • Gear, Book & Handicraft Swap Happy Hour
  • River Hero Awards Celebration Dinner and River Trash to Art Contest Winners Announced
  • Live Music & Live Auction
  • Camping/Cabins - Campfire, Activities & Games
  • Guided Paddle on the Majestic Alcovy River - Sunday



Happy Hour


ITINERARY:

Saturday, Sept 8

Weekend for Rivers Conference - 8AM - 5PM

Gear Swap Happy Hour - 5:00 - 6:30PM

River Hero Awards Celebration Dinner & Party - 6:30 - 9PM

Sunday, Sept 9

Coffee & Continental Breakfast - 7:30 - 8:30AM

Alcovy River Guided Paddle * (6 mile flat water) - 9AM - 3PM (Box Lunch Provided)

* Need to rent a boat? We recommend contacting Nomadic Flow Adventures out of Portedale, GA. You can also see our full list of outfitters.

Nomadic Flow Outfitters

2112 Main St
Porterdale Ga 30014
470-249-5792
info@rothwildadventures.com
https://www.nomadicflowoutfitters.com



LODGING OPTIONS:

Camping

Camping is free at the Alcovy Conservation Center. Please email Gwyneth@garivers.org if you would like to camp Friday night.

Cabins

There are 5 rooms (each with 2 or 3 single beds) in 2 cabins available for rent on Saturday night. See photos of the Turner Cabin and Cochran house. To reserve a room please select this ticket option during registration.

Nearby Lodging

AirBnB - Covington, GA

Hampton Inn Covington
14460 Lochridge Blvd, Covington, GA 30014

1 855-605-0317

Holiday Inn Express Suites Covington
14450 Paras Dr., Covington, GA 30014
1 844-326-3625

MANY THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:

Stephanie Stuckey

Bonny Putney

Georgia River Network

Organizer of Weekend for Rivers 2018
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