Patoka Lake to Hold Kayaking Event Saturday

Have you ever wished you knew how to kayak or wanted to try it out before buying your own equipment?

Join the Patoka Lake Interpretive Naturalist at the beach for a beginners kayaking lesson this Saturday at 2 p.m. eastern time.  During this short lesson, participants will get to try their hands at a few different kayaks and paddles.  Participants will learn what gear is needed and the best places to paddle on Patoka Lake.

All equipment including life jackets will be provided.

The entrance fee is $5 per vehicle for Indiana residents and $7 for out of state residents. The entrance fee is required for the Newton Stewart State Recreation Area, Patoka Reservoir, which is located north of Wickliffe, Indiana along Highway 164.  For more information regarding this program or other interpretive events, please call the Visitor Center at 685.2447.