Hey folks–time to shake off the winter residues and head for the waterfront! This weekend the Herring Run and Paddle event will take place. I’d love to see more people appreciate the Mystic River resources, so sign up to participate, or at least come and cheer on the folks who are lacing up or hopping into the water.
Official page has all the details, I’ll just bring a teeny snippet here:
When: Sunday, May 19, 2013
8:00AM Registration starts
9:00AM 5K run/walk starts
11:00AM 12 mile paddling race starts
11:15AM 9 mile paddling race starts & Bike to the Sea Mystic bike tour departs (bring your own bike)
11:30AM 3 mile paddling race starts
Where: DCR Blessing of the Bay Boathouse, 32 Shore Drive, Somerville, MA 02145.
On-street parking is available (although limited) with additional parking at the Somerville District Courthouse, 175 Fellsway, and a free shuttle bus is provided from 8AM – 2PM.
Full page with details: http://mysticriver.org/herring-run-paddle/