Weekend Canoeing Adventure

This past Easter Sunday my neighbor invited me to a fun water activity: canoeing at the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park. This was my first time ever going on a river and canoeing. I was hesitant at first but once we settled in the canoe and I started listening to the nature around me all my fears began to disappear.  The weather was perfect with a springtime temperature and a light breeze.  I was able to spend quality time with my friend and enjoy the natural settings.  My stress levels went down to zero, I had tons of fun, and I was able to relax a little.

There was plenty of wild life around, especially many of the different kinds of turtles and this one was a big and old turtle that was not afraid of us.

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There was also people nearby fishing and enjoying the river as well.

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Some were jogging or walking and others were canoeing and kayaking.

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You can rent a canoe at the local shop, its very cheap and safe even for first timers like myself.

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The beautiful park and bridges helped me to relax and take my mind off the stress.

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I highly recommend this amazing trip to anyone who looking to have a weekend adventure.

For more information go to: http://www.dandrcanal.com/gen_info.html

 

 

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