Topsy Paddles presents a paddling tour exploring the shoreline of Amherst Island. The adventure is open to paddlers age 14 and up, with at least some experience. Our skilled guide will take participants through an informational session and some warm-up maneuvers before setting out. Route to be determined based on conditions.
Locally sourced snack boxes will be available for purchase at the Wool Shed. The Back Kitchen is open Wed-Sat starting July 1. You are welcome to enjoy a picnic by the water or in the farm yard.
Please come to the Wool Shed to meet Kristin and begin your experience. The ferry leaves Millhaven on the half hour (730, 830, 930 etc). Please be early for your ferry as it can be busy in the summer. Cost is $10 round trip. Social distancing measures will be enforced; please bring a mask.
Kristin has been paddling for almost 30 years. She enjoys both the thrill of competition racing, and the zen of a long trip through one of our beautiful parks. She’s paddled all over Canada, including sea excursions on both east and west coasts. She loves to share her passion for the water with beginners and experienced paddlers. She is certified by Paddle Canada (Sea Kayak level two) and has taught the fundamentals of canoeing, kayaking, leave-no-trace camping, and navigation. She is excited for the opportunity to share her years of knowledge and experience with Topsy Farms.
$85/person, including kayak, pfd, dry bag. ~2.5hrs
Leader – Kristin Kelly, Paddle Canada certified instructor