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PCC Overnight Intro to Expedition Canoeing

  • 13 Aug 2022
  • 14 Aug 2022
  • Atsion Lake ~ Mullica River in the Pine Barrens
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PCC Overnight Intro to Expedition Canoeing

Atsion Lake ~ Mullica River in the Pine Barrens

Dates: August 13 & 14 

Prerequisites: Intermediate Level Paddler - slow-moving twisty windy river

* Open to PCC Club Members and individuals who have taken a novice rec kayak or canoe class.

Number of People:

2 leaders - Jere Downs (solo rec kayak) & Jeff Fetterman (solo canoe)

14 people maximum - 6 people minimum (sign up first-come, first-serve.

Cost: $2 per campsite (We will need to reserve them in advance.)

Suggested Route: Mullica River Overnight - about 12 miles

Starting Point - Atsion Lake Ranger Station

Campground  - Primitive camping at Mullica River Campground

Fires Permitted

Pump water

Pit toilets (bring TP)

* Evening Class on Expedition Planning and Equipment (Optional) 

End Point - Batsto Village on Rt 542

Recommended Boats:

Rec Kayaks - shorter in length

Solo or tandem canoes


Bring your own tent, pad, and sleeping bag (camp chair optional)


No ALCOHOL permitted in NJ State Parks

Pack and Manage your Food, Gear, and Firewood

Meals on Trail: 

Day #1 - Lunch, Snacks, & Dinner

Day #2 - Coffee/Tea, Breakfast & Snacks

Friday Night pre-trip ZOOM/In-person Meeting at the PCC - SHAKEDOWN 

Questions Contact: Jere Downs (502.376.2352) or Jeff Fetterman jeffreyfetterman@gmail.com

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