Clean our waterways event on Earth Day. Gathering the local
Southwest Community and anyone who enjoys the Wharf to spend an afternoon kayaking or walking the Washington Channel to clean the trash and debris, recycle and dispose. Then we will clean up and meet back at the local Wharf restaurants that supported our event.
Please RSVP here: www.eventbrite.com/e/paddle-the-channel-green-the-wharf-dc-tickets-44792988033
County: District of Columbia
State: District of Columbia
Nearest City: Washington
GPS Coordinates: 38.876595, -77.022114
Directions: Come to the Wharf DC 7th Street Pier. Parking is available in the underground parking garages, but it is not inexpensive. Parking is also available on the street or in a parking lot nearby (L'Enfant Parking is also an option). We recommend taking the metro, bus or taxi to the location.
|Sub Watershed||Washington Channel|
Parking Capacity: 175
Restrooms are available.
This site is suitable for children under seven.
This site is NOT suitable for the elderly.
This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.
|Notes & Special Issues||
The Washington Channel, home of the Wharf DC, has kayak rentals available. There are also water taxis and cruise vessels which will be navigating the waters with you. They are very large and cannot stop - so they have right of way. Please use caution or get training before navigating these waters.
This site is open to the public
RSVP is Required
Maximum Volunteers: 100
We are in the planning stages. Check back later for updates and information.