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Kokosing River Cleanup Planned Sept. 16

Posted on 9/8/2017 by Paddle Ohio

The Kokosing River runs through the heart of Knox County and Mt. Vernon and is one of just 14 scenic rivers in Ohio. Celebrate this community treasure with a river cleanup and free lunch.

Participants are invited to walk or canoe the river from Riverside Park to Mt. Vernon Avenue. ODNR Scenic River staff will provide a limited number of canoes as well as a shuttle rive back to the C.A. & A. Depot. Old sneakers are recommended for walking in the water. Open toe shoes are not permitted.

Free t-shirts will be distributed to the first 90 participants.

Date:September 16, 2017
Time:Pre-registration 9am
Event starts at 10am
Location: C.A. & A. Depot (next to the Viaduct)
501 S. Main Street
Mt. Vernon
For more informationRandy Canterbury