Hopefully the moon rises early and is nearly as
beautiful as it was last month.
You may also be interested in the Proud Lake Moonlight Paddles
Hikes, and Kayak
This popular event is great for the experienced paddler
as well as the novice. Come to
Lake and paddle either a
canoe or a kayak into the setting sun.
Walk into Milford for dinner or dessert before continuing
to paddle. When you return to the
canoe rental, a bonfire will be awaiting you. No partner necessary; all skill levels
welcome. Dress for the weather,
including headlamps and water bottles.
Sat July 7 ~ Hike time: 6:00, Sunset paddle: 8:00
Sat Aug 4, ~ Hike time: 5;45, Sunset paddle: 7:45 meet
August 31~ Hike time: 5:00, Sunset paddle: 7:00 meet.
This is the night of the Faux Blue Moon,
so we will go
on Friday instead. It's also Labor Day weekend.
Sep 29 ~ Hike time: 4:15, Sunset paddle: 6:15 meet
Sat October 27~ Hike time: 3:15, Sunset paddle: 5:15 meet
to Proud Lake main parking lot (behind the Park HQ, 2 hours
before the paddle for a 90-minute hike on the trails at Proud Lake . Bring a sack dinner or snack to eat
before the paddle.
those who would like some canoe basics, please come 30 minutes early for some
Location: Heavner Canoe Rental ~ 2775 Garden Road -
Milford , Michigan 48381
Canoe or Kayak $25 per adult;
children under 12 with a parent are free, children 12-17 with a parent
are half price (or free with kayak lesson).
Includes boat rental (canoe or kayak), bonfire. Bonfire only (bring your own boat) $5 per
for the paddle encouraged but not require by calling Heavner Canoe
at:(248) 685-2379. For info call Margaret at 734-721-2821