Paddle the West Branch of the Delaware – Saturday, April 22 10:00 AM

Kayak or canoe paddle from Delhi to Hamden on the West Branch of the Delaware River. Join Rick Roberts of the Catskill Mountain Club for this moderately rated eight-mile river trip. The event will begin in Delhi and is expected to take 4-5 hours, including the pre-placement of vehicles.

To register, contact Rick Roberts by email ( or by phone (607) 746-9694 by April 18; and read the following information:

Event Duration: 8 miles, 4-5 hours
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
Leader: Rick Roberts, Catskill Mountain Club
Bring: Water, lunch, your own personal watercraft and paddles, life jacket, rain jacket, an 8′ length of rope, and sunscreen.

Registration required:  To register, contact Rick Roberts by April 18 by email ( or by phone (607) 746-9694.

Dogs allowed: No

Additional Information: We will be dropping vehicles off at the take-out site in Hamden prior to starting down the river. The water may be high at the time. If it is too high I will call off the paddle at least 2 days prior. All participants must be familiar with the use of their kayak or canoe. i.e., NO NOVICES for this paddle, please.  Rain/snow date: TBD.

Directions: Take NYS Rte 28 or NYS Rte 10 to Delhi NY. Launch site is behind the Parts Plus Auto parts store, Kingston St, in Hoyt Park on the river.

Maximum Group Size: 10

GPS Coordinates: 42.276061, -74.915774

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