Canal Discovery Walks have “Gone Fishing”
Professional Fishing Guide Leads Canal Discovery
Take a walk with River & Glen fishing guide Ben Moore as he talks about how, when and where to fish along the Augusta Canal. “Gone Fishing” walks begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 26 and again on Sunday, May 27 at 3 p.m. The walks start at the Lake Olmstead Canal Entrance at the end of Milledge Road. The walk is free for Augusta Canal Keeper Society members and $2 for all others.
The “Gone Fishing” walks are the latest installment in the Canal Discovery Walk program, a spring and fall of informative weekend walks exploring the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area’s natural and man-made surroundings. Walks last about an hour and a half and start from various Canal. Walks begin at 10 a.m. on Saturdays and repeat at 3 p.m. on Sunday’s. Cost $2 per adult or $1 per child with an $8 maximum per family group.
The final walk for the spring series is “The Power of Water: Enterprise Mill Hydropower,” June 9, 10. Learn how canal water makes electricity inside the Enterprise Mill, with a behind-the-scenes look at the vintage equipment that powers the building.
Reservations are suggested, but not required.
706-823-0440 ext. 4.