Event Details

  • Every Thursday Weekly from 06/18/2015 to 07/30/2015

    Floating down the Paint Creek
    Location: Waters Edge Canoe Livery, 10807 State Route 772, Chillicothe, OH 45601 Fee Information: Rental fees apply. Contact Waters Edge Canoe Livery 740-779-3339 Contact Name: Brandi Nunnelee Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 740-774-1126

Prehistoric Paddle on Paint Creek 

Date of Event: Every Thursday, June 18 - July 30
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Waters Edge Canoe Livery
Fees: Discounted kayak and/or canoe rental 

During the summer, you can join a Park Ranger from Hopewell Culture National Historical Park for a guided paddle on Paint Creek!Boaters begin the journey at Water's Edge Canoe Livery. You may bring your own boat or rent a Kayak or Canoe from the livery. From Water's Edge Canoe Livery boaters are shuttled to just north of Seip Earthwork to the shores of Paint Creek where the program begins.

The tour is approximately 8 miles and will last from 3 hours to 5 hours, ending at Jones Levee bridge where boaters will be picked up and shuttled back to Water's Edge Canoe Livery. Boaters also have the option to paddle on 11 miles to Water's Edge Canoe Livery.

Things to bring along: Sack Lunch, Water, Sunscreen and SunhatExperienced paddlers only. This tour is not for beginners. If you have any concerns or questions please call the park. 

For more information about what to bring for the day and what to expect, please visit the Guided Canoe and Kayak Trips page.

To register for a tour, please contact:  Waters Edge Canoe Livery, 10807 State Route 772, Chillicothe, OH 45601.  Phone:  740-779-3339

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