Civil War Kayaking Tour & Brunch
near Sharpsburg, Maryland
Voted top paddling stream in North
America by Canoe & Kayak Magazine near Antietam Battlefield
Discover History on our Antietam Civil War Kayaking Tour
Voted one of the top 60 paddling streams in
North America by Canoe & Kayak Magazine editors, Antietam Creek is the
perfect venue for recreational kayaking. A scenic stream graced with stone arch
bridges, Antietam offers wildlife-sightings of blue heron, ducks, turtles, and
beaver. Beyond its natural beauty, you will float under Burnside Bridge on
Antietam Battlefield, one of the most famous sites in Civil War History. Our
qualified instructor will give historical interpretation at this site and
entertain you with the turbulent tales of this war so crucial to our nation's
history. Paddling the riffles and ledges of this beginner whitewater stretch
will keep you guessing what lies around the next bend.
To prepare you for your trip, brunch will be served at the
historic Newcomer House in Sharpsburg, Maryland.
Natoma Reed - Vargason, owner of Cookie's Cooking
Company, is commited to using the highest quality ingredients supplied by
local growers, allowing her the opportunity to create a market inspired menu
that's spontaneous, local and seasonal.
The price of $110 /person is all-inclusive. Kayak rentals,
guide, all equipment, brunch & tip, parking, and tax are included.