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2013 Delaware River Sojourn announced

May 1, 2013

DELAWARE RIVER VALLEY — Registration is open for the 19th annual Delaware River Sojourn, a guided paddling excursion with interpretive programs and camping, taking place June 22 through 29. This year’s theme is “Our Remarkable River.”

Participants can sign up for the entire eight-day trip or for the day(s) of their choice. Daily trips range from six to 10 miles.

The cost for sojourners who register by June 15 is $80 per day for adults, $60 per day for children, ages 15 and under. There is an additional one-time insurance fee of $5 per person for this American Canoe Association (ACA)-sanctioned event, except for current ACA members. Discount opportunities are available on a first-come, first-served basis for adult paddlers new to the river sojourn. Add $10 to the daily rates for registrations made after June 15.

Space is limited. Information, including itinerary overview and sojourn guidelines, is available at www.delawareriv For registration-related questions and discount inquiries, call Dejay Branch at 646/205-2724 or email

The sojourn will include the following stretches:
• Saturday, June 22: Ten Mile River Access (NY) to Zane Grey Access (PA.)
• Sunday, June 23: Zane Grey Access to Jerry’s Three Rivers Campground (NY)
• Monday, June 24: Lackawaxen River (PA)/River Bend Access to Zane Grey Access on the Delaware River (PA)
• Tuesday, June 25: Milford Beach Access (PA) to Dingmans Campground (PA)
• Wednesday, June 26: Dingmans Campground to Bushkill Access (PA)
• Thursday, June 27: Giving Pond Recreation Area (PA) to Bulls Island (NJ)
• Friday, June 28: Bulls Island to Lambertville (NJ)
• Saturday, June 29: Independence Seaport Museum Dock (PA) to Gloucester City (NJ) and back to museum dock with the tide