Upcoming Events


Industry Tour Past, Present & Future with Harbor District, Inc. (Kayak Tour – Click here to register)

June 17, 8:00 am – 10:30 am 

Paddle with Harbor District, Inc. staff as they lead a tour of the Harbor District. Along the way, they will tell the story of its past and present with a focus on its future waterfront and the environmental, economic and social impact it will have on our city and the Harbor District area.

What to expect:
We will launch from our dock and paddle as a group. Staff from the Harbor District Inc. will lead our trip and staff from Milwaukee Kayak Company will be present too. We will take in a completely different view of the city as we kayak through the harbor, Port of Milwaukee and up the KK River. We will turn around and paddle back to our dock as time permits.

Details:
• Cost: $25 per person
• Space is limited | online pre-registration required

Where to go:
Milwaukee Kayak Company – located in Jerry’s Dock & Boatyard
318 South Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53204

 

Timeline:

• 8:00am: Please arrive at MKC by 8am
• 8:00-8:30am: Introduction, instruction, and fitting
• 8:30am: Launch from our dock
• 10:30am: Arrive back to our dock

What to bring:

• Water bottle
• Small coolers okay
• Snack(s)
• Camera
• Sunscreen
• Windbreaker
• ID & $

What to wear:

• Lightweight clothing (do not wear jeans or heavy cotton)
• Sandals, flips or shoes with a thin sole
• Rain jacket/windbreaker
• Sunglasses and/or hat

What we’ll provide:

• Kayak
• Life jacket
• Paddle
• Dry-bag (if available)
• Water, snacks, and sunscreen are always on-hand
• Safe and fun atmosphere
• Guides and a safety boater will always accompany our guided paddles

Harbor District, Inc. Tour Schedule:

• Saturday, June 17th @ 8am-10:30am
• Thursday, August 10th @ 5:15pm-8pm (Harbor District, Inc. will join us on our “Social Paddle”)

Questions?

Please contact Beth @ Milwaukee Kayak Company
#(414) 301-2240
Email: info@milwaukeekayak.com

 

 

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El Distrito del Puerto es el vecindario en Milwaukee localizado entre Third Ward, Walker’s Point y Bay View que rodea e incluye el estuario (donde los 3 ríos se unen y desembocan a Lago Michigan) y el Puerto doe Milwaukee.  Como esta parte de la ciudad ha cambiado en los últimos años y continúa cambiando, tenemos una oportunidad única para re-imaginar una gran porción de nuestra ciudad.  Planes para el futuro del Distrito del Puerto tendrá un impacto en los vecindarios cerca, sus residentes, nuestra economía regional y el ecosistema de nuestros ríos y el Lago Michigan.

Harbor District, Inc. y sus socios están desarollando un Plan de Agua y Uso de la Tierra (WaLUP) que confeccionara una visión para el futuro del Distrito del Puerto. Estamos buscando a usted para ayudar a crear esa visión al unirse a nosotros en una de las dos reuniones arriba.  La misma informacion sera presentada en los dos reuniones.  Junta a nosotros en cualquier reunion.

Para más información contactanos en info@harbordistrict.org o 414-643-1266.  Haga click aqui para un volante.