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The "Jewel of Brooklyn"-The Gowanus Canal by Foot & Paddle

Sunday, Aug 13, 2006

Explore the shoreline of this urban industrial waterway sandwiched between Carroll Gardens and Park Slope. This narrated Shorewalkers tour crosses 4-of-5 bridges over the canal and covers 400 years of history, ending at the 2nd Street launch to board Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club boats for a waterborne perspective.

Date: Sunday August 13, 2006

Time and Place: Meet at 11:00AM, downstairs in front of the F/G – Smith-9th Street elevated station entrance.

Cost: $3 for non-members.

Information: Call tour leader, Captain Ellie: 718.781.1228