Clendening Marina Hosts Poker Paddle, Kids Fishing Demo and Tournament Saturday, July 30

July 25, 2016

Join staff at Clendening Marina to host a Poker Paddle this Saturday, July 30! Here's a list of activities!!


Introduction to Kayaking: We will cover the basics of kayaking equipment, safety, and technique.  No experience necessary and a limited number of boats will be available to try out*!

Fishing Demonstration with the Clendening Fishing Club - Discover the fish found in Clendening Lake and the best techniques to catch one for yourself! Meet at the pavilion.


Poker Paddle - Bring your own boat or use one of ours.* Find seven poker stops around the lake and pickup cards to compete for the best poker hand. Participants will be given a map to navigate around the shoreline near the Marina and have until 1pm to gather at least 5 cards to create a poker hand.  Gather back at the Marina at 1pm for the "Show of Hands" to claim prizes. The best poker hand wins a free 2-night cabin stay!

Kids Fishing Tournament - Bring your fishing pole to compete for fun prizes! For ages 3-18.


Show of Hands and Weigh-in - Bring your poker paddle hand and fish back to the Marina to be entered. Prizes will be awarded at 2pm.

*If using MWCD boats - Completed waivers are required. Download the waiver here. Must be 10 years-old for solo kayak. Children under 10 must be in a tandem kayak with an adult. Weight limits apply - 400 for solo kayaks and 500 for tandem kayaks. Life jacket and paddle provided.

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