071113 Loon Preservation Committee to Host 2nd Annual "Yakking for Loons" Kayak-a-thon (208 w 3 col yakking)

MOULTONBOROUGH — The Loon Preservation Committee's 2nd Annual "Yakking for Loons" kayak-a-thon will be held on Friday, July 12. Paddlers will meet at Lee's Mill Landing, just down the road from The Loon Center on Lake Winnipesaukee, at 8 a.m.
Paticipants can choose between the 2.5 mile "Ganzy" course or the 4.6 mile "Green's Basin" course, or do both. Kayaks can be rented along with a paddle and lifejacket for only $20, courtesy of Wild Meadow Canoes and Kayaks.
Sponsoring this year's event are Curt's Caterers and Irving Oil.
Registration is $10/person and includes a lunch prepared and donated by Curt's Caterers.
Yakkers can solicit additional sponsors, if they choose, with all proceeds benefiting the Loon Preservation Committee. Paddlers who raise $50 or more will receive an LPC "Yakking for Loons" long-sleeved t-shirt, and there'sa prize for most funds raised.
Registration and pledge forms can be downloaded from LPC's website: www.loon.org/yakking.php. Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Registration deadline is July 9.
Co-chairing the event are LPC members and neighbors on Lake Winnipesaukee, Linda Allen and Joanne Chesley.
For more information about "Yakking for Loons" contact Lin O'Bara at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 603-476-LOON.


The 2nd Annual "Yakking for Loons" kayak-a-thon will be held on Friday, July 12.  (Courtesy photo)