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Rally on the Cumberland provides fun on the water with competitive spirit

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation's Rally on the CumberlandClarksville, TN – Thrilling, loved it, great event, are just some of the words participants of Saturday’s Rally on the Cumberland Canoe and Kayak Race used to describe the event. Everyone crossing the finish line had smiles on their faces and seemed to really enjoy their ride down the Cumberland River.

“We have about 32 participates this year. It is a 5 mile canoe/kayak race from the Montgomery County Conservation Club down to Freedom Point in Liberty Park,” stated Clarksville Parks and Recreation Program Superintendent Melissa Adkins. “It’s a great way to get people outdoors and to let them see the wonderful waterways that we have here in this county. It’s a great event.”

4th annual Rally on the Cumberland was held Saturday, July 16th.

4th annual Rally on the Cumberland was held Saturday, July 16th.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for October 11th, 2015

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: Haunted Swim, Float event for canoe and kayak, Fort Defiance offers haunting experience and Swim Lessons.

Register for November Swim Lessons at Clarksville's Indoor Aquatic Center.

Register for November Swim Lessons at Clarksville’s Indoor Aquatic Center.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation set host Float the River Saturday, October 24th

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is excited to host yet another float event for canoe and kayak enthusiasts!

Saturday, October 24th – Hickory Point to Liberty Park (approx. 10 miles)

Participants must drop off canoes/kayaks at Hickory Point by 7:00am then drive their vehicle to the Liberty Park boat ramp. Transportation will be provided and will leave Liberty Park boat ramp area by 7:35am. Plan on being in the water by 8:00am. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to host two Float the River events

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is excited to host not one but two float events for canoe and kayak enthusiasts!

Saturday, September 26th – Red River to McGregor Park (approx. 7 miles)

Participants must drop off canoes/kayaks by 7:00am at a location to be determined, then drive their vehicle to the McGregor Park boat ramp. Transportation will be provided and will leave McGregor Park boat ramp area by 7:35am. Plan on being in the water by 8:00am. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation invites you out to Float the River

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is excited to host not one but two float events for canoe and kayak enthusiasts!

Saturday, September 26th – Red River to McGregor Park (approx. 7 miles)

Participants must drop off canoes/kayaks by 7:00am at a location to be determined, then drive their vehicle to the McGregor Park boat ramp. Transportation will be provided and will leave McGregor Park boat ramp area by 7:35am. Plan on being in the water by 8:00am. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to host Clarksville Greenway community clean-up

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – Come on out and help the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department maintain one of Clarksville’s treasures!

A community clean-up at the Clarksville Greenway, located at 1101 Pollard Road, will take place Saturday, October 4th.

Clarksville Greenway Trails Cleanup

Clarksville Greenway Trails Cleanup

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Clarksville Department of Parks and Recreation’s 2nd annual Rally on the Cumberland was a big success

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville Department of Parks and Recreation held the second annual rally on the Cumberland on Saturday. This canoe and kayak event is a five-mile course which starts at the Clarksville Conservation Club boat dock and ends at Freedom Point in Liberty Park.

“It’s a beautiful day! We’re very happy with the turnout this year,” said Melissa Adkins, the program superintendent for the Clarksville Department of Parks and Recreation. “We have 33 boats with a total of 39 participants who are taking part in the second annual Rally on the Cumberland.”

The second annual Rally on the Cumberland  is underway

The second annual Rally on the Cumberland is underway

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for March 16th, 2014

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: School is out, come play at Indoor Aquatic Center, Spring Break Tumbling Day Camp, Community clean-up at the Clarksville Greenway, Walk with Me Tennessee Session Two now Underway, and Come Splash Away the Winter Blues..

Enjoy the Indoor Aquatic Center at New Providence during Spring Break.

Enjoy the Indoor Aquatic Center at New Providence during Spring Break.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to host community clean-up at the Clarksville Greenway

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – On Saturday, March 22nd, the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a clean-up at the Clarksville Greenway, located at 1101 Pollard Road.

Clarksville Greenway bath house.

Clarksville Greenway bath house.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for August 11th, 2013

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: Fall Recreation Program Guide, “Rally on the Cumberland” & Outdoor Expo, Riverfest Regatta registration under way, and Tour d’Art Exhibits and Competitions.

The Riverfest Regatta

The Riverfest Regatta

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