Upcoming events

Cost:    FREE

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Rahway River Kayak Tour - September 23rd

Join the Rahway River Watershed Association and NY/NJ Baykeeper on a unique trip through the waters of the Rahway River!

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00AM

$30 includes single kayak rental (fits one person), paddle, personal floatation device, and a guided tour.

$60 includes tandem kayak rental (fits 2 people), paddle, personal flotation device, and a guided tour.

Have your own kayak? $20/person includes a guided tour.

Register here or by calling Sandra at NY/NJ Baykeeper - 732-888-9870  x7

Cost:    $30      (BYO Kayak $20)

Meet at 8:30AM at the Rahway River Yacht Club: 1706 Paterson St, Rahway, NJ 07065

Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All must be able to sit up straight and paddle for 2+ hours, be able to swim, and be in good physical condition. Kayak trips are not ADA accessible.

All cancellations are subject to a $5 cancellation fee.

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The Rahway River Watershed Organization is excited to announce the launch of a new year-long program of events!

Click here to view details. We have events every month!

Click here to view brochure with the option of downloading as a pdf.

Our Mission

The purpose of the Rahway River Watershed Association is to protect and restore the Rahway River and its ecosystem.

The Association recognizes the Rahway River and its biological communities are an important link between the environment, communities, and the quality of life of the people of the Rahway River Watershed.

To help fulfill its purpose, the RRWA will:

  • Provide opportunities for networking and information sharing between communities and organizations in the Rahway Watershed;
  • Promote cooperation and coordination between public and private entities to preserve and enhance the River's ecological functions and benefits;
  • Work in cooperation with communities and other organizations to undertake ecologically beneficial activities to restore and enhance the Rahway River and its biological communities;
  • Provide opportunities for education, curriculum support activities, community awareness, and environmental stewardship relating to the Rahway River and its natural resources;
  • Encourage recreation and other beneficial uses of the River commensurate with the Association's purpose.






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