Paddle Bayou La Batre 2014

About the Event    October 18, 2014

Join The Bayou La Batre-Coden Historical Foundation while we celebrate a treasure of our heritage, the bayou, as we       PADDLE BAYOU LA BATRE!

Paddlers will have an up-close and personal experience of being on a true working bayou, lined with shipyards, shrimpboats, oyster skiffs, and scenic natural vistas. Experience and learn about the bayou's history as you traverse the waters. Paddle under the vertical lift bridge, one of Bayou La Batre's landmarks.  Enjoy Bayou cuisine afterwards.
The trip is approximately 6 miles with an option to take out at 2.5 miles.

        Canoe / Kayak rentals available


August 15th - October 13th
Registration the day of the event will be limited.
Please contact Tracy, if you plan to register the day of the event to ensure availability.
For online registration or donations click here. You will be taken to a separate page.
Click here to register by mail.

This event will not be rescheduled due to weather and there will be no refunds of registration fees.

Proceeds from this event are going to three local organizations:

Organized 1974, The Bayou La Batre-Coden Historical Foundation endeavors to preserve our local history.

The Bayou La Batre Beautification Committee's "Sharon Darlene' Project

Alma Bryant High School Archery Team - The Hurricanes Archery Team has won the Alabama National Achery in Schools (NASP) for seven consecutive years.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

08:00 Check-in Begins
08:35 Last Shuttle Departs Take-out Site
08:45 Opening Remarks
09:00 Paddle Begins
12:30 Lunch Served
13:00 Door Prizes and Raffle Drawing

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  • Bayou La Batre-Coden Historical Foundation
  • Bayou La Batre Logo
City of Bayou La Batre
  • Instrument Technical Services, Inc.
  • Road ID Logo
 Road ID

Thanks to our 2014 contributors:
Esfeller Construction
Horizon Shipbuilding, Inc.
Tide Marine Supply
Rodriguez Shipbuilding, Inc.
St Margaret Church
Steiner Shipyard

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