eStore   |   Donate   |   Join
Search
Leavenworth & Weston Missouri River Clean-up 2014
View Registrations Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
 

This will be our first clean-up on the Missouri River between these two historic river towns. We cannot wait! Join us at Leavenworth's Riverfront Park Boat Ramp and let's clean up the Big Muddy!

6/7/2014
When: 6/7/2014
Where: Riverfront Park
1201 N 2nd Street
Leavenworth, Kansas  66048
United States

« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Clean-up Date

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Clean-up Time

9:00 a.m. to noon. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. (sign-up online HERE»)

Clean-up Headquarters

Riverfront Park - Leavenworth, KS (Directions below)

What we're doing

Boats will ferry volunteers to the river banks and islands to pick up trash that has washed up on shore. Other volunteers, including youth groups, will pick up trash along the banks, trails and parking lots.

What you get

Volunteers will receive a free boat ride, t-shirt, trash bags, gloves and reusable water bottle.

What to bring

Weather and work appropriate clothes. Long pants are preferred. Sturdy shoes or boots. Sunscreen and bug spray.

Directions

Riverfront Park - 1201 N 2nd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048

From St. Joe:  Head South on I-29.  Turn right onto MO-371 N/U.S. Spur 71 S (Exit 20).  Follow MO 371 which turns into MO-273 N and then turns into MO-92 E (approx 1 mile).  Turn Right onto MO-92 W and follow 8 miles into Kansas, crossing over the Missouri River.  Turn left onto N. 4th St. and take the 1st left onto Dakota Street. Go forward past 2nd Street and follow the signs to the parking lot by the boat ramp.

From Kansas City:  Head North on I-29.  Turn left onto MO-371 N/U.S. Spur 71 S (Exit 20).  Follow MO 371 which turns into MO-273 N and then turns into MO-92 E (approx 1 mile).  Turn Right onto MO-92 West and follow 8 miles into Kansas, crossing over the Missouri River.  Turn left onto N. 4th St. take the 1st left onto Dakota Street. Go forward past 2nd Street and follow the signs to the parking lot by the boat ramp.

From Columbia/St.Louis:  Head West on 1-70 toward Kansas City.  Continue on I-70W towards Bonner Springs, KS.  Take exit 224 and merge onto KS-7 North/US-73.  Head North 16 miles to Leavenworth.  Turn Right onto Dakota Street. Go forward past 2nd Street and follow the signs to the parking lot by the boat ramp.

From Lawrence/Topeka:  Head East on 1-70 towards Bonner Springs.  Take exit 224 and merge onto KS-7 North/US-73.  Head North 16 miles to Leavenworth.  Turn Right onto Dakota Street. Go forward past 2nd Street and follow the signs to the parking lot by the boat ramp.

more Event Calendar

10/25/2017 » 11/24/2017
Elite Athlete Nominations to the ACA Board of Directors

11/15/2017 » 11/27/2017
SEIC Nominations are open

Featured Members
Mike CavanaughNY State Director promoting the Hangtag Program

ACA Mission

Founded in 1880, The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a national nonprofit organization serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling; stewardship support to help protect paddling environments; and sanctioning of programs and events to promote paddlesport competition, exploration and recreation.

Connect
ACA on Facebook Follow the ACA on Twitter ACA on YouTube ACA Daily Water Blog

Follow us on Pinterest Connect on LinkedIn

Contact Us
ACA | Canoe-Kayak-SUP-Raft-Rescue
503 Sophia St. Suite 100
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: 540-907-4460
Contact Staff
Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal