Raritan Sojourn 2019 - Rain Date/Leaders Choice

Date and Time

Sunday, September 8, 2019, 11:00AM - 6:00PM


Full details will be sent to those who register about 1 week prior to the event. GPS not correct.,
New Jersey, Central,


Registration is required for this activity.


Weill paddle a 10 mile section of the Raritan River. Exact deatils TBA announced. Basic Paddling Skills Required. Must know how to steer, turn a boat and paddle in a straight line. PFDs will be worn at all times as requirement of the trip. •Basic Paddling Skills Required. Must know how to steer, turn a boat and paddle in a straight line. Must be comfortable paddling in moving water with many twists, turns, and rocks/obstacles. •PFD will always be worn on the river as a requirement of the trip. Self-inflatable PFDs are NOT allowed. Your RSVP is REQUIRED at least 2 days before the event. Please call the trip leader after 8 AM on the day of the event to confirm that you are coming and that the trip is on.

AMC Trip Policy


Adult: $20 member / $20 non-member
*Optional Suggested Donation to the Raritan Headwaters. See for more info.

Past participants say...

This is a combined event with: AMC Raritan Headwaters Hunterdon County Canoe (and kayak) Club

Related Link(s):

Raritan Headwaters Association
USGS 01397420 SB Raritan R at Black Point Rd at Neshanic Sta NJ
USGS Water Gauge at Neshanic St.

Driving Directions

Click map for driving directions

The dope sheet will be supplied to those registered one week prior to the event.

Paddle South Branch


Paddling - Flatwater
Paddling - Canoeing

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey




Not for beginners


Adults (18+)


AMC Flat Water Leader for six years and Bike Leader for one year. Lead multiple trips hiking, biking, and paddling. Have organized several large group events.


Quiet water paddler, primarily on the Raritan River and its headwaters. Also interested in hiking and biking.