NEWVILLE, PA (July 15, 2011) - Never been in a kayak before? Well now is your chance to try it. Come and kayak and receive instructions on kayaking and kayak safety. Equipment and lessons provided for free. After your lesson, enjoy some time paddling on the lake to explore on your own. You must be at least 12 years old to paddle your own kayak.

There are a limited number of tandem kayaks available upon request. Those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and space is limited, so contact the park office at 717-776-5272 to reserve your kayak today. Please let the park office know at the time of registration if you need a tandem kayak. Meet at the boat launch by the swimming beach. Please park in the beach parking lot.  Two instructional sessions available:  1:30 PM to 3:00 PM and 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM