Middle Yough trips are a great tradition of the Benscreek Canoe Club. This 9 mile section of the Youghiogheny River is Class 1+, clean and beautiful. Good for recreational kayaks, canoes and whitewater boats. This is a good trip for beginners to learn and practice moving water skills also for experienced paddlers to keep their skills sharp. Meet at RamCat Put-in at 10 AM to set shuttle. We put on around 11:30. Bring lunch for on the river. Boats do not need to be registered but PFDs are mandatory. Recreational kayakers are urged to have sprayskirts.
August 2022Thursday, Aug 11: Moonlight Paddle 7 PM Quemahoning Family Recreation Area. Aug 13 & 14 release cancelled due to low water. Aug 21 Ron Morris will lead the Middle Yough trip tomorrow, Sunday August 21. Meet at 10 AM at Ramcat parking area to set shuttle. Lunch on the river. typically off river by 3 pm. No boat registration required.