River of Hope

Join us on July 31, 2021

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Kayak Reservation- $30 to be paid day of upon check in Available $0.00
July 31 - Float for Hope, Guyandotte River Available $25.00
July 31 - Float for Hope, Tugfork River Available $25.00
July 31 - Fishing for Hope, Tugfork River Available $25.00
July 31 - Fishing for Hope, Guyandotte River Available $25.00

Float for Hope and save lives!

Saturday, July, 31st (Guyandotte River OR Tugfork River) 

Check-in: 8:00am

Start time: 8:30am

Event concludes: 4:00pm


Presented by Friends of the Guyandotte, Friends of the Tugfork,  Williamson Parks and Recs, and S&G outdoors and benefitting the WV Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The 2021 Float for Hope kayaking event will be held on the Tugfork River with check in at the Williamson Field house and on the Guyandotte River with check in at S&G Outdoors in Logan on Saturday July 31st. Each float trip is 6 miles.. The float is not a race, just a fun filled adventure to raise money for The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and Spread Hope and awareness!

Upon check in, participants will drop their kayak at the put in site and drive and park at the output. Transportation back to the input will be provided.

Registration for this event is $25 and includes an official event T-shirt (T-shirts are not guaranteed for registration after June 1). Online registration is open through July 30 or in person at S&J Outdoors. Walk up registration is available day of, T-shirts are not guaranteed for day of event registration.

Stay for the after float party at the output site for food, fun and entertainment!


Fishing for Hope

Saturday, July, 31st (Guyandotte River OR Tugfork River) 

Start time: 12:00pm

Event concludes: 4:00pm


Cast your line to save lives! The 2021 Fishing for Hope fishing tournament will take place on the Tugfork River with check in at the Williamson Fieldhouse and the Guyandotte River with check in at S&G Outdoors on Saturday July 31. This is free fishing weekend for WV so a fishing license will not be required. This event offers riverbank fishing as well as boat fishing if you want to bring your fishing boat. Awards will be given for 1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place catfish. Plaques will be awarded to each place winner and first place will receive an Abu Garcia Ugly Stick Bait Caster Combo (or rod of choice on ugly stick up to $150 value). Winners will also be featured on the AFSP WV Social media pages!

 

Event Contact: Michael Gibson, mike_20815@yahoo.com, (304) 688-9615