Paddling is a great way to explore the Anacostia River! AWS offers resources for experience of all levels.
Sign up for a one of our free paddle nights on Thursdays in the summer and early fall. We'll also feature full moon and sunset tours. if you are a beginner looking to learn; look at our recreational paddling opportunities for some fun; and explore the Captain John Smith trail for a history lesson!
The new Anacostia Water Trail Map and Guide is available here!
If you're a teacher, consider scheduling a session out on the water for your class.
Read about all our programs to see how to get involved in paddling!
Stay informed of the latest watershed issues by subscribing to our free email updates & event announcements.