THIS WEEK: July 27 to Aug. 2, 2016
Annual River Trip, 12 miles from Meshoppen to Howland Preserve in Tunkhannock, where the third annual Rockin’ the River festival will take place. Meet 9 a.m. July 30 at the preserve, Vosburg Road, off Route 6 for shuttle to Meshoppen. $50 per kayak rental; $65 for tandems or canoes; $25 if you bring your own. Registration: 570-746-9140 or emo444.com.
Edible and Medicinal Walk, a hike focused on food and natural remedies provided by nature. Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry. 10 a.m. to noon July 30. $5. 570-828-2319.
Explore Archery! A basic introductory session for age 12 and older. Frances Slocum State Park, 565 Mount Olivet Road, Wyoming. 2 p.m. July 30. All equipment provided. Registration: 570-696-3525.
Loyalsock Trail Hike, eight difficult miles. Meet at the Dallas Shopping Center, Memorial Highway. 9:45 a.m. July 31. Sponsored by the Susquehanna Trailers. 570-825-7200.
Bridge the Gap: Pond Paddle, with instructions for beginners on paddling a canoe or kayak. Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry. 10 a.m. to noon. July 31. Free. Call to reserve a boat. 570-828-2319.
American Grill Walk, a two-mile walk around Exeter to benefit Candy’s Place: A Cancer Wellness Center, beginning at the American Grill, 1320 Wyoming Ave., Exeter. Followed by food, entertainment, raffles and more. 11 a.m. July 31. Register online at americangrillpa.com.