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PRE-REGISTRATION & ADVANCE PAYMENT REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.You will then make your payment for this event at the venue, NOT in advance to the MOC.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

Tubing the Gunpowder

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Hereford, MD
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Aug 3 2008  1:00 pm  (Carpool Departure: 1:00 pm   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Thu, Jul 17 2008 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Jul 31 2008 12:59 pm
Event Duration:~4 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Organizer(s):
Jerry Wright
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Member Cost:$15.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, All Ages
Maximum Group Size:16
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 15 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Hot summer days- escape with the MOC and tube the Gunpowder river. The water is cold all year so be prepared.
Bring your own tube with PFD or rent. 2 rental places in the area.

Monkton rental
Hunt Valley rental

This is entirely within Gunpowder State Park, no alcohol. PFD required to be with you but you don't have to wear it. Note: PFD is required to be worn for children.
Put in at Masemore road. Much depends on water flow day of trip, aiming for 3 hrs on water. Parking is limited at put in and the take out is a very rough local road so we will car pool.

Required Items to Bring:
float tube & PFD
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
sunscreen, towels
change of clothes
waterproof camera

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: 1:00 pm
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in MOC events.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
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- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Amy Lipsius, at

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$15.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$15.00/Person
Cost Includes:prices vary depending on tube rental
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the MOC. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!