Share the River Gorge 2018

Wednesday • July 25 • 6-8pm • FREE • Family-Friendly • 35th & West River Parkway

Share the Gorge Event

Share the River Gorge – a FREE family event with ice cream, canoe rides, rowing experiences, walking tours of the oak savanna restoration area, and much more!

Canoe rides will be provided by Wilderness Inquiry and the National Park Service, and rowing experiences with the Minneapolis Rowing Club (new this year) will be staged from the sand flats below the stone steps at 34th & W River Parkway.

The event is sponsored by the The Longfellow Community Council (LCC) and its Environment & River Gorge Committee. Ice cream is provided by the East Lake Dairy Queen. Expect to see lots of friends and neighbors celebrating the Mississippi River and enjoying the national park in our neighborhood!

For further information contact Ashleigh at LCC at 612-722-4529 or

Other groups tabling and/or contributing activities to the event include Minneapolis Park and Recreation BoardHennepin EnvironmentFriends of the Mississippi RiverMississippi Watershed Management Organization, and of course Wilderness Inquiry and the National Park Service.gorge1