Calendar of Events

West Branch Biking Trip

Bike along the scenic West branch of the river  with Deborah Weaver, WRWA Director . Distant Views of multiple osprey platforms. We will make a stopover on Beach Ave with an optional hike to the top of the Nubble.  Easy 9 mile ride w/2 hills. Helmets required.

Date Postponed to Sat June 19 (rain date Sun) 10 am.  Meet in Adamsville Landing 20 people $10/pp

Biking Program

Dune Hike

Head out on a Dune hike with WRWA’s Executive Director,  Deborah Weaver. Learn about the remarkable third dune, a very unique and sensitive area. Return along the beach with an option to hike out to the end of the peninsula. Hats, sunscreen and binoculars recommended. Hills and moderate challenge on the hike.

Sat June 19 (rain date Sun) 9am Meet at Cherry & Webb (permit req.) 30 people $10/pp

Dune Hike

 

Paddle the Westport River

Saturday, June 26 (rain date Sunday)
9:00 – 12pm
Meet at the Head Landing, 489 Old County Rd

Paddle the Upper East Branch with Osprey Sea & Surf kayak guides. Groups of 5 will go out with a
guide- launch times staggered between 9-10am. Hats, binoculars, sunscreen and water recommended.
$50 WRWA members/$65 non-members

Contact Osprey Sea & Surf to register by phone 508-636-0300 or send an email: info@ospreyseaandsurf.com

For the month of June any WRWA member will receive a 20% discount from Osprey Sea & Surf for rentals or tours!

Catch & Release Family Fishing Contest

Largest striped bass caught and released in the river during the month of June. · Entry Fee of $50 to join the Bass Catch & Release competition! Children under 16 pay $25 • Or for $100 also become a new member and receive a cool WRWA dry bag.

Please provide photo documentation of the fish AND the location it was caught. 

Prizes awarded to 3 winners and also a special recognition for the most UNUSUAL fish caught in that month. Photo documentation of the fish, and WRWA staffers will help you with identification when you submit your photo.

FIRST PRIZE- $250 gift certificate to Westport Bait & Tackle

SECOND PRIZE- $100 gift certificate to Westport Bait & Tackle

THIRD PRIZE- WRWA dry bag with surprises inside (age appropriate)

Prize will be awarded to the person who catches the largest bass in the River during June.
Photo documentation is required to win, including tape measured fish and a location photo.

Special prize awarded for MOST UNUSUAL FISH CAUGHT in June- Send your photos to WRWA for identification and our Science team will choose the most unusual fish to be featured in our July River News.

For More Information and to register, email outreach@wrwa.com • 508-636-3016

Oyster Tasting

Donate $10 to WRWA and receive a free “flight” tasting menu of oysters from Westport Sea Farms at their Westport Point location. The store is open Fri-Sun 12pm to 9pm at 2065 Main Road, Westport Point .

Register online or mail in your donation to WRWA (PO box 3427) and we will send you your Oyster tickets!

For a $50 donation you can receive the oyster ticket and our cool new WRWA dry bag!

Oyster Tasting

 

Summer Concert at the Vineyard

Date: July 10, 2021, Rain Date July 11
Location: Westport Rivers Vineyard, 417 Hixbridge Road
Gates: 5:00 Show begins: 5:30 -8:00 p.m

WRWA’s fifth annual Summer Concert at the Vineyard
 
with guest Brian Dunne
Presented by WRWA & The Narrows Center for the Arts
Join us for our summer concert with the Amy Helm Band and Brian Dunne, on stage on the beautiful Westport Rivers landscape. Don’t miss these engaging performers as we present our fifth annual Summer Concert at the Vineyard!  
 
Chairs provided or bring your own for the lawn. Alcoholic drinks cannot be carried into the concert.  Beverages on sale by Westport Rivers.

Tickets are $50 for WRWA members, and $60 for non-members ($70 at the gate). Order online or by phone at 508-636-3016 ext 1003.

WRWA Summer Concert