Join us for our monthly Full Moon paddle and star gazing at Banks Lake. The sun will set at 8:23 p.m. Come early enough to prep your boat so that we are on the lake by 7:30 p.m. We will have plenty of time to enjoy a beautiful sunset, the moon rise and watch the stars come out. Sunsets are usually spectacular. The moon will rise at 8:20 p.m. We will enjoy the view while leisurely paddling through the cypress trees before it gets dark while we look for birds, alligators and bats.
Photo: Gretchen Quarterman, Banks Lake, 2019-04-20
Gather 7:00 PM, launch 7:30 PM, Saturday, May 18, 2019
Banks Lake Boat Ramp, 307 Georgia 122, Lakeland, GA 31635, in Lanier County.
Banks Lake Boat Ramp
a light for your boat or some type of light to have on yourself
(glow stick, head lamp, or flashlight), and bring a rope for your
boat. You must wear a Personal Flotation Device (PFD). A whistle is
not required, but it’s a good idea in the dark. Dress for cold
weather, the temperature drops quickly after the sun sets.
Also trash pickers and trash bags: every WWALS outing is also a cleanup.
Mosquitoes can be bad at the boat ramp but are not a problem on the water.
We recommend beautyberry: works just as good as commercial repellant.
Free: This outing is free to WWALS members, and $10 (ten dollars) for non-members.
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