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OUTDOOR RECREATION PART TWO REGISTER ONLINE: 79 Boating After School Open Boating (age 11–17) Boat rentals will open just for youth to enjoy and take a boat out by themselves. Canoes, kayaks, and pedal boats will be available during this time. Sail boats are available to individuals who have taken sailing classes here. Safety instruction and supervision will be provided. Location: Fred G. Bond Metro Park, Boathouse Fees: $12(R) $16(N) (1 class) 99916 Tue May 16 4:30–6 p.m. 99917 Tue May 30 4:30–6 p.m. Paddle the Park Tour (age 13 & up) Kayak or canoe Bond Park Lake and observe nocturnal wildlife with a naturalist and boating instructor. Watch and learn about beavers, turtles, and more! No experience needed. Canoe and kayak rental is included. Location: Fred G. Bond Metro Park, Boathouse Fees: $20(R) $29(N) (1 class) CANOE 99923 Fri May 19 7:30–9 p.m. KAYAK 99924 Fri May 19 7:30–9 p.m. Boating Skills and Seamanship (age 14 & up) Presented by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, this course applies to new boat owners and experienced boaters wanting to expand their knowledge. Topics include nautical language, types of boats, powerboat handling, safety and legal requirements, navigation rules, inland boating, and more. Location: Cary Senior Center Instructor: Ronald Sanders Fees: $55 due to instructor at fi rst class for textbook and handouts. (10 classes) 99927 Mon Mar 20–May 22 6–8:30 p.m. NEW! c Bond Park Boat Rentals Boats may be rented from the Bond Park Boathouse. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied on the boat by an adult and wear a personal fl otation device (PFD). All participants renting sailboats, canoes, or kayaks must wear a PFD at all times. Prior experience is required for sailboat rentals. BOAT RENTAL HOURS Hours of operation are subject to change. April–May & September–October Weekends 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Holidays (Good Friday, Memorial Day, Labor Day) 10 a.m.–6 p.m. June–August Daily 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Holidays (July 4) 7 a.m.–6 p.m. Closed weekdays with the start of Wake County traditional school year. November–March Closed BOAT RENTAL FEES Boat Type Fee Pedal boat (4 person) $7 per ½ hour Rowboat $6 per hour Electric motor for rowboat $9 per use Canoe/Kayak $6 per hour Sailboat $11 per hour Private Boats Private boats may be used on Bond Lake during regular boat rental hours. Boats over 16 feet or powered by gasoline motors are prohibited. Daily Boat Launch Fee $4 per boat Season Launch Pass $30 per boat For more information, call (919) 469-4100. • Dec 5 for Cary residents • Dec 19 for non-residents That's when registration begins for the next session. Registration remains open until the event is full. See page 179 for complete details and additional information. MARK YOUR CALENDAR! MARK YOUR CALENDAR! MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

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