$5 cork boat kits now available at Boulder View Tavern & Kidder Twp Municipal Bldg

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Time to get ready for Float Your Boat 2020! Save the Date-Saturday Aug. 15

Time to get ready for Float Your Boat 2020! Save the Date-Saturday Aug. 15

Time to get ready for Float Your Boat 2020! Save the Date-Saturday Aug. 15Time to get ready for Float Your Boat 2020! Save the Date-Saturday Aug. 15Time to get ready for Float Your Boat 2020! Save the Date-Saturday Aug. 15

Float Your Boat will be at Boulder View Tavern from noon until 4pm

Adult and Kids boat races, games, bocce tournament, prizes!

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals of creating a hike and bike trail system and parks in Kidder Township. 

Your generous donation will fund our mission.   

Thank you for your generosity.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

2019 Sponsors-We Thank You!

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Planning and Sponsoring

Planning for the event

 Be part of the 3rd annual Float Your Boat fundraiser and support the trail project! You and your friends build a cork boat,get sponsors and enter the competition. Get ready for Float Your Boat 2020!  Saturday August 15th from Noon 'til 4pm at Boulder View Tavern Beach. There will be live music, great food and drink, adult and Baby Shark races and a lot of cheering for your  favorite boat! Also a Bocce Tournament, giant basket raffle, youth and adult beach games and trophies and prizes!


Entry  fees are $35 for adult teams of 2 for each  boat.  The $35 fee is a single entry fee.Separate registration forms needed for each boat entered. Form is on this site. Baby Shark boat races for children ages 10 and under entry fee $5. Parent or guardian must sign entry form for children participating.

We need sponsors for the 2020 event!  Support our community project while promoting your business!

Please contact Barbara at 570-233-0214 .


Rules:

Adult Team Boat must be a minimum of 6 inches and maximum of 24 inches in length.

Original design only, Boat must be made primarily of corks, toothpicks, straws, bamboo skewers, popsicle sticks, paper or cloth sales and glue. Participants will not be allowed to touch their boat during the race but can get in the water and move the water with their hands or blow on the sails. Only 2 team members can be in the water.

Baby Shark Boats must be 4-8" inches in length. Again, only 1-2 team members per boat. Same racing rules apply. Cork Boat Building kits are available at Boulder View Tavern and Kidder Twp Municipal Building for $5 each, registration form included.

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About Us

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Kidder Hike and Bike Trails Group

Kidder Hike and Bike Trails Group

Kidder Hike and Bike Trails Group

We are a division of the non profit Lake Harmony Watershed Preservation group.  We are composed of volunteers creating a trail and park for residents and visitors to safely enjoy the lakes and forests in our Pocono mountain community . All proceeds from this event will be used for the construction of the Kidder Hike and Bike Trails and Park.  The trails  and park are funded primarily through fundraising, grants and donations.  

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3rd Annual Float Your Boat 2020!

Kidder Hike and Bike Trails Group

Kidder Hike and Bike Trails Group

Build a cork boat and enjoy a fun filled day at Boulder View Tavern in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  Get a team together and get sponsors for your boat or enter as an individual.  2019 race categories included the  funniest boat and crew, and fastest boat.  The 2nd Annual fundraising event was on August 17, 2019 at the Split Rock Lagoon.  Get ready now for the 3rd Annual Event in 2020 at Boulder View Tavern on Big Boulder Lake, Save the date, Saturday August 15th and build your boat now.  See you there!

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Get Involved!

Kidder Hike and Bike Trails Group

Get Involved!

  • Enter the contest, make a donation or volunteer.  We jumped in to time the 2019 third-heat-timed races then averaged our times to make the time really accurate.  You can volunteer and help too, have fun and make this a great event for everyone! Please consider sponsoring or entering the competition.  Save and donate your corks too!

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