Get your team together and start planning your cork boat for the summer 2019 race


Float your boat Contest at Split Rock Resort 2019

Our 2018 Float Your Boat Best of Show winner was Team Rescue!!  Get  ready for 2nd Annual Event on August 17, 2019.  

Contact Barbara Franzosa at:

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals of creating a hike and bike trail system in Kidder Township. Your generous donation will fund our mission.   Thank you for your generosity.

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2018 Sponsors-We Thank You!


Support Construction of Kidder Hike and Bike trails-join our annual fundraiser on august 17, 2019

Planning and Sponsoring

Planning for the event

 Be part of the 2nd annual Float Your Boat fundraiser and support the trail project! You and your friends build a cork boat,get sponsors and enter the competition. This fundraising event for the Lakes Loop trail will be held in the Pocono Mountains at Split Rock Resort Lagoon on Saturday, August 17, 2019 from Noon til 4PM. Save the date!  There will be live music, great food and drink, and alot of cheering for your  favorite boat!

Entry  fees are $35 for teams, each team can have as many members as they want but only 1 boat.  The $35 fee is a single entry fee that covers all team members.  

We need sponsors for the 2019 event!  Support our community project while promoting your business!

Please contact Barbara at 570-233-0214 .


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.

Only 1 boat per $35 team entry fee


About Us

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 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 Lakes Loop trail  project.  The trail is entirely funded through fundraising, grants and donations.  

Second Annual Event

Cork boat

Build a cork boat and enjoy a fun filled day at Split Rock Resort in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  Get a team together and get sponsors for your boat or enter as an individual.  Categories include best of show, funniest boat and crew,  fastest boat, best boat and crew.  Our 2nd Annual fundraising event is on August 17, 2019 from noon 'til 4:00 pm at the 

Split Rock Lagoon.  See you there!

Get Involved!


Enter the contest, make a donation or volunteer. We need all the help we can get to make this trail a reality.  This event will be our major fundraiser for 2019. Please consider sponsoring 

or entering the competition.  

Save and donate your corks too!