Build your cork boat today! Get sponsors for your boat and win $$.

Float your boat Contest in Lake Harmony

Join in on the fun with the

 Kidder Hike Bike Trails Group. 

Start building your Cork Boat today!

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Contest Rules and Prizes

Planning for the event

Join the fun and support the trail project! Complete the entry form and you and your friends build a cork boat and enter the competition. This fundraising event for the Lakes Loop trail will be held in the Pocono Mountains at Split Rock Resort lagoon area on August 19, 2018  from noon until 5:00 PM  If you are competing you must complete entry form and arrive by 11:00 am the day of the event.

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.  If you want to enter as an individual it is $25. All entries must be received no later than August 15th.

Awards and prizes include: Big Boulder and Jack Frost ski pass; Jack Frost Golf, wine baskets, $300 cash prize for the team that raises the most money (certain rules apply); gift certificates to restaurants and much more!

Prize Categories:

Best of show

Fastest Boat in each race

Funniest Boat and crew

Best Team and crew

Team that raises the most money


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.  

First Annual Event

Build a cork boat and enjoy a fun filled day at Split Rock Resort in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Enter as an individaul or get together with family or friends and enter as a team!  Categories include best of show, funniest boat and crew,  fastest boat, best boat and crew.

Get Involved!

Enter the contest, make a donation or volunteer .  We need all the help we can get to make this trail a reality.  Come out and join us on August 19th at Split Rock Resort lagoon area.