Wesley Bradley 16/07/2014 | Posted in featured, Featured Post, Newsletter, Newsletter-Rec, Newsletter-WW, Newsletter-WW, Photos, Press Releases, rivers, Video, Video, Whitewater, Wrap Ups
13th Annual APE’s Nolichucky River Cleanup = Success!
We had 45 volunteers register on Saturday morning (6/21/2014) on the porch of the Crockett Cabin at U.S.A. Raft Outpost! Over 50 bags of trash were collected from in and around the banks of the river. Several tires, wheels, and large debris were also cleaned up out of the river.
APE’s received some great news coverage before and after the event this year. Check out the links below for each story and video:
After the cleanup all the participates enjoyed the BBQ dinner with all the fixings and the prize drawing loaded with some great items from our sponsors!
Prizes were supplied by the following generous sponsors:
Mountain Sports Ltd.
Uncle Johhny’s Nolichucky Hostel
Wilderness Systems Kayaks
Innova Disc Golf
Thank you to our Supporting Sponsors: USA Raft, Texas Roadhouse of Johnson City, Cherokee Adventures, TVA, USDA, Washington Co. Tire Recycling Cent., Food Lion, Eastman and Wal-Mart
Thanks to everyone for all your hard work & dedication to make this cleanup a wonderful success! It’s a collaborated effort to keep our river clean and pristine for us & future generations to enjoy. And we’ll just keep on doing it as long as it’s needed! A special thank you goes out to our own, Debbie Briscoe, for her continued effort in organizing this event each year!!