Eagle Hike #1 Saturday

Join us for our annual Eagle Hike at a location near Lake Perry.  Specific location is pending observed eagle activity prior to the event.  DGA will provide an informative talk about eagles and their habits. We will hike approximately 3 miles and we will see an eagle’s nest.  We will hope to spot some American Bald Eagles nesting or hovering along the trail.

YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER TO ATTEND

Detailed directions and suggestions will be emailed by Friday, Jan. 22. This allows us to watch the weather and monitor conditions prior to final instructions.

When: Saturday, Jan. 22nd

Check-in: 12:30 p.m. — specific location TBD.

What: Hike about 3 miles… look for Eagles, be happy! Feel the fresh air, see the sights, meet new friends! Location is subject to change based on trail conditions and eagle activity.   This hike is open to anyone who is interested in hiking 3 miles – trail surface is uneven and features some steep inclines and declines.

Price:   

Regular: $35
Club member: $25

What are you paying for?

Dirty Girl Adventures, LLC will provide a guide, support on the trail and docent information throughout the event. We will also monitor the weather and conditions to ensure that our event and participants are safe.  Our knowledgeable and informed guide service includes a leading guide and a sweep guide during the hike. Trail support including first aid, knowledge of the environment and locale, safety monitoring, pacing, interpretive information on the environment and location.

In case you are wondering about our refund policy – refunds are given up to one week before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances, during this time, we consider any health concerns a valid reason for a refund. If you feel sick, or have any symptom possibly related to Covid-19 stay home, we’ll send you a refund. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

First Day Hike at Perry State Park

Start your year off with a HIKE!   January 1st, 2022 2pm

Join us for a 2.5 mile hike starting in the Lakeview Parking Lot at 2pm

Wear warm clothing, comfortable shoes and a hat!  Leashed pets are welcome to join us.

Help us support our local food bank with non-perishable donations.

SOLSTICE HIKE!

The Winter Solstice is traditionally a time to celebrate the return of the sun and to contemplate the coming season.  It’s both the shortest day of the year and the longest night of the year which is a perfect time to gather outside to mark the shift of seasons.
What to expect:   We will hike a loop from our fire/parking spot. The hike will include uneven terrain, steep inclines/declines and rocky areas.  Dirty Girl Adventures recommends use of hiking poles for use on uneven terrain.
What to wear/bring: Headlamp/flashlight, dress in layers with a layer of synthetic fabric closest to your body to wick sweat away and dry quickly. Consider the weather and be prepared with hat, gloves, bandana, good shoes and socks.
Post Hike: We will socialize around the fire. Bring your lawn chair, dinner and beverages for post-hike fire time.
LOCATION NEAR LAKE PERRY TBD! CHECK-IN AT 4:30 P.M.
What are you paying for?
Dirty Girl Adventures, LLC will provide a guide, support on the trail and docent information throughout the event. We will also monitor the weather and conditions to ensure that our event and participants are safe. Our knowledgeable and informed guide service includes a leading guide and a sweep guide during the hike. Trail support including: first aid, knowledge of the environment and locale, safety monitoring, pacing, interpretive information on the environment and location.
In case you are wondering about our refund policy – refunds are given up to one week before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

 

 

 

Hike! 3.5 Miles on the PLT

Join us on Saturday November 20th at  11am for about 3.5 miles on the Perry Lake Trail.  This is one of our favorite sections of the  awesome 29 mile Perry Lake Trail.   This hike includes prairie views, time in the trees, steep inclines/declines, some rocky surfaces and lake views.   We hope to see a variety of migrating birds, Eagles and other wildlife or signs of wildlife along the trail.

This event is open to all hikers who can hike 3.5+ miles.

We will leave vehicles at one end of the trail head, ride the Dirty Bus to the hike start then hike back to our vehicles.

Check in:  11am Slough Creek Trail Head of the Perry Lake Trail (specific directions will be emailed by the 18th of November)

Wear/Bring:  layers, hat, sturdy shoes, good socks, trekking poles, day pack, snacks, water

POST HIKE ACTIVITY COULD INCLUDE TIME AROUND THE FIRE  – PLAN TO BRING A CHAIR, LAP BLANKET AND FORTIFICATION! 

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event including location change due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

What are you paying for?

It’s more than a hike, it’s an experience! We will provide a guide, knowledge of the trail and information about the area along the way.  We will be prepared to provide trailside first aid. You will have the opportunity to ride the Dirty Bus to facilitate a one-way hike.  We will be there with you for the duration of the event doing our best to help you remain comfortable and engaged in the adventure.

HIKE! 8 MILES ON THE PERRY LAKE TRAIL

Hiking

Join us on Saturday November 20th at  9:30am for 8ish miles on the Perry Lake Trail.  This is one of our favorite long sections of the  awesome 29 mile Perry Lake Trail.   This hike includes steep inclines/declines, rocky trail surfaces, and views of the lake through the trees.   We hope to see a variety of migrating birds, Eagles and other wildlife as well as signs of wildlife along the trail.

This event is open to all hikers who can hike 8+ miles.

We will leave vehicles at one end of the trail head, ride the Dirty Bus to the hike start then hike back to our vehicles.

Check in:  9:30am at the Longview Trail head of the Perry Lake Trail (specific directions will be emailed by the 18th of November)

Wear/Bring:  layers, hat, sturdy shoes, lunch for the trail, snacks, good socks, trekking poles, day pack, water

POST HIKE ACTIVITY COULD INCLUDE TIME AROUND THE FIRE  – PLAN TO BRING A CHAIR, LAP BLANKET AND FORTIFICATION! 

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event including location change due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

What are you paying for?

It’s more than a hike, it’s an experience! We will provide a guide, knowledge of the trail and information about the area along the way.  We will be prepared to provide trailside first aid. You will have the opportunity to ride the Dirty Bus to facilitate a one-way hike.  We will be there with you for the duration of the event doing our best to help you remain comfortable and engaged in the adventure.

Bird Yak #2

Join us Saturday  November 13th, for one of the last paddles of 2021. We will venture out onto Lake Perry for a mid-day paddle. Odds are in favor of us seeing a variety of interesting migratory birds – from Terns to Pelicans!

We will provide instruction, a guide and all the gear you need to paddle, including a great time on the water!

Check-in at 1:00 pm to paddle from about 1:30 – 3:30 pm – optimistically the warmest time of the day! You will receive an email with our specific destination a few days before the event. We will continue to watch the weather and the water to choose the best spot. We will hope to have a fire if the weather isn’t too much.

Regular Rental: $40

Club Rental: $32

Regular OYO: $25

Club OYO: $20

Bring:  a thermos of hot cocoa, water, snacks

Wear: LAYERS!! Wool socks and rubber boots 😀 A fuzzy hat and scarf and all the layers in between!

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

What are you paying for?

It’s more than a rented kayak, it’s an experience! We will lift and haul all the gear you need for your adventure. We will provide instruction, support, guidance and safety information before and during each event. We will be there with you for the duration of the event doing our best to help you remain comfortable and engaged in the adventure.

Bird Yak 2021 #1

Join us Sunday, October 24th for one of the last paddles of 2021. We will venture out onto Lake Perry for a mid-day paddle. Odds are in favor of us seeing a variety of interesting migratory birds – from Terns to Pelicans!

We will provide instruction, a guide and all the gear you need to paddle, including a great time on the water!

Check-in at 12:30 pm to paddle from about 1 – 3 pm – optimistically the warmest time of the day! You will receive an email with our specific destination a few days before the event. We will continue to watch the weather and the water to choose the best spot. We will hope to have a fire if the weather isn’t too much.

Regular Rental: $40

Club Rental: $32

Regular OYO: $25

Club OYO: $20

Bring: a thermos of hot cocoa, water, snacks

Wear: LAYERS!! Wool socks and rubber boots 😀 A fuzzy hat and scarf and all the layers in between!

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

What are you paying for?

It’s more than a rented kayak, it’s an experience! We will lift and haul all the gear you need for your adventure. We will provide instruction, support, guidance and safety information before and during each event. We will be there with you for the duration of the event doing our best to help you remain comfortable and engaged in the adventure.

Sunset Paddle at Perry – SOLD OUT

kayaking

Join us Wednesday July 21st to paddle on beautiful Lake Perry.  This should be a great opportunity for beginners or experienced paddlers – learn new skills, hone your skills and just relax and enjoy the great scenery.   We hope to see some migratory birds as well as the sunset over the water.

Check in time: 5:45pm

Location:  Lake Perry – more specific details will be emailed to you a couple of days before the event. 

Paddle 6:30 – 8:30pm ISH…

Bring: sunscreen, WATER, beverages of choice, snacks, a hat, water shoes or old tennis shoes, towel for the ride home

Wear: comfy clothing that can get wet, swimsuit

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

Sunday Sunset Kayaking

It’s time to Paddle!  Come and enjoy the evening on the lake with your friends, make new friends and relax a little before the work week. 

This is a great event for beginners and experienced kayakers alike.  We will provide all the gear, instruction and support on the water while you enjoy an evening unplugged yet connected to nature and friends.  You’ll also have a a great view of the Kansas Sky.  Kayaking is a great way to connect with nature, unwind and relax. We love to paddle, paddle, float, float! Dirty Girl Adventures provides all the gear, the instruction, safety paddlers and we always ADVENTURE – CONNECT – ENGAGE!

Sunday June 27th, 2021

Check in time 6:00pm

Paddle time 6:30 – 8:30ish

Regular Rental: $40

Club Rental: $30

Regular Bring your own kayak: $20

Club Bring your own kayak: $15

Location: Lake Perry – details on location by Saturday 

Bring: sunscreen, WATER, beverages of choice, snacks, a hat, water shoes or old tennis shoes, towel for the ride home

Wear: comfy clothing that can get wet, swimsuit

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

What are you paying for? It’s more than a rented kayak, it’s an experience! We will lift and haul all the gear you need for your adventure. We will provide instruction, support, guidance and safety information before and during each event. We will be there with you for the duration of the event doing our best to help you remain comfortable and engaged in the adventure.

PIG Paddle!

Private Adventures

Join us on Lake Perry Sunday afternoon October 4th to paddle and relax on beautiful Lake Perry.  This should be a great opportunity for beginners or experienced paddlers.  You can learn new skills, hone your skills and just relax and enjoy the great scenery.   Kayaking is a great way to enjoy friends and family outside in a beautiful area.

Check in time: 2:30pm

Paddle time:  3ish -5ish

Location:  Lake Perry – more specific details will be emailed to you a couple of days before the event, we will monitor conditions and choose the best location. 

Bring: sunscreen, WATER, beverages of choice, snacks, a hat, water shoes or old tennis shoes, towel for the ride home

Wear:  comfy clothing that can get wet, swimsuit

Dirty Girl Adventures Event Refund Policy:

Refunds are given up to two weeks before the date of the event no questions asked. After that, refunds are not given unless there are exceptional circumstances. Dirty Girl Adventures may cancel or modify an event due to weather or conditions. Everyone will receive a refund if that is the reason for the cancellation. We will paddle and hike in cool, rainy or snowy conditions. Cancellation only occurs in severe weather or other dangerous conditions.

DGA Covid – 18 Guidelines – please know that group events, even outside, can possibly increase your risk of exposure to airborne viruses. Remember social distancing and be respectful of different preferences.  When you arrive at the boat ramp, please unload your gear but stay near your own vehicle and wait for instructions. We will give you a wave or come to see you at your vehicle.

When you Check in with DGA personnel you will need to:   Bring/sign a waiver if you don’t have one on file.

Launching/Getting off the Lake – We will practice social distancing while launching.  Maintain 6 feet between the back of one kayak to the front of the next.  When it’s time to get out, please be patient and allow one or two people to get off the water at a time.

Oyo’s (own your own kayak). Bring your own kayak or canoe, paddle, life jacket, food, water and everything you need to be self-sufficient.

Renters:  DGA will provide kayaks, paddles, and life jackets.  Consider bringing your own life jacket if you have one.  Everything we provide will be disinfected prior to your using it and when you are done using it. Bring your own food, water and everything you need to be self-sufficient.

What are you paying for? It’s more than a rented kayak, it’s an experience! We will lift and haul all the gear you need for your adventure. We will provide instruction, support, guidance and safety information before and during each event. We will be there with you for the duration of the event doing our best to help you remain comfortable and engaged in the adventure.