How many paddle strokes to the L.I. Sound?

David Sinish, Dennis Regan, center, and Schuyler Thomson will lead a 10-day Housatonic River excursion in April. Photo Contributed

To really see the Housatonic River, other than glimpse it from a car window, you need a canoist’s perspective. 

To really experience the 149-mile river, you need to canoe it from source to Sound. 

To really paddle the river in the company of experts, you need to sign up for Housatonic Valley Association’s (HVA) Housatonic River Adventure, an extended paddle trip to help celebrate the river advocacy’s 75th anniversary.

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