Salty Saguaro Classic – Salt River Race by Natural Restoration
REGISTRATION IS OPEN
Join us for our inaugural Salty Saguaro Classic on Saturday, September 9th! This event is a fundraiser benefiting our mission, a river race, and a land & water trash cleanup! Click the link below for all the event details.
RIVER RACE: $1,800 in cash prizes for 3 race categories: kayak, paddleboard, & inflatable. 1st place $300 , 2nd place $200, 3rd place $100 in each race category. Race participants must cross the finish line with a full bag of trash collected along the river during the race to qualify for prizes.
If you rent a kayak or SUP from REI’s Arizona Adventure Center for our 9/9 Salty Saguaro Classic River Race or Trash Cleanup, they will donate 50% of every rental to Natural Restorations!
LAND & WATER CLEANUP: For each bag of trash collected & brought up to the dumpster, volunteers will receive a raffle ticket for the prize raffle at noon.
We are grateful to our Event Sponsors for donating funding, prizes, services, and event staff. Thank you to:
Beer Barn AZ
Climbing For The Community
EPL Financial Services,
Hans Fink (Fink Ink Inc.)
Infinitely-U Integrative Energy Bodywork
LeBaron & Carroll Insurance
No Snow Stand Up Paddleboards
Dumpster Brigade (Patriot Disposal Phx),
Redline Rentals and Sales Mesa,
Riverbound Sports Paddle Company
Salt River Tubing,
Salty Scuba Squad,
SWCA Environmental Consultants
Yak n Sup Canyon Lake.
We would also like to thank everyone at the U.S. Forest Service-Tonto National Forest for their support of our restoration work on the Lower Salt River & other areas on the Tonto National Forest.
We have already removed over 130,000 pounds of trash from the Lower Salt River. Help us increase our impact and have a fun morning at the river!
We hope to see you there! Click the link above for details & registration.