Tour du Teche is hosting the fourth annual Petit Tour du Teche paddle race for kids 5 to 17 years old Saturday, Aug. 1, beginning at Park des Ponts de Pont Breaux in Breaux Bridge. Race distances range from 250 yards to 1 mile.
Visit TourDuTeche.com for more information.
The Bayou Vermilion District, Lafayette Consolidated Government, CGI and the Bayou Vermilion Preservation Association have launched a collaborative interactive online paddle trail map for that details the Bayou Vermilion Paddle Trail. This innovative tool allows paddlers and boaters to navigate points of interest along the waterway. Users can locate and identify recreation areas, boat and canoe launches, businesses and other amenities from the northernmost access point on the Bayou Vermilion District's North Landing all the way to public boat launch in the Intracoastal Canal.