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Home > Visit a Gateway > By Event > Boshers Dam Fish Passage Tour
Boshers Dam Fish Passage Tour

Saturday May 1
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Join Trip Leaders Catherine Harold and Alan Weaver for a walking tour of the Boshers Dam Fish Passage in Richmond, and see where, for the first time in 200 years, shad and herring pass through a vertical slot fishway, which was recently completed at Boshers Dam. Completion of this fishway in early 1999 opened up 11,000 acres of prime spawning habitat in the James River system. Please wear good walking shoes. There is a 10 minute walk from parking area to the site, and children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited.

Sponsoring Gateway: Lower James River Water Trail

Cost: $5.00 per Person - $3/child; suggested donation

Registration Status: Open

Space Limited: Yes
 
Location: Richmond, VA
Richmond, Virginia
 
Event Contact: Aaron Vaughan (888) 727-8850
 
For more information: http://www.jamesriverassociation.org


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