Daytripping along the Maumee, September 28.

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Eastbrook Drive follows the Spy Run, one of the many tributaries into the Maumee Watershed, near the headwaters of the Maumee River in downtown Fort Wayne. Quinn 2009.

Join us for a day-trip along the Maumee River, from its source in downtown Fort Wayne, passing festive Autumn-tinged fields and forests, nationally important historic sites, and visiting colorful downtowns, as we wind our way to Maumee Bay and downtown Toledo.

In Toledo we’ll take a cruise of the one of the busiest shipping ports in the Great Lakes aboard the Sandpiper, while enjoying a catered lunch from world-famous Tony Packo’s and then visit the Glass Pavilion at the Toledo Museum of Art before beginning our return via the Oak Opening region.

The tour begins at Fort Wayne at 8am, and will stop along the way in Antwerp, Defiance, Napoleon and Grand Rapids. Price includes boarding at one of these locations, continental breakfast on the bus, lunch from Tony Packo’s, and a tour of Maumee Bay aboard the Sandpiper

Your bus tour guide is Angie Quinn, of Fort Wayne, and the cruise vessel guide is Fred Folger of Toledo.

Boarding at Fort Wayne, 8am: $65

Boarding at Antwerp, 9am: $60

Boarding at Defiance, 9:30am: $55

Boarding at Napoleon, 10:45am: $50

Boarding at Grand Rapids, 12:00: $45

Boarding at the Sandpiper, 1pm: $25

Paid Reservations due by September 15. Please send a check to Maumee Valley Heritage Corridor, 5100 W. Central Avenue, Toledo, OH, 43615.

Contact Angie via email with questions or more information at

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