- This event has passed.
Neches River Wilderness Race
August 7 @ 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Canoe/kayak endurance race hosted by the Neches River Runners.
Proceeds go to Trinity Valley Community College scholarships
Starts at the Upper Neches River Authority (below Lake Palestine dam).
Hamburgers/watermelon at the finish line! If you finish, you also get a T-shirt that says “I survived the Neches River Wilderness Race!”
Show up at the finish line at 2pm to cheer for those who finish! US Hwy 79 where it crosses the Neches River.