OUTDOORS CALENDAR

April 6, 2014 

ADVENTURE CAROLINA: Congaree National Park Trip, 12:30 p.m. Sunday; Congaree River Trip, 2 p.m. Sunday; Guide Training, 6-8 p.m. Friday; River Rocks Support Congaree River Keeper Guide Training, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Reservations and fitting for rental equipment must be made at least 48 hours in advance. (803) 796-4505; adventurecarolina.com

THE BASS FEDERATION OF SOUTH CAROLINA: The 2014 tournament schedule is available at tbfofsc.com.

CAROLINA RIVER CONNECTION: Basic canoe, sea/rec and whitewater kayak instruction and rentals. Five guided trips for all levels of paddlers, including half-day, full-day and overnight trips. Meals are provided, and ages 8 and under paddle for free. Paddle the Saluda, Congaree, Edisto and Enoree Rivers. (803) 917-3920.

CONGAREE NATIONAL PARK: Guided Canoe Tour, 9 a.m.-noon May 3 and 24, and June 7 and 28. Free. Meet at the Harry Hampton Visitor Center. The park is at 100 National Park Road, Hopkins. Call (803) 647-3980 and leave a message to RSVP. nps.gov/cong

HICKORY TOP HORSE TRIALS: May 3 at 725 Piney Branch Road, Eastover. Dressage begins at 8 a.m., Cross Country, 10:30 a.m. and Stadium Jumping, noon. (803) 353-8856

SESQUICENTENNIAL STATE PARK: Nature Crafts, 9-11 a.m. April 15 and 17, 9564 Two Notch Road. Participants will make their own pinecone bird feeder using peanut butter and birdseed. Designed for all ages; adults must accompany children 15 and younger. Meet at picnic shelter No. 5. No registration required. Free with park admission. (803) 788-2706; SouthCarolinaParks.com

TROUT UNLIMITED PISGAH CHAPTER FLY FISHING SCHOOL: 8:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m. May 3 at Harmon Field on Harmon Field Road, Tryon, N.C. Students will receive instruction from experienced anglers as well as a hands-on learning session. Cost is $125 for adults, $100 for college students, and $75 for children age 12-18. Fee includes lunch. Equipment will be provided. Register at pisgahchaptertu.org.

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