Featured Club News:

May 6 - Gear Swap and Maureen Benzon on Rescues

Bring your gently used kayaking gear to our May club meeting for a Gear Swap and Sale. We will be having SKABC's own Maureen Benzon speak on taking Rescues from [more]

Spring Fling Paddle and Social May 3

Save the date for the annual SKABC SPRING FLING - May 3, 2014. We'll meet up at Deep Cove where kayak rentals are available, and paddle to Thwaites Landing for [more]

April 1 Kayak Destination Fair

Thank you for making the Fair a huge success! Paddling Destinations were explored Valuable Prizes were won! Plan your next paddling adventure. Talk to Members about the Destination, and Collect kayak trip planning information, [more]

Conservation Update: World Water Day Reminder March 22

It is easy to forget or not even be aware that our daily activities along with practices we take into the wilderness have an impact on marine habitats and [more]

Nominate an Endangered River

Hello to everyone, Please find the below forwarded email from the Outdoor Research Council of BC where we state that we are in the preparation of the 2014 Endangered Rivers [more]

Kayak Cuisine weekend revival. Help Wanted. for June 7th and 8th

Tony Clayton has offered to help with Kayak cuisine mentored trip see below. I used to lead a weekend trip called Kayak Cuisine that was very popular and was typically oversubscribed. [more]

Course Schedule for 2014

Here is the club training schedule so far: Downloadable PDF: SKABC 2014 Course Schedule Registration for courses will staggered throughout the Spring. Please log in for registration [more]

Kayak Adventure talk in Abbotsford - March 26

This Wednesday, March 26th at 7pm. – a Kayak Adventure Talk by Graham and Russell Henry. These two young men paddled from the mouth of the Amazon to Juno Beach [more]

Past Meeting: Tuesday March 4, 2014

"JELLYFISH IN B.C. AND AROUND THE WORLD WITH LUCAS BROTZ" Jellyfish populations are increasing in numerous ecosystems around the globe. Not surprisingly, these increases are not uniform in time and space. [more]

Our Kayak Destination Fair was a huge Success!

Thank you to the 37 volunteers who put on a great evening and have created a great planning resource for years to come.  Members can access the Destination Information Sheets here.

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Thank you to the following businesses: Backeddy ResortDiscovery Islands LodgeHarbour House B&B,  Paddler’s InnM.V. Frances Barkley, Uchuck III , T’ai Li LodgeWest Coast Kayak Expeditions & Coast & Kayak Magazine

Fifteen different destination booths supplying valuable information and tips about areas you may like to visit. Exciting gifts rounded off our evening, which further promoted some of the destinations we will be exploring. Thanks everyone!


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