Event List

July 2017

Date Event Type
Sun, Jul 30, 2017
(11:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Rescue Practice Session – 2017/04
Come on out and practice your rescues with other club members.  This is an informal practice session.  This practice session is open to any SKABC...
Training Course

August 2017

Date Event Type
Sat, Aug 5, 2017 - Mon, Aug 7, 2017
(All Day)
Sechelt Inlet (2B)
This trip is now Full This is a good trip for people new to kayak camping.  Between launch location to Nine Mile Point campsite (one...
Trip
Sun, Aug 6, 2017
(9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Rescue Practice Session – 2017/05
Come on out and practice your rescues with other club members.  This is an informal practice session.  This practice session is open to any SKABC...
Training Course

September 2017

Date Event Type
Sat, Sep 2, 2017 - Sat, Sep 9, 2017
(All Day)
Broken Group (2B)
This weeklong trip into the mostly-protected Broken Group is on the bucket list of every BC kayaker.
Trip
Sun, Sep 10, 2017
(11:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Rescue Practice Session – 2017/06
Come on out and practice your rescues with other club members.  This is an informal practice session.  This practice session is open to any SKABC...
Training Course
Mon, Sep 11, 2017
(7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
September Meeting: From Middens to Rock Art - Archeological Sites on our Coastline - Note: Meeting is 2nd Monday in September
Guest Speaker: Brian Pegg is an archaeologist teaching at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.  He has been working in archaeology in British Columbia, Ontario, and the NW...
Meeting, Public
Sat, Sep 16, 2017 - Sun, Sep 17, 2017
(All Day)
Grand Opening Salish Sea Marine Trail
Please join us on Newcastle Island in opening the Salish Sea Marine Trail! Co-hosted by BC Marine Trails Network Assoc and the Snuneymuxw First Nation....
Public, Social
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 - Sun, Sep 24, 2017
(All Day)
Thormanby Islands (2B)
A full weekend on the Sunshine Coast up past Sechelt and on the remote and wild Thormanby Islands
Trip
Fri, Sep 29, 2017 - Sun, Oct 1, 2017
(12:00 AM)
Safe Surf Launching and Landing Course
This course will give you the basic skills and knowledge to land and launch safely on surf beaches and increase your confidence in rough water. This is not a course on surfing.
Training Course

October 2017

Date Event Type
Mon, Oct 2, 2017
(12:00 AM)
October Meeting: TBA
Details for this meeting's speaker are being finalized and will be posted once confirmed. ********************** Come at 7:00 p.m. to socialize — meeting and presentation...
Meeting, Public
Sat, Oct 14, 2017
(All Day)
Day Trip-Harrison River-(2B)
Join us for this all-day, always fun, event. This is an easy (but fairly long) float from Harrison Hot Springs down the river to Kilby Regional...
Trip
Sun, Oct 22, 2017
(9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
English Bay (2B)
Circumnavigate English Bay on a 12 mile (20km) route exploring the entire coastline.
Trip

November 2017

Date Event Type
Mon, Nov 6, 2017
(7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
November Meeting: Extending Your Years into a Lifetime of Kayaking: Tips for young and old to make those back-bending moves easier for loading kayaks, on the water and in camp.
In May 2015  Jaquie & I ran a SKABC evening “Over 50’s kayaking”.  We offered 32 tips and techniques to make kayaking much easier for everyone,...
Meeting, Public

February 2018

Date Event Type
Mon, Feb 5, 2018
(7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
February meeting: Disappearing Sea Stars & Cedar Beach Ocean Lodge
Guest speaker: Andy Lamb - local author of several books on BC coast sea life and co-owner of Cedar Beach Ocean Lodge In the summer...
Meeting, Public