Past Trips

Looking for inspiration? Browse this list of past SKABC trips for ideas and information.

The trips are ordered by date, most recent first.

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

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

July 2017

Date Event Type
Sun, Jul 23, 2017
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Sunset Paddle: Blackie Spit to Serpentine River (2B) DATE CHANGED
Shoreline paddle with a picnic dinner just prior to sunset
Trip
Sat, Jul 22, 2017
(8:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Indian Arm Archaeology (1B) (TRIP FULL)
Explore the unknown aboriginal settlements on the lower Indian Arm, and learn how to identify and respect these culturally-important sites.
Trip
Mon, Jul 17, 2017 - Sat, Jul 22, 2017
(All Day)
Desolation Sound and Discovery Islands Camping (2B/2C)
This Trip is now Full This is multiday paddling and camping trip in Desolation Sound and the Discovery Islands group. The waters of this area are...
Trip

June 2017

Date Event Type
Sat, Jun 24, 2017 - Sun, Jun 25, 2017
(All Day)
Granite Falls (2B)
Summary: This trip is ideal for those new to kayak camping.  We’ll launch from the beach at Deep Cove rental. First targeted rest stop will...
Trip
Sun, Jun 18, 2017 - Sat, Jun 24, 2017
(All Day)
Broken Islands Group Kayak Camping (2A-3B) TRIP FULL
Visit the beautiful and popular Broken Group before the summer crowds arrive. This trip can accommodate newer kayak campers but requires that paddlers be able to...
Trip
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
(8:00 AM - 5:30 PM)
Bowen Island Circumnavigation – Classification (3D) 24 NM
Circumnavigation of Bowen Island, including passing through Pasley Group. Difficulty depends on the wind. Wind and waves can be significant along Bowen south side. Wetsuit or...
Trip
Sun, Jun 11, 2017
(9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Anvil I. and Pam Rocks (3C)
Explore central Howe Sound and sea lion and bird colonies.
Trip
Thu, Jun 8, 2017
(9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Barnet Marine Park to Cates Park (2B)
Meet up at 9:00am at the lower drop off zone. When you turn off of Barnet Hwy keep to the right as you turn the...
Trip
Sat, Jun 3, 2017
(9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Crescent Beach to White Rock (2C)
A shoreline paddle from Boundary into Semiahmoo Bay, with a lunch stop in White Rock
Trip

May 2017

Date Event Type
Fri, May 19, 2017 - Mon, May 22, 2017
(All Day)
Pender Island Base Camp and Day Paddles (2B)
A weekend to South Pender, Saturna, Samuel, and Mayne Islands
Trip
Fri, May 19, 2017 - Tue, May 23, 2017
(All Day)
Gulf Islands (2B)
May long weekend base camping. This may be of interest to someone who is new to kayak camping. Destination possibilities are: Blackberry Point on Valdes...
Trip
Tue, May 16, 2017
(9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Barnet Marine Park to Cates Park (2B)
This is a tour around the intersection of Burrard Inlet and Indian Arm, with a lunch stop at Cates Park.
Trip
Sat, May 13, 2017
(9:30 AM - 2:30 PM)
Blackie Spit to Elgin Park return (1B)
Paddle into the Nicomekl River to Elgin Park where we will get off the water to have a lunch break before returning back to Crescent Beach.
Trip
Wed, May 10, 2017
(2:30 PM - 6:00 PM)
Ladner Marshes (2B)
We will paddle from the Wellington Point Park around some islands, then upriver past Ladner Village towards Deas Slough, and return.
Trip
Sat, May 6, 2017
(All Day)
Paddles up for the ANNUAL SPRING FLING!
This spring paddle and dinner event is open to all, club members and the public, but you must RSVP to join us by emailing karinhartner@gmail.com.
Social, Trip

April 2017

Date Event Type
Sun, Apr 30, 2017
(8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
South Howe Sound Bowen Bay (2B)
A good early season trip through the archipelago off the west side of Bowen Island. This trip is suitable for beginners.
Trip
Sat, Apr 29, 2017 - Sun, Apr 30, 2017
(8:30 AM - 6:30 PM)
Galiano2! Overnight basecamp, paddling and skills practice (1A)
A Saturday-Sunday get-away to camp on Galiano Island and paddle along the wilderness shores of this southern Gulf Island. Dinner and Brunch will be potluck extravaganzas, if this one is anything like last year's event!
Trip
Sat, Apr 29, 2017
(All Day)
Ambleside to Eagle Harbour (2B-2C)
This is a great early season tune-up for those who haven't been paddling all winter.
Trip

March 2017

Date Event Type
Sun, Mar 26, 2017
(9:00 AM - 1:30 PM)
Ambleside to Lighthouse Park (2B)
Launch Time:  9:30 am Launch Location:  Ambleside Beach at the foot of 13th Street, just east of the Hollyburn Sailing Club. Duration: Approximately 4 hours Distance:...
Trip
Sun, Mar 19, 2017
(10:00 AM - 2:00 PM)
Last Day of Winter Paddle – Ladner Marshes (1A)
It's almost spring, and so let the fun start a day early!  (The equinox is Monday morning, the very next day.) Meeting time: 10:00am Duration: approx....
Trip

January 2017

Date Event Type
Sat, Jan 28, 2017
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Alouette & Pitt Rivers Day Trip
Day trip starting 09:00 (B1/2) Departing from Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows (exact location tbd). Free day parking. Might arrange a shuttle for one way trip to...
Trip
Sat, Jan 28, 2017 - Sun, Jan 29, 2017
(All Day)
Fairview Bay Hut – cancelled
Logistical problems have led to trip cancellation and its replacement with local day trip.
Trip

November 2016

Date Event Type
Sun, Nov 6, 2016
(10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
English Bay Day Trip (B2)
Date/Time: Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Launch location: Jericho Sailing Centre Roughly 13 NM Circumnavigation of English Bay: Jericho –Science World...
Trip

October 2016

Date Event Type
Sat, Oct 29, 2016
(All Day)
Harrison River (B2) Postponed to October 29
This is a fun day which always is a highlight of the fall season as we enjoy great company, scenery, aboriginal rock art at our picnic...
Trip
Sat, Oct 22, 2016
(12:00 AM)
Pitt Lake B2 Saturday October 22
Duration: 10 nautical miles (20km); 3-4 hours of paddling (not including breaks) Pre-requisite skills & equipment: Some paddling experience (comfortable in waves) Skilled in self-and...
Trip
Sun, Oct 2, 2016
(9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Fraser River Hope to Agassiz 2016
Kayak down the Fraser River from Hope to Agassiz Oct 2nd 2016 Meet at take out point near Agassiz Rossdale Bridge Takeout meet here at first:...
Trip
Sun, Oct 2, 2016
(8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Alouette Lake Day Trip (C2)
Date/Time: Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016. 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Launch location: South end of Alouette Lake. Paddle to the north end of Alouette Lk....
Trip

September 2016

Date Event Type
Wed, Sep 28, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Sep 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Sep 21, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Sep 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Fri, Sep 16, 2016 - Sun, Sep 18, 2016
(All Day)
Trip to the Thormanby Islands (B2) – FULL
Trip now Full Trip to the Thormanby Islands   September 16th, catching the 9:25am ferry from Horseshoe Bay to Langdale (strongly recommend making a ferry reservation)....
Trip
Wed, Sep 14, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Sep 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Sep 7, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Sep 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

August 2016

Date Event Type
Wed, Aug 31, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Aug 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 24, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Aug 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Thu, Aug 18, 2016
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Sunset Paddle: Blackie Spit to Serpentine River (B2)
Evening paddle at high tide from Blackie Spit at Crescent Beach into the Serpentine River. Pack a picnic supper! Sunset is at 8:30. Contact Susan...
Trip
Wed, Aug 17, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Aug 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 10, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Aug 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 3, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Aug 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

July 2016

Date Event Type
Wed, Jul 27, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jul 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Jul 23, 2016 - Sun, Jul 24, 2016
(12:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Howe Sound Overnight Paddle: Wilderness Camp by a Waterfall (2A/3A)
The BC Marine Trails campsite "Tantalus" is the destination for a hopefully calm Saturday night by a waterfall.  In the image below, the launch point...
Trip
Sat, Jul 23, 2016
(10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Saturday July 23rd, Day Trip- Blackie Spit to White Rock Return (B1)
This trip is suitable for beginners as long as it is not windy. Meet at the parking lot in Crescent Beach at 10 am, launch...
Trip
Wed, Jul 20, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jul 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Jul 16, 2016
(1:30 PM - 4:30 PM)
Beginners’ Paddle: Ladner Marshes (1A)
This short, 6 nautical mile (11 km) paddle around Barber and Gunn Islands in the south arm of the Fraser River (between Richmond and Delta)...
Trip
Wed, Jul 13, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jul 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Jul 9, 2016
(1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Indian Arm Beginner Paddle (A1)
Immediately after the Saturday morning Monthly Rescue Practice (and a BBQ potluck lunch), join in a light paddle in Indian Arm for two hours to...
Trip
Wed, Jul 6, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jul 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 - Sat, Jul 9, 2016
(12:00 AM)
Paddle Nootka Sound: Catala Island Marine Park and Nuchatliz – Level 3C
July 1 drive to Zeballos, Water taxi July 2 from Zeballos into the sound. Water taxi July 8 to Zeballos - In Vancouver by Saturday...
Trip

June 2016

Date Event Type
Wed, Jun 29, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jun 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jun 22, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jun 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Thu, Jun 16, 2016 - Thu, Jun 23, 2016
(12:00 AM)
Deer Group Multi-day Trip (2B-3B)
This is a beautiful group of islands opposite the Broken Group in Barkley Sound. There are many sea caves and rock gardens to exploreand some...
Trip
Wed, Jun 15, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jun 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jun 15, 2016 - Sun, Jun 19, 2016
(All Day)
Howe Sound Marine Trail (C2)
Trip on the Howe Sound Marine trail is being planned for June 15 (5 days). If you interested in this trip please contact Barry Dutour or...
Trip
Sun, Jun 12, 2016 - Fri, Jun 17, 2016
(12:00 AM)
Sechart Lodge & Broken Group June 13 – 17 (2B – 3B).
We plan to catch the Frances Barkley from Port Alberni to Sechart Lodge on Monday June 13, returning Friday June 17.  For info on the...
Trip
Sat, Jun 11, 2016
(8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)
Around Bowen Island (C4)
Paddle around Bowen Island June 11 2016 This one of the must enjoyable long Paddling trips close to the City. The distance is roughly 21...
Trip
Sat, Jun 11, 2016 - Sun, Jun 12, 2016
(12:00 AM)
Kayak Cuisine Weekend Trip (C3)
Tired of instant noodles or pasta for dinner every night of your kayak trip? Frustrated with the high cost/low taste freeze dried packaged meals? Planning...
Trip
Wed, Jun 8, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jun 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jun 1, 2016
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Jun 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

May 2016

Date Event Type
Mon, May 30, 2016 - Sun, Jun 5, 2016
(All Day)
Clayoquat Sound May 30th to Jun 5th (C3)
Paddle Clayoquat Sound starting from Tofino harbour.  This trip can have a range experiences from protected waters to open ocean including some surf beaches. Classification for this trip C2 to...
Trip
Sat, May 28, 2016
(12:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Fraser River Marshes (B2)
Join us on the Fraser River for a scenic paddle in the marshes and a look at the float homes of Ladner. Launch is at...
Trip
Wed, May 25, 2016
(5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (May 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, May 22, 2016 - Sat, May 28, 2016
(All Day)
Deer Group Multi-Day (Class C3)
Paddle the Deer Group May 22nd to 28th Barkley Sound West Coast Vancouver Island Max. 6 paddlers (2B/3C) We will carpool to Bamfield on Sunday...
Trip
Fri, May 20, 2016 - Tue, May 24, 2016
(All Day)
Southern Gulf Islands- 5days/4nights camping (B3)
The exact destinations are still to be determined, perhaps by the group that forms. Launch and return site will be Sidney or Swartz Bay. Potential...
Trip
Wed, May 18, 2016
(5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (May 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, May 14, 2016
(All Day)
Day paddle – Sasamat Lake Rescue Practice
This week's trip is the Rescue Practice at Sasamat Lake. Please see the Training Course Schedule to sign up for this free event.
Trip
Wed, May 11, 2016
(5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (May 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, May 7, 2016
(9:00 AM - 10:00 PM)
Paddles Up for the Spring Fling (A1/B2)
Dust off your kayaks and air out your gear, Limber up your backs, cuz the Spring Fling is here! THE PADDLE There are 3 destinations...
Public, Social, Trip
Wed, May 4, 2016
(5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (May 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

April 2016

Date Event Type
Sat, Apr 30, 2016
(9:30 AM - 3:00 PM)
Ambleside to Eagle Harbour Day Paddle (2B/3B)
Please note that the date of this trip has changed from April 23 to April 30. Meet at Ambleside Beach at 9:30, to prepare to...
Trip
Wed, Apr 27, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Apr 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Apr 24, 2016
(12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
New Beginners' Paddle: Ladner Marshes (1A)
This short, 6 nautical mile (11 km) paddle around Barber and Gunn Islands in the south arm of the Fraser River (between Richmond and Delta)...
Public, Trip
Wed, Apr 20, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Apr 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Apr 17, 2016
(8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
South Howe Sound (2B)
A good early season trip through the archipelago off the west side of Bowen Island. This trip is suitable for beginners. Please register after March...
Trip
Thu, Apr 14, 2016
(10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Midweek Day Paddle in Vancouver-April 14-1/A-1/B depending on conditions
Meet at Deep Cove Kayak Rental location at 10 am for a 10:30 launch then go for a leisurely paddle over to Belcarra and Twin Islands....
Trip
Wed, Apr 13, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Apr 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 6, 2016
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles (A1) (Apr 2016)
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

February 2016

Date Event Type
Sun, Feb 7, 2016
(8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Early Season Day Paddle from West Vancouver (B2)
Day paddle Mon 8 Feb  8 am Launch & land W Vancouver Start Caulfield Cv. Proposed Route Pt Atkinson, Passage I, Apodaca Park Bowen I -...
Trip

October 2015

Date Event Type
Sun, Oct 25, 2015
(9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Now Full: Harrison Trip to watch the Salmon Oct 25th
This trip is now full! Thanks for your interest.  Accepting names for a waitlist. This all-day, down-river event starts at 9:00 AM at the put-in...
Trip
Sun, Oct 4, 2015
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Ambleside to Eagle Harbour. (B2)
Launch from the public boat ramp immediately west of Hollyburn Sailing Club, West Vancouver. On the water at 9:00 AM. Wetsuit or drysuit recommended. Paddle...
Trip

September 2015

Date Event Type
Wed, Sep 30, 2015
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles September – Cancelled
The Sept dates for this series have been cancelled due organizer being away. Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April...
Trip
Sun, Sep 27, 2015
(10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Tsleil-Watuth paddle from Rocky Point to Cates Park and back
Welcome to our 4th annual gathering to protect the Salish Sea from Kinder Morgan pipeline and tanker expansion! Please invite your friends and make note...
Trip
Wed, Sep 23, 2015
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles September – Cancelled
The Sept dates for this series have been cancelled due organizer being away. Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April...
Trip
Wed, Sep 16, 2015
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles September – Cancelled
The Sept dates for this series have been cancelled due organizer being away. Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April...
Trip
Sun, Sep 13, 2015
(8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Granite Falls, Indian Arm (C2)
Launch from Deep Cove Canoe & Kayak Centre, Deep Cove. On the water at 8:00 AM. Wetsuit or drysuit recommended. Paddle along the shoreline to...
Trip
Wed, Sep 9, 2015
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles September – Cancelled
The Sept dates for this series have been cancelled due organizer being away. Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April...
Trip
Sat, Sep 5, 2015 - Sat, Sep 12, 2015
(All Day)
Quadra Trip – Discovery Islands
Saturday, Sept 5, 2015 – Saturday, Sept 12, 2015 Quadra Island Area Trip – Class (2B) – Depart Vancouver at 8:30 Saturday morning, ferry to Nanaimo, drive...
Trip
Fri, Sep 4, 2015 - Mon, Sep 7, 2015
(All Day)
Mayne Event 2015
Event This Mayne Island weekend camping trip traditionally takes place on Labour Day Weekend. The pot luck dinner on Saturday night is one of the highlights...
Trip
Wed, Sep 2, 2015
(5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles September – Cancelled
The Sept dates for this series have been cancelled due organizer being away. Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April...
Trip

August 2015

Date Event Type
Sun, Aug 30, 2015
(8:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Defence Islands, Christie Islet and Anvil Island. August 30th (C3)
A 12 to 14 nautical mile trip out of Porteau Cove that will circle Anvil Island and includes Defense Islands and Christie Inlet . Typically the afternoon...
Trip
Wed, Aug 26, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles August
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles August
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles August
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles August
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

July 2015

Date Event Type
Wed, Jul 29, 2015
(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles July
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Jul 25, 2015 - Sun, Aug 2, 2015
(12:00 AM)
Broughton Group class B3
Paddle the Broughton group Class B3 Launch from Telegraph Cove 1 PM (slack tide) July 25 return Aug 2 Paddlers should be comfortable with paddling in...
Trip
Wed, Jul 22, 2015
(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles July
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jul 15, 2015
(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles July
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Tue, Jul 14, 2015 - Tue, Jul 21, 2015
(12:00 AM)
Nootka Sound
Paddle Nootka Sound Class B2 Launch from Cougar Creek July 14 return July 21 Planned to Visit Bligh Island Marine park, Nootka, Friendly cove and west...
Trip
Sun, Jul 12, 2015
(7:30 AM - 6:00 PM)
Bowen I. Circumnavigation
Launch from Bachelor Bay.  On the water at7:30 AM. Wetsuit or drysuit recommended. Circumnavigation of Bowen I., including passing through Pasley Group. Difficulty depends on...
Trip
Wed, Jul 8, 2015
(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles July
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jul 1, 2015
(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles July
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

June 2015

Date Event Type
Sat, Jun 27, 2015 - Sun, Jul 5, 2015
(All Day)
Quadra Island Area Trip – Class (2B)
- Depart Vancouver at a leisurely pace Saturday morning, ferry to Nanaimo, drive to Cambell River (approx. 5 hours from Vancouver) - Ferry from Cambell River to...
Trip
Sat, Jun 27, 2015 - Sun, Jun 28, 2015
(All Day)
Kayak Cuisine Weekend Trip (C3) Firm Dates Jun27/28
This trip has been updated to change Dates to June 27/28 If you are tired of instant noodles or expensive and not so tasty freeze...
Trip
Wed, Jun 24, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles June
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Jun 21, 2015 - Sat, Jun 27, 2015
(12:00 AM)
Broken Group Trip
THIS TRIP IS NOW FULL If you are newer multi-day tripper or if the Broken Islands is on your bucket list, this is a 6 nighter to...
Trip
Wed, Jun 17, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles June
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Jun 14, 2015
(12:00 AM)
Opening of the Howe Sound Sea to Sky Marine Trail – Time TBD
Planning of SKABC's participation in this event is underway! Check back for more details! Background information from the SKABC Newsletter is below: As many of...
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Wed, Jun 10, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles June
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jun 3, 2015
(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles June
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
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May 2015

Date Event Type
Sat, May 30, 2015
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Big Brothers Kayak Event
This has become an annual event and is very much appreciated by the big and little brothers and sisters who participate. The event is popular...
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Wed, May 27, 2015
(5:30 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles May
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, May 20, 2015
(5:30 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles May
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Fri, May 15, 2015 - Mon, May 18, 2015
(All Day)
Pender Island Base Camp and Day Paddles May 15 to May 18
Base Camp at Prior Centenial Campground Day Paddle each day from Mortimer Spit on South Pender Possible destinations South Pender, Saturna, Samuel or Mayne Islands...
Trip
Fri, May 15, 2015 - Tue, May 19, 2015
(12:00 AM)
Desolation Sound-launch Lund, return Okeover
THIS TRIP IS FULL This trip is a nice tune-up for the summer paddling season. It requires a bit of car shuttling but distances are...
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Wed, May 13, 2015
(5:30 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles May
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, May 6, 2015
(5:30 PM - 9:30 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles May
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, May 2, 2015
(9:00 AM - 7:00 PM)
Annual Spring Fling – Deep Cove
Paddle and Dinner Saturday May 2nd Members and non-members welcome. Basic paddling skills required for the paddle. Launch at … Deep cove in Panorama park....
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April 2015

Date Event Type
Wed, Apr 29, 2015
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles April
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 22, 2015
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles April
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Apr 19, 2015
(9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Southern part of Howe Sound Sunday, April 19. (B2)
An interesting paddle through the islands in the southern part of Howe Sound. Total paddle distance will be between 6 to 8 nautical miles. The put...
Trip
Wed, Apr 15, 2015
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles April
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 8, 2015
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles April
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 1, 2015
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles April
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
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March 2015

Date Event Type
Sat, Mar 21, 2015
(12:00 AM)
Spring Equinox Paddle and Potluck March 21
The Hollyburn Sailing club invites SKABC members to participate in a joint paddle and potluck The Spring, or Vernal, Equinox marks the Earth's cycle around...
Trip
Sun, Mar 8, 2015
(10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Circumnavigation of English Bay (B2)
Launch from Jericho Sailing Centre (free parking in March). On the water at 10:00 AM. Wetsuit or drysuit required. Circumnavigation of English Bay: Jericho –Science...
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December 2014

Date Event Type
Sat, Dec 20, 2014
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Winter Solstice paddle Hollyburn Sailing Club to Dundarave
Hollyburn Sailing Club is organizing a Winter Solstice paddle to Dundarave on the evening of Saturday 20th December, and we would like to invite the...
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October 2014

Date Event Type
Sun, Oct 26, 2014
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Ambleside – Eagle Harbour. B2
Oct. 26. Ambleside - Eagle Harbour. B2 Fall Colors paddle from Amberside. Launch at Boat Launch west of Hollyburn Sailing club Contact Philip Kubik philroku@gmail.com
Trip
Sat, Oct 18, 2014
(All Day)
Harrison River Day Paddle
This is an all-day event. Float down the Harrison River from Harrison Hot Springs to Kilby Regional Park. Watch spawning salmon and eagles feeding on...
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September 2014

Date Event Type
Sun, Sep 28, 2014
(8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Alouette Lake C2
Sunday, Sept. 28  Alouette Lake C2. Paddle from boat launch to the north end of the lake Philip Kubik <philroku@gmail.com>
Trip
Wed, Sep 24, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Sep 21, 2014
(12:00 AM - 6:00 AM)
Fraser River from Hope to Aggassiz Sept 21 (C3)
Participants should have done the Currents Course or equivalent or have experience in fast moving water. Must bring: Lunch and water Emergency change of clothes...
Trip
Sat, Sep 20, 2014 - Wed, Sep 24, 2014
(All Day)
Desolation Sound Sept 20 to 24 Clasification B2/3
Desolation Sound Sat 20 Sept to Wed Sept 24 2014 Group size: Minimum 5 participants,  Maximum 8 Day 1: Leave lower mainland Saturday 20 September 9:22 am...
Trip
Wed, Sep 17, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Sep 10, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Sep 6, 2014
(9:30 AM - 4:00 PM)
Day Paddle-Paisley Islands from Bowen Bay (weather-dependent)
This is a pretty area on the west side of Bowen Island. The trip is suitable for newer paddlers as long as the weather cooperates....
Trip
Fri, Sep 5, 2014 - Sun, Sep 7, 2014
(8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
TRIP FULL Thormanby Islands Sept (B3)
Weekend Trip to the Thormanby Islands  TRIP FULL September 5th, catching the 9:25am ferry from Horseshoe Bay to Langdale (strongly recommend making a ferry reservation). Return...
Trip
Wed, Sep 3, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

August 2014

Date Event Type
Fri, Aug 29, 2014 - Mon, Sep 1, 2014
(All Day)
Mayne Event (Labour Day Weekend) (A1 and up)
Our Annual Summer's end Mayne Event Social Weekend Camping at Seal Beach Paddling from various locations from Mayne Island Pot Luck Dinner on Saturday Night...
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Wed, Aug 27, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 20, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Aug 17, 2014
(All Day)
Defence Islands, Christie Islet and Anvil Island. August 17th (C3)
A 12 to 14 nautical mile trip out of Porteau Cove that will circle Anvil Island and includes Defense Islands and Christie Inlet . Typically the afternoon...
Trip
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Aug 10, 2014
(8:00 AM - 4:30 PM)
Bowen Island Circumnavigation D2
Bowen Island circumnavigation, D2 Launch from Bachelor Bay. This is one best longer day trips close to Vancouver. Launch early at 8:00 AM Contact Philip...
Trip
Wed, Aug 6, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Aug 6, 2014 - Wed, Aug 13, 2014
(All Day)
Nuchatlitz Aug 6 to 13 Class B3
Paddle Nuchatlitz Group Aug 6 to 13 Located at the North end of Nootka Island Classification B3 Drive to Zeballos. Water taxi out. Base camping. Experienced paddler/campers....
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July 2014

Date Event Type
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jul 23, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jul 16, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Jul 13, 2014 - Fri, Aug 1, 2014
(All Day)
Haida Gwaii 2014 Trip Full
On water Jul 15-31. Experienced campers/paddlers. Split trip some doing all days some leaving July 25, Some arriving July 22 TRIP FULL
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Sat, Jul 12, 2014
(8:00 PM - 10:30 PM)
Ladner Moonlight Paddle (a SKABC and PIKA co-sponsered event)
A sunset/full moon paddle.  This will be a dual club event, both PIKA and SKABC members invited.  Come and meet some fellow paddlers.  Launch from...
Trip
Wed, Jul 9, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Jul 2, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

June 2014

Date Event Type
Mon, Jun 30, 2014 - Sat, Jul 5, 2014
(All Day)
Clayoquot Sound Tofino C3
Clayoquot Sound June 30 to July 5 Possible stopping points Vargas island, Cow Bay, Hot Springs cove, White Sands, the Whaler islets Contact Bruce Pickwell  bruce.pickwell@telus.net
Trip
Wed, Jun 25, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Jun 22, 2014 - Sat, Jun 28, 2014
(12:00 AM)
TRIP FULL-Deer Group Trip (B3)
Multi-day trip to Deer Group Islands in Barkley Sound. Sunday to Saturday-June 22-28-Overnight stay in Port Alberni, then drive to Bamfield for launch. We will...
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Sat, Jun 21, 2014
(9:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
Crescent Beach – White Rock (B2) TRIP FULL
The put in/ take out will be at Blackie Spit, Crescent Beach.  Lots of free parking and there is  a public washroom. Every Spring the...
Trip
Wed, Jun 18, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Jun 14, 2014
(9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
BIG BROTHERS / SISTERS ANNUAL KAYAK EVENT
This year’s event will be held on Saturday June 14, 2014, launching from Panorama Park, Deep Cove, North Vancouver. The day will follow the usual...
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Wed, Jun 11, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, Jun 7, 2014 - Sun, Jun 8, 2014
(12:00 AM)
Kayak Cuisine Weekend Trip (B 2)
June 7/8 "Kayak Cuisine Rebooted"          B 2 Because of popular demand and a kind offer of assistance the Kayak Cuisine weekend...
Trip
Wed, Jun 4, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

May 2014

Date Event Type
Thu, May 29, 2014 - Sun, Jun 1, 2014
(All Day)
Pender /Prevost Island B2
Location: Pender Island launching at Port Washington Meet Thursday evening and stay at Bill Murdoch's cabin, Friday and Saturday camping on Prevost Island. Day trip...
Trip
Wed, May 28, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, May 25, 2014
(8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Indian Arm to Granite Falls Day Trip D2
Indian Arm to Granite Falls Day Trip D2 Paddle from Deep Cove to Granite Falls and return day trip. Contact Philip Kubik <philroku@gmail.com>
Trip
Sun, May 25, 2014 - Sat, May 31, 2014
(12:00 AM)
Broken Islands Mentored Trip May 25-31 (B2)
May 25-31 2014 4 students and 2-3 instructors This trip is set-up for Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate paddlers. You have some paddling experience and are recommended...
Trip
Wed, May 21, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Fri, May 16, 2014 - Tue, May 20, 2014
(12:00 AM)
TRIP FULL-Copeland Islands Marine Park-May long weekend -4 nights
Leave Friday-return Tuesday (some can leave Monday, if necessary--we will paddle you to launch site). Base Camp-Copelands-day paddles to Malaspina Inlet, Savary Island, etc. Will...
Trip
Fri, May 16, 2014 - Mon, May 19, 2014
(All Day)
Pender Island Base Camp May Long Weekend Day Trips (B1)
Base Camp at Prior Centennial Campground on Pender Island Day trip from Mortimer Spit on South Pender Victoria Day Long weekend May 16th to 19th 2014 Class=...
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Wed, May 14, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, May 10, 2014
(9:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
Blackie Spit Crescent Beach B2
The put in/ take out will be at Blackie Spit, Crescent Beach.  Lots of free parking and there is  a public washroom. Every Spring the...
Trip
Wed, May 7, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sat, May 3, 2014
(9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Spring Fling Paddle and Social (A1)
This is the highlight of the spring social scene and always a well attended event. A paddle from Deep Cove followed by a social catered...
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April 2014

Date Event Type
Wed, Apr 30, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 16, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Sun, Apr 13, 2014
(All Day)
Southern part of Howe Sound Sunday, April 13. (B2)
An interesting paddle through the islands in the southern part of Howe Sound. Total paddle distance will be between 6 to 8 nautical miles. The put...
Trip
Wed, Apr 9, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip
Wed, Apr 2, 2014
(5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Wed Evening Dropin Paddles
Paddle from Lowry lane in North Van every Wed Night from April to September Destinations and routes will vary each week. Please ensure you bring a...
Trip

December 2013

Date Event Type
Tue, Dec 31, 2013
(All Day)
SKABC 2013 Trips
I am posting this trip as a template for the upcoming paddling season. It's time for all of us to start planning our trips and...
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October 2013

Date Event Type
Sat, Oct 19, 2013
(8:45 AM - 5:00 PM)
Harrison River Day Trip
This is an all-day outing. We meet at 9am at Harrison Hot Springs and unload kayaks. Cars are then driven to the take-out at Kilby...
Trip
Wed, Oct 16, 2013
(10:30 AM - 3:00 PM)
Wednesday (note day change) paddle–Oct 16–Maplewood Flats
This may be a paddle for bird lovers. We meet at Strathcona Park near Deep Cove in North Vancouver and paddle towards Second Narrows to...
Trip
Thu, Oct 10, 2013
(9:30 AM - 3:00 PM)
Thursday October 10th Paddle
Meet at Locarno Beach (free parking) for an English Bay Paddle. On water at 10 am. Picnic at Stanley Park weather permitting....   Paddle is...
Trip
Thu, Oct 3, 2013
(10:00 AM - 2:00 PM)
Thursday Oct 3 Paddle
False Creek Paddle Launch at Vanier Park Boat launch by the now-defunct Coast Guard station. Paddle under the Burrard Street Bridge along one side of...
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September 2013

Date Event Type
Thu, Sep 26, 2013
(10:30 AM - 4:00 PM)
Thursday Paddle-September 26
This will be a paddle on the Fraser River leaving from the public dock near Sharkey's Restaurant in Ladner Village. The tide will be quite...
Trip
Sat, Sep 21, 2013
(9:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Fraser River Hope to Agassiz
Kayak down the Fraser River from Hope to Agassiz Sept 21st 2013 Meet at take out point near Agassiz Rossdale Bridge Takeout meet here at...
Trip
Thu, Sep 19, 2013
(9:30 AM - 3:30 PM)
September 19 Day Paddle
Day paddle from Rocky Point Park public boat launch in Port Moody to Deep Cove for lunch at Nancy's Cafe. Meet at 09:30, on water...
Trip
Thu, Sep 12, 2013
(9:30 AM - 4:00 PM)
September 12th Day Paddle
12 September Day tripCrescent Beach to White Rock return. Meet at 9:30 am at Blackie Spit parking lot. Launch at 10 am. Bring a lunch...
Trip

August 2013

Date Event Type
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 - Mon, Sep 2, 2013
(All Day)
Mayne Event Labour Day weekend
The Mayne Event is held annually at Mayne Island Eco Camping (aka Seal Beach). Located in Miners Bay on Mayne Island. The highlight of the...
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Thu, Aug 29, 2013
(All Day)
Thursday 29 August Day Paddle
Join us for a day on the Fraser River. We will launch from the public dock by Sharkey's in the Village of Ladner. Hopefully the...
Trip
Thu, Aug 22, 2013
(12:00 AM)
Thursday Day Paddles
We are starting regular day paddles Thursdays through August and September and maybe thereafter. We will at varying times but events will be approximately 10am...
Trip
Wed, Aug 21, 2013
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Weekly Wednesday night paddles — check “Callouts” for launch time and place.
Majbritt and Mike Schmidt will be kayaking every Wednesday evening until DST disappears or they go on vacation.  The launch location is very dependent on the weather warnings...
Trip
Wed, Aug 14, 2013
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Weekly Wednesday night paddles — check “Callouts” for launch time and place.
Majbritt and Mike Schmidt will be kayaking every Wednesday evening until DST disappears or they go on vacation.  The launch location is very dependent on the weather warnings...
Trip
Wed, Aug 7, 2013
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Weekly Wednesday night paddles — check “Callouts” for launch time and place.
Majbritt and Mike Schmidt will be kayaking every Wednesday evening until DST disappears or they go on vacation.  The launch location is very dependent on the weather warnings...
Trip

July 2013

Date Event Type
Wed, Jul 31, 2013
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Weekly Wednesday night paddles — check “Callouts” for launch time and place.
Majbritt and Mike Schmidt will be kayaking every Wednesday evening until DST disappears or they go on vacation.  The launch location is very dependent on the weather warnings...
Trip
Fri, Jul 26, 2013 - Tue, Jul 30, 2013
(12:00 AM)
Desolation Sound July 26th to 30th
Launch from Okeover Arm July 26th and paddle into Desolation Sound Visit the Curme Islets, Tenedos Bay, Roscoe Cove and Teakerne Arm Classification C2/3 Contact...
Trip
Wed, Jul 24, 2013
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Weekly Wednesday night paddles — check “Callouts” for launch time and place.
Majbritt and Mike Schmidt will be kayaking every Wednesday evening until DST disappears or they go on vacation.  The launch location is very dependent on the weather warnings...
Trip
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 - Thu, Jul 25, 2013
(All Day)
God’s Pocket and Beyond – July 18 – 25
Plan on launch from Pt. Hardy July 19. Explore God's Pocket Marine Park, Nigei and Hope Islands. Weather permitting, we'll also cross Gordon Channel to...
Trip
Wed, Jul 17, 2013
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Weekly Wednesday night paddles — check “Callouts” for launch time and place.
Majbritt and Mike Schmidt will be kayaking every Wednesday evening until DST disappears or they go on vacation.  The launch location is very dependent on the weather warnings...
Trip
Wed, Jul 17, 2013 - Wed, Jul 24, 2013
(All Day)
Nuchatlitz and Nootka
Nuchatlitz and.Nootka July 17 to 24 Classification D4 Contact Bruce.pickwell.Telus.net ph. 6046133827
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