Registration open for June paddles
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June Club Meeting featuring Justine Curgenven.
Featured guest speaker Justine Curgenven — topic “Haida Gwaii – Twice Around”. Tune in at 7pm for two short presentations — first Kathryn Anderson of Ocean Legacy, about education on recovering, clean-up and remanufacturing of ocean plastic. Then we’ll hear from Karina regarding BCMT’s Coastal Caretakers program. Club news and Justine’s presentation start at 7:30. After the meeting, chat with other club members in breakout rooms.
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SKABC is a Vancouver-based club of kayakers who love exploring the coast by kayak. We offer our members training covering beginner to advanced levels, trips organized by trained leaders, education and events from a wide variety of subject matter experts. We'd love to have you join us if you have a passion for kayaking too! Learn more about us ...
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CalendarSunMonTueWedThuFriSatSMTWTFS2612:00 AM - S Thormanby Spring Nature Safari A2 to B328293031127:00 PM - April Club Meeting4568:00 AM - Tantalus Landing - 3C8910111213141511:00 AM - Trip Leader Meeting1718192012:00 AM - Navigation Course2324255:30 PM - Jericho Wednesday Evening Paddle - 2B272810:00 AM - VHF Radio Review Workshop8:30 AM - Jericho Sunday Morning Paddle - 2B234512:00 AM - SKABC 40th ANNIVERSARY SPRING FLING1:30 PM - Spring Fling: Shoreline paddle (2A)03 AprFor April we welcome Cameron Fenton of Coast Wilderness Medicine for An Introduction to Wilderness First Aid and Cam Dalinghaus with BC Marine Trails. Public welcome! Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87424769869?pwd=VkN0ajZiWUVpUlJtcHVUaE9CMC9mQT09 Meeting ID: 874 2476 9869 Passcode: 40431707 AprFri, Apr 7, 20238:00 AM - 4:00 PMRoute to cover: Snow filled mountain tops. Shoreline scenes north of Porteau Cove, Furry Creek, Britannia Beach, Watts Point, Zorro Bay. Distance: 16 nm. Potential [...]16 AprSun, Apr 16, 202311:00 AM - 1:30 PMThose interested in leading club trips in 2023 are encouraged to attend our Spring Trip Leader Meeting at Me & Ed's Pizza in Burnaby.21 AprFri, Apr 21, 2023 - Sun, Apr 23, 2023All DayOn this trip, we'll share the group campsite with participants in the Navigation Course.22 AprSat, Apr 22, 2023 - Sun, Apr 23, 2023All DayThis course will teach participants the fundamentals of navigation, including using charts and compasses. You will learn how to follow a course to a destination and find your way home again with confidence. Log into the website for more information.26 AprWed, Apr 26, 20235:30 PM - 9:00 PMCome and have a fun Wednesday evening paddle in English Bay from Jericho Sailing Centre. Route will be determined by the ability of paddlers and [...]29 AprSat, Apr 29, 20239:00 AM - 12:00 PMThis kayak rolling clinic is aimed at those who have little or no rolling training or experience or those with some experience who wish to [...]29 AprSat, Apr 29, 202310:00 AM - 12:30 PMParticipants will review using VHF radio for both regular communication and for safety and emergency purposes. Use of styles of speech, abbreviations, code words, number [...]29 AprSat, Apr 29, 20231:00 PM - 4:00 PMThis kayak rolling clinic is aimed at those who have little or no rolling training or experience or those with some experience who wish to [...]30 AprSun, Apr 30, 20238:30 AM - 1:00 PMCome and have a fun Sunday morning paddle in English Bay from Jericho Sailing Centre. Route will be determined by the ability of paddlers and [...]01 MayJoin us for a presentation by JF Marleau on kayak fishing. The presentation will focus on kayak fishing sustenance on expeditions and proper kayak fishing for food and sport. Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87834086796?pwd=Z0FIMGNCd1BsOCtpSHExNnBpQWorQT09 Meeting ID: 878 3408 6796 Passcode: 85967906 MaySat, May 6, 2023All DaySign up for the pizza dinner here. You can also sign up for a paddle -- see the other event listings.06 MaySat, May 6, 20238:30 AM - 4:30 PMSpring Fling 40th Anniversary paddle! Our group will launch from Cates Park and have lunch at Thwaytes Landing.06 MaySat, May 6, 202310:30 AM - 4:30 PMSpring Fling 40th Anniversary paddle! Our group will paddle to have lunch at Twin Islands.06 MaySat, May 6, 20231:30 PM - 4:30 PMSpring Fling 40th Anniversary Paddle! This group will paddle along the shoreline to Deep Cove and back.Events on Mon, Mar 27, 202327 Mar27 Mar 23Halfmoon BayEvents on Mon, Apr 3, 202303 Apr3 Apr 23Events on Fri, Apr 7, 202307 Apr7 Apr 23SquamishEvents on Sun, Apr 16, 202316 Apr16 Apr 23Events on Fri, Apr 21, 202321 Apr21 Apr 23Galiano IslandEvents on Sat, Apr 22, 202322 Apr22 Apr 23Galiano IslandEvents on Wed, Apr 26, 202326 Apr26 Apr 23VancouverEvents on Sat, Apr 29, 202329 Apr29 Apr 23Vancouver29 Apr29 Apr 23Vancouver29 Apr29 Apr 23VancouverEvents on Sun, Apr 30, 202330 Apr30 Apr 23VancouverEvents on Mon, May 1, 202301 MayEvents on Sat, May 6, 202306 May6 May 23North Vancouver06 May6 May 23North Vancouver06 May6 May 23North Vancouver06 May6 May 23North Vancouver
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