Category Archives: general interest

Generally for information about non-SKABC initiated activities, e.g. presentations by third-parties that may be of interest to our members.

Extensive work done by club this summer in Howe Sound

2020 has seen a number of significant projects at the Howe Sound Recreation Sites. The first was the completion of the volunteer-built prototype Bain Creek composting toilet, and work on the access trail. We will be evaluating the performance of … Continue reading

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New way to buy maritime charts locally

Looking a chart for an upcoming trip? You can get them in Vancouver at Chartworld. Since Covid started and distribution has changed, Chartworld is the only company licensed in Western Canada to print them. Member Mike Gilbert passed along the … Continue reading

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Ecomarine’s liquidation may be announced soon

Thanks Nancy M for the heads up on Ecomarine’s liquidation — the following is from Jericho’s newsletter: Details are still being finalized for the liquidation of Ecomarine’s inventory. It could be announced as early as today. Maynard’s is the liquidator; … Continue reading

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Gulf Islands National Park Tour in July

Tour most of the places in the Gulf Island National Park in July. The Gulf Islands Park is one of easier place to paddle for newer paddlers. Space is limited to 10 max. See trips details below https://www.skabc.org/events-2/gulf-islands-tour-c2/

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Open position on club executive – Secretary

Looking for a way to get involved with the club? Join the exec as the Secretary. You’ll be right in the middle of the action as this is a directorship. What’s involved: Assist preparing agenda for monthly executive meetings Take … Continue reading

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