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SKABC acknowledges that our activities span many Territories and Treaty areas. We recognize and thank the Indigenous peoples who live and care for these lands and waters today, and those many generations who did so in the past. Learn more
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CalendarSunMonTueWedThuFriSatSMTWTFS8:30 AM - Jericho Sunday Morning Paddle - 2B234512:00 AM - SKABC 40th ANNIVERSARY SPRING FLING1:30 PM - Spring Fling: Shoreline paddle (2A)891112:00 AM - Beginners Course - May 12-14 202312:00 AM - Stave Lake Overnight (2C)1516176:00 PM - Trip Leader Workshop (2 evenings)198:00 AM - White Rock Crabbing Paddle - 2B8:00 AM - Apodaca Park paddle - 3B2122232512:00 AM - Newcastle Island Marine Park Camping2829303115:30 PM - Remote First Aid (20 hr course)12:00 AM - Big Brothers and Big Sisters Paddle30 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.07 MaySun, May 7, 20239:00 AM - 3:00 PMJoin us for a Sunday morning paddle. Meet at Rocky Point at the boat launch at 9:00 am so we can be on the water [...]10 MayWed, May 10, 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 [...]10 MayWed, May 10, 20237:00 PM - 9:00 PMCoast Outdoors staff will share information and product knowledge on "dressing for the weather" and provide tips on what to consider before purchasing clothing, including [...]10 MayWed, May 10, 20238:00 PM - 9:00 PMOn Wed May 10th, Coast Outdoors staff will be sharing information and product knowledge on "dressing for the weather" and provide tips on what to [...]12 MayFri, May 12, 2023 - Sun, May 14, 2023All DayThis 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.12 MayFri, May 12, 2023 - Sun, May 14, 2023All DayThe Beginner Course will give you the basic skills and knowledge to go on trips in sheltered waters or to join competently led trips in places such as Indian Arm and the Gulf Islands.13 MaySat, May 13, 2023 - Sun, May 14, 2023All DayCamp in region of Glacier Bay or Clearwater bay or opposite shore.14 MaySun, May 14, 20239:00 AM - 3:00 PMJoin us for a Sunday morning paddle. Meet at Rocky Point at the boat launch at 9:00 am so we can be on the water [...]18 MayThu, May 18, 20236:00 PM - 9:00 PMIn this 2 evening workshop you will learn skills to help you successfully lead a kayaking trip.Sat, May 20, 20238:00 AM - 4:00 PMWe will be kayaking from White Rock West Beach to set traps for Dungeness crabs in Boundary Bay. We’ll work on rigging, paddle out and [...]20 MaySat, May 20, 20238:00 AM - 5:00 PMPlease join us to paddle from Whytecliff Park to Apodaca Provincial Park at Bowen Island. Meet up at 8am at Whytecliff Park parking lot, ready [...]24 MayWed, May 24, 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 [...]26 MayFri, May 26, 2023 - Sun, May 28, 2023All DaySKABC has reserved group site G5 for the Weather Course. Join in and share the site and join in the Saturday night potluck.27 MaySat, May 27, 2023 - Sun, May 28, 2023All DayThe Weather Course will teach you the basic skills and knowledge to make a go or no-go decision for a kayak launch based on the weather.02 JunFri, Jun 2, 2023 - Sun, Jun 4, 20235:30 PM - 5:00 PMRemote First Aid is practical, hands-on training designed for casual campers or day hikers. Gain the confidence you need to make informed decisions in emergencies [...]03 JunSat, Jun 3, 2023All DayVolunteers needed! This is a wonderful day where youth get to experience being on the water and building a relationship with their Big Brother or Sister.Events 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 VancouverEvents on Sun, May 7, 202307 May7 May 23Port MoodyEvents on Wed, May 10, 202310 May10 May 23Vancouver10 May10 May 23North Vancouver10 May10 May 23North VancouverEvents on Fri, May 12, 202312 May12 May12 May 23Events on Sat, May 13, 202313 May13 May 23MissionEvents on Sun, May 14, 202314 May14 May 23Port MoodyEvents on Thu, May 18, 202318 May18 May 23North VancouverEvents on Sat, May 20, 202320 May 23White Rock20 May20 May 23West VancouverEvents on Wed, May 24, 202324 May24 May 23VancouverEvents on Fri, May 26, 202326 May26 May 23NanaimoEvents on Sat, May 27, 202327 May27 May 23NanaimoEvents on Fri, Jun 2, 202302 Jun2 Jun 23Events on Sat, Jun 3, 202303 Jun3 Jun 23Port Moody
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Our Rescue Practice Session at Sasamat Lake, May 12: Notes and Tips
We had 22 people turn-out to our recent Rescue Practice and we had a great time on what turned out to be a warm sunny day.
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