Trip List

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July 2022

Date Event Type
Thu, Jul 7, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Sat, Jul 9, 2022 - Sun, Jul 10, 2022
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
July 9 to 10 – One night at Ramillies recreation site (Gambier island) – 3C.
Trip Overview: (Illustrated routes will be provided via email) Saturday July 9 – 9:00 am start at Brunswick beach to Pam rock, Anvil island, north...
Trip
Sun, Jul 10, 2022
(9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Rescue Practice Session – 1B
Launch at Whytecliff Park, paddle to Bachelor Bay to practice rescues and rolling. Requirements: Past exposure to wet exists and re-entry. Kayak with spray deck...
Trip
Sun, Jul 10, 2022
(10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
2nd Sunday Paddle – 1B
Every 2nd Sunday of the month join Theresa and Cynthia on a leisurely exploration of the Indian Arm and area. Destination will depend on wind...
Trip
Thu, Jul 14, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Sat, Jul 16, 2022
(8:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Anvil Island – 3D
Porteau Cove - Defence Islands  - Anvil Island - Pam Rock - Porteau Cove 8AM - 4PM 14 nm Trip leader: Jonas Lindgren Trip subject...
Trip
Thu, Jul 21, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Fri, Jul 22, 2022 - Sun, Jul 24, 2022
(All Day)
Sunshine Coast (Sechelt Inlet)
Trip Overview: Will stay in the inlet. Aim to stay at Nine-Mile Point campsite and base camp there. Other area to visit from base camp...
Trip
Thu, Jul 28, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip

August 2022

Date Event Type
Thu, Aug 4, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Sat, Aug 6, 2022
(7:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Circumnavigate Bowen Island – 3D
Whytecliffe - Bowen - circumnavigate Bowen clock wise - Whytecliffe 7AM - 4PM 19 nm Trip subject to favourable weather forecast Potentially dangerous conditions -...
Trip
Thu, Aug 11, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Sun, Aug 14, 2022
(9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Rescue Practice Session – 1B
Launch at Whytecliff Park, paddle to Bachelor Bay to practice rescues and rolling. Requirements: Past exposure to wet exists and re-entry. Kayak with spray deck...
Trip
Sun, Aug 14, 2022
(10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
2nd Sunday Paddle – 1B
Every 2nd Sunday of the month join Theresa and Cynthia on a leisurely exploration of the Indian Arm and area. Destination will depend on wind...
Trip
Thu, Aug 18, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Thu, Aug 25, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Come and have a fun evening paddle in English Bay. Launch at Locarno and go around the corner to meet up at Jericho Sailing Centre...
Trip
Sat, Aug 27, 2022
(8:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
August 27-Tantalus landing-16 nm/ 3C
Trip Overview: (Illustrated routes provided via email) Saturday Aug 27 – 8:00 am, launch at Porteau Cove-travel north bound on eastern shoreline-crossing at Watts point...
Trip

September 2022

Date Event Type
Thu, Sep 1, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Hope to see you at one of the last Thursday evening paddles of the season. Launch at Locarno this week. Route: TBD Tentative launch at...
Trip
Fri, Sep 2, 2022 - Mon, Sep 5, 2022
(12:00 AM)
Labour Day Weekend at Newcastle Island
Save the date for this annual group camping weekend.
Trip
Thu, Sep 8, 2022
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Locarno Sunset Paddle (2B)
Last Thursday evening paddle of the season! Launch at Locarno this week. Route: Locarno beach to Acadia Beach and beyond. Alternate route: Locarno beach to...
Trip
Sat, Sep 10, 2022
(All Day)
Fall Fling and Volunteer Appreciation Picnic
Save the date for this paddle and picnic at Cates Park. Details will be posted closer to the time.
Social, Trip
Mon, Sep 12, 2022 - Sat, Sep 17, 2022
(All Day)
Paddle around Galiano Island – 3C
Leader Nick Heath. Depending on group wishes, this trip could be 3 - 5 days. Camp each night. Leave car at Tsawwassen. Need wheels (cart)...
Trip

October 2022

Date Event Type
Sat, Oct 15, 2022
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Ambleside to Eagle Harbour
Rating: 2C. On the water: 9:00 AM. Leader: Philip Kubik. Launch location: Ambleside Beach. Description: Paddle west from Ambleside Beach along the West Vancouver shoreline...
Trip

November 2022

Date Event Type
Sun, Nov 6, 2022
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Deep Cove to Silver Falls
Rating: 2C. On the water: 9:00 AM. Leader: Philip Kubik. Launch location: Deep Cove Canoe and Kayak Centre. Description: Cross from Deep Cove to the...
Trip