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North Saskatchewan River - Laurier Park to 50th Street

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Trips
Date
05.26.2019
Location

Description

Trip Type:

 Moving Water, Part Day Trip

Detailed Trip Rating:

 1A1 Click here for explanation of the trip rating

Experience Level:

  Beginner 

Water Class:

 Class 1

Trip Description:

Launch at Laurier Park paddle downstream to 50 St. Distance 16.5 km, stop for lunch on the way. Expect 2 to 3 hours of paddling.

Suitable Boats

(see notes)

Open Canoe - Yes

Covered Canoe - Yes

Touring Kayak - Yes

Rec Kayak - Yes

Whitewater Kayak – No

Meeting Point:

Laurier Park

Trip Coordinator:

Paul Bird

Call: 780-433-5250

Notes:

Please contact the Trip Coordinator no later than the Wednesday before the trip is schedule to start. Some trips may have space limitations or require early booking. Contact the Trip Coordinator.

Trips are open to all current Northwest Voyageurs Canoe and Kayak Club members.

Touring Kayak - Typically 12 feet long or more and 24" wide or less, with front and rear water tight compartments for flotation and storage, defined keel

Rec Kayak - Typically less than 12 feet long, often greater than 24" wide, with one or no water tight compartments, may or may not have a keel

Whitewater Kayak - Typically less than 10', no watertight compartments, no keel

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