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Athabasca River - Whitecourt to Fort Assiniboine

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Trips
Date
08.03.2019 - 08.05.2019
Location

Description

Trip Type:

 Moving Water, Wilderness Camping

Detailed Trip Rating:

2A3  Click here for explanation of the trip rating

Experience Level:

Novice 

Water Class:

 Class 1

Trip Description:

 A 3 day, 2 night trip on the Athabasca.  Trip distance is 92km.

Suitable Boats

(see notes)

Open Canoe - Yes

Covered Canoe - Yes

Touring Kayak - Yes

Rec Kayak - No

Whitewater Kayak – No

Meeting Point:

 TBD

Trip Coordinator:

 Mel Kadyk

Call: (780) 484-3563

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

Location information

Whitecourt

Country
Canada
County
Alberta
City
Whitecourt
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