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Sturgeon River - St. Albert

Sturgeon River Near St Albert


Trip Type:

 Day Trip, Moving Water

Detailed Trip Rating:

 1A1  Click here for explanation of the trip rating

Experience Level:


Water Class:

Class 1-

Trip Description:

Launch at Riel Recreation Park paddle downstream through St Albert. Paddle 5-6 km, stop for lunch and then paddle back to the put in. 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:

 Riel Recreation Park, St Albert.

Trip Coordinator:

Paul Bird

Ph: 780-433-5250


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

Sturgeon River Near St Albert

1 Rodeo drive
St Albert
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