North Saskatchewan River - Fort Saskatchewan to Vinca Bridge

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Trips
Date
08.21.2022
Location
West Rivers Edge Boat Launch

Description

Trip Type:

Day Trip, Moving Water

Detailed Trip Rating:

Grade B Click here for details on Trip Grade and Skills

Experience Level:

 Comfortable Beginner

Water Class:

 1

Trip Description:

A 33 km paddle down the North Saskatchewan from Fort Saskatchewan to Vinca Bridge. Meeting at 9:00 at river’s edge to organize shuttle.

Suitable Boats

(see notes)

Open Canoe - Yes

Covered Canoe - Yes

Touring Kayak - Yes

Rec Kayak - With Trip Coordinator approval

Whitewater Kayak – No

Meeting Point:

West River’s Edge Loop, Fort Saskatchewan

Trip Coordinator:

Fiona Munro

Ph or Text: 780-217-9722

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bob Toronchuk

Text: 780-964-7163

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.

You must provide your own boat or have prearranged a rental from the club to participate in the trip.

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

West Rivers Edge Boat Launch

Country
Canada
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