Battle Lake and Twin Lakes Mid Week

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Trips
Date
08.28.2022 - 08.30.2022

Description

Trip Type:

Flat Water

Detailed Trip Rating:

Grade B Click here for details on Trip Grade and Skills

Experience Level:

 Comfortable Beginner

Water Class:

 Class 1

Trip Description:

This will be a car camping trip with us camping at Battle Lake for two nights. Members will be responsible for their own camping. Camping is first come first serve at Battle Lake which is a municipal campground run by the County of Wetaskiwin.

Sun Aug 28 - Late afternoon paddle around Battle Lake go into Pigeon Lake for Ice Cream

Mon Aug 29 - We head to Twin Lakes to Paddle both lakes with lunch between the paddles. Then to Pigeon Lake for Ice Cream after the paddle. Possible evening Paddle on Battle Lake.

Tues Aug 30 - Morning Paddle on Battle Lake then head home. You may want to stop at Pigeon Lake for Ice Cream on the ride home.

Come for all or part of the trip but let us know when you will be there.

Suitable Boats

(see notes)

Open Canoe - Yes

Covered Canoe - Yes

Touring Kayak - Yes

Rec Kayak - Yes

Whitewater Kayak – No

Meeting Point:

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

Ph: 780-878-4256

Trip Coordinator:

Adam and Olivia Belanger

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

 

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