22 Results for author: Carey Robson

Amazing Race – Casting Call

Casting is now open for Season Eight of The Amazing Race Canada and we always love seeing applications from folks that love outdoor adventures! I was wondering if it might be possible to share our casting call with your members to see if there is any ... More

My Exciting Capsize — Jen Wang — Video Added!

The weather is great with a blue sky on the way to the put in. I was not comfortable to drive my Jeep to the put in due to the tilting logging road. I asked Scott to drive my vehicle. On our way to the put in, Scott spotted a moose. He then turned back ... More

The Beer Rules! — John Drent

Okay, I admit it. I dumped. But you knew that already, or I wouldn’t be writing this report. And to add ignominy, I dumped within the first few hundred meters in the easy water. Sort of an annual reproach for ignoring my high strung boat for so long. I ... More

Nicola Canyon Pin – Bill & Josie

Trip Report Nicola R - Thurs. June 27 Today we ran the Canyon run of the Nicola River. Carey was the trip organizer. We put in at Chief Joe Anthony bridge and the take out was at Osprey Ranch. Anne and Alain led the charge down river. The water ... More

Pasayten River trip report – Sebastian Merz

2019-06-22 Carey, Jen, Scott, Anne, Alain, Don, Phil and two unnamed travellers in a 16ft canoe. The Pasayten River – the fabled and feared destination of many a canoeist`s dreams, and the cold grave of many more. Some say the Pasayten is in fact the ... More

Short Notice Club Trips

Members may advertise trips on the Beaver Canoe Club website as “Club Trips” provided: The Trip Leader has participated in A Beaver Canoe Club Trip Leaders’ Clinic, The Beaver Canoe Club Trips Director is notified, The trip only takes place ... More

Thoughts on River Rescuing

Hindsight is a wonderful thing. At the very least you are still breathing. I wasn't on the Seymour that Saturday and am not going to second guess the decisions that were honestly made in a moment of crises. I can add that the only fatality that I am ... More

Upper Seymour Reprise

Saturday, May 11, 2019 It was a perfect sunny day but not too hot. The Grantham gauge read 24 cms when we put in and dropped steadily to 18 cms by the time we took out. Solo paddlers were Alain, Phil R, Phil B, Claude and me, with Carey and Jen in ... More

Paddy & Phil’s Excellent Adventure ; Upper Seymour – Not Again!

I usually go to Kamloops for Easter, but not this year. In the last few years many of our club disappear to America to paddle with the Lower Columbia Canoe Club and I am envious. I have to listen to all the tales of how great their rivers are, how well ... More

Xmas dinner 2019

Have Your Say! 36 Responses already received. The 2019 Awards Dinner & Dance will be Saturday December 7 at the Burnaby Rugby Clubhouse. Have your say in the menu. Copy and send your three main entree choices to Suzannespencer2018@gmail.com If you ... More