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Make Your Own Canoe Paddle

The Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival has an opportunity to make your own canoe paddle for free in one day on Aug 26, 2017.  All tools provided and the participants get to keep the paddle.   The blank is provided as well as all the tools. You will carve ... More

Mark Alexander Funeral – August 9th at 4pm

Mark Alexander's funeral will be held on August 9th, 2017 at the UBC golf course beginning at 4pm. More

Rivers Week Trip Report – Lower Tulameen River

On another beautiful day with great water level, the crew below set off on a trip down the lower Tulameen. We launched at the Granite City campground and came off the river in the residential area of Princeton. The Crew: Paddy & Jill Scott ... More

Salish Sea Marine Trail Grand Opening Sep 15-17

Join the BC Marine Trails Network in a weekend celebration of paddling and camaraderie on Newcastle Island near Nanaimo. There are lots of activities including a Welcome ceremony by the Snuneymuxw First Nation and the "Crazy Eight" race which loops ... More

ADAMS RIVER FRIDAY AUGUST 24-MONDAY AUGUST 28

If interest contact Phil at 778-871-4873 or email frankierb@telus.net.  The Adams trip will e cancelled if no interest by August 10, 2017. The Adams is suitable for just about any level of paddler who has done basic paddlers and intro to moving ... More

Club Picnic – July 15!

Come out and have a nice relaxing day at Deer Lake with great food and friends! http://beavercanoeclub.org/event/beaver-canoe-club-picnic/ More

Belated…Cheakamus River April 29, 2017

Was expecting trip report to be written by someone else.  But anyway thought I would add this link to the video Paddy made at the time.  It wasn't intended as a formal club video and most people who were on the trip have seen it already... but hey! ... More

Rivers Week-Day One -Similkameen, Blowdown to Pasayton River camp

DAY ONE.... Rivers week 2017, day one Upper Similkameen, a super run It was a beautiful day for a paddle Solo, tandem, seat or saddle All ten of us had lots of fun.   The water was bubbly and clear And we paddled along in good cheer The sun it ... More

Mark Alexander’s Final Voyage

It is with great sadness that we inform you of Mark Alexander's passing last Tuesday, June 27. His last days were filled with warm wishes, meals with family and friends and recounting of good times. A Celebration of Life reception will be held on August ... More

Rivers Week – Sunday June 25 – Similkameen River, from Princeton to Bromley Rock

This is the trip report for the Sunday June 25 paddle, Similkameen River from Princeton to Bromley Rock.  We had 3 tandem canoes- Paddy (trip leader) and Jill, Bernard and Jenn, and Mike and Pam.  Pam volunteered to write the report because no one went ... More