Trip Reports

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

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

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

Tulameen Canyon – July 28, 2017 Rivers week was in full stride. The gang had paddled the Similkameen from Blowdown, the rarely-paddled Pasayton that everyone raved about, the Upper Similkameen to Princeton and the lower Tulameen "house rocks" run. Which ... More

Intro to Moving Waters – Trip Report

June 3rd, 2017 It was a cloudy Saturday morning with waters high on the Mamquam River in Squamish. About a dozen enthusiastic, yet nervous, new river paddlers met up at the put-in off Government Road under the train tracks. Carey, Alain, and Claude ... More

Terror on the Coquitlam River

Sweepers, water rushing at 9 cubic meters per second, and Bernard’s driving led to an exciting outing on the Coquitlam River last Sunday. With a meet up at the Port Mann boat launch at 10 am, and a shuttle organized by trip leader, Mike, a group of 10 ... More

Ladner Marsh Trip Report – May 21, 2017

It was a gorgeous sunny day, something we haven’t had for a while so everyone was eager to get on the water. The trip leader was April W. and the paddlers were Pam F., Mike D., Suzanna H., John G. and 2 new members Christine McG. and Bruce M. and a ... More

Chilliwack River Trip Report – April 2, 2017

Reply- Great count Phil and I in as it is our Anniversary. It was the first sunny day in a month with a huge blue sky with happy clouds on April 2 in Vancouver. Heading towards the mountains in the Fraser valley it was back to winter conditions; ... More

Buntzen Lake Trip Report – April 9 2017

This outing was my first as a trip leader. We had good weather, just a light wind and some fresh snow on the surrounding mountains for a pretty backdrop. Perfect for paddling. Five boats were on the trip. Christine and Bruce came on their first BCC ... More