Trip Reports


The River of Golden Dreams

June 15, 2017 This report is being submitted to protect the participants (Bernard, Diana, John, Suzanne Tricia, Guy Leah and Leigh) from embarrassment! No-one dumped! The meeting time/place was determined by the trip leader. Once assembled, we were ... More

Chilliwack River – April 2016

Lower Chilliwack River - April 17, 2016 For those who did not attend the Flatwater Instructor Testing at Deer Lake, the RCABC Paddle Conference at Kawakawa Lake, or the Sun Run in Vancouver, or the Spring Flower Festival in Abbotsford, there was ... More

Widgeon Creek 2016

By Dave MIddleton Leader paddles without his canoe! During the week, the weather report first claimed it would be a sunny day, but later reports said light showers. The rain followed us from Vancouver. It probably discouraged many paddlers from ... More

Alouette River

Upper Alouette February 2016 By Dave WesteII Length paddled: 7 km Grade: II-III Time: 3.5 hours Level: 16 cms Participants: Phil, Denise, Leigh, Bryan, Dave I’m sworn to secrecy about who fell in. But let’s just say that ... More

Lower Coquitlam River

Lower Coquitlam River Jan 3, 2016 By Dave WesteII Dave, Mike and Jim paddled the Lower Coquitlam on this day. We put in just by the walking bridge at Patricia Avenue. Just below, we managed a rapid just big enough to splash into our boats and ... More

Serpentine River to the Nicomeckle River

Serpentine River to the Nicomeckle River Dec 19, 2015 By Dave WesteIISouth Surrey Solstice This was Mike’s answer to the Christmas Lights paddle at Hollyburn, or the Solstice paddle at False Creek. We were the Valley dwellers who weren’t about to ... More

Harrison River

Harrison River November 21, 2015 by Dave WesteII The mid November Fish 'n Fowl paddle has become an annual event. This year, we had 15 or so people in various tandem boats and one big voyageur. When some kayakers asked what club we were with, we had to ... More