Trip Reports


Kootenay River Highlights

If you missed the Beaver November meeting here is a link to an abbreviated version of the entertainment. More

Widgeon Creek Year End Trip 20-10-18

         For the final trip of the year nature decided to give us excellent water levels both in and out of the waterway.  There was a light rain earlier in the morning but it had stopped by the time we were loading and we didn’t see anymore ... More

Trip Report: Thanksgiving Weekend Part 2: Skagit River: Oct 12, 2020: Leigh B

Monday morning, we - being Leigh B, Owen L and Dave W -  headed to Hope to meet up with Anya Mc, Luke M and Dave A who were coming to paddle Yale to Hope on the Fraser. We drove to the proposed take out.  The water was a bit higher than yesterday and ... More

Trip Report: Thanksgiving Weekend Part 1: Fraser River Agassiz to Deroche: Oct 11, 2020 Leigh B

Well!   What a week-end! Dave W had organized a trip for both Sunday and Monday on the Fraser River. From Agassiz to Deroche and from Yale to Hope.  The water levels were fine (4.9 m deep and 2,740 m3/s) at Hope.  The weather was predicted as rain ... More

Cheakamus River, Sunday, September 13, 2020

by Leigh B -  It was the Orange Boats’ Turn. Some trips - only red boats dump, others - blue boats dump. Often though – it’s a rainbow of boats dumping.  But this trip, it was the orange boats’ turn. Due to the wildfires in the western ... More

Adams 2020

Surf’s up on the Adams River September 2020 Hard to beat the September long weekend on the beautiful and very fun Adams River. What’s not to like about warm water, lots of adrenaline and good laughs. This was traditionally the official RCABC’s ... More

Drama on the Chilliwack

Click on the Videos link at CanoeBC.ca. PS: The Film is called Kara - Year 2 More

Nicola River — August 2020

Seven canoes set off on Friday morning. What a difference four weeks can make. From too much water on the July long weekend to one step above parched desert conditions in early August. We found out the hard ..Nicola-2020 More

Upper Chilliwack River, Aug 9 2020

Who was there: Jaylene, Ian, James, Jenny, Kara, Carey, Dave, Christine, Leigh, Jiri, Phil, Mark, Colleen, Graham, Simon. We met at the Tamihi Bridge to run the upper Chilliwack, putting in at Slesse and running the official Beaver trip to just before ... More

Trip report: SUMAS RIVER – August 16 2020 Ben G

Ten of us on the trip: Ben, Sophia, Rebecca, Riley, Dave, Karim, Mike, Carey, Ian and Jaylene On the hottest weekend of the summer we set out at 10 AM from the dam between The Sumas’ terminus and the Vedder. We met up at Huge park on Cole road. Carey ... More