Trip Reports


Chilliwack River August 11, 2019

Trip Leader: James Wakeling                 Run: “Mailboxes” to Wilson Rd The group of 8 met at the assigned location where introductions were made with our 2 newest paddlers Jack & Jordi (sp?) who were going tandem together. The ... More

Serpentine/Nicomekl Rivers 2019

WOW!  What a wonderful adventure.  Simon gathered 18 people plus himself at the McDonalds.  There were lots of new faces and lots of familiar faces. We drove to the “put-in from He!!” on the Serpentine.  Steep banks/slippery slopes.  Since ... 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

River’s Week -Tulameen River

Once upon a time on a river far far away, eight Beavers took a trip down the Tulameen river to play.  The sun was hot and the water was cool, us beavers knew exactly what to do -- in the pools. Swimming through the rocks and surfing on waves, some would ... 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

Upper Tulameen-June 27-Short but Sweet

This was a very short but frisky ride down the upper Tulameen above Coalmont to the Gazebo. Several solo boats had successfully run the lower part from Coalmont down the day before but the water was deemed to be too low for tandems. This day’s run ... More

RIVER’S WEEK SIMILKAMEEN RIVER BROMLEY ROCK TO PICARD CANOE TRIP REPORT BY ROGER VERMEULEN

Allow me to say right from the start that I volunteered to write this trip report; I never dumped once during my two paddles on the Similkameen, although it was hinted to us that the river levels might be low due to all the water being in our canoe.  In ... More

Salmon River – June 15 – Stephane Foucherau

By a clear morning of June, five fearless paddlers looking for an adventure met in the middle of nowhere with no water in sight. Mike pointed toward a wild field of waist high grass and shrubs before starting one of his famous long speeches: “This ... More