Lakewater Instructor Course – March 24, 2017

Includes Lakewater Paddler levels 1 - 4 Participants should have taken a basic paddling canoe course and be able to competently solo paddle around a small lake doing the J-stroke. Current year membership in RCABC , ($45). Provide your own canoe. Lo... More

Presidents Message – January 2017

Hello Beavers. It’s February, now less than two months before the official paddling season.  Guess you’re wondering where is the new trips schedule?   Ramsay, I think, is working on it right now.   But he needs your help.  He’s looking for ... More

The Gunwale Grub Throwdown is still accepting contestants!

If you are thinking about entering our food contest, NOW IS THE TIME. Deadline: February 1. Here is the application form: All the contest details are on the Web site at More

Important Dates – Clinics & Lessons

Just a reminder of these dates:  April 5 - Trip Leaders Clinic April 8 - Lakewater Instructors Recertification clinic April 26, 29 & May 6 - Basic Paddlers Lessons May 31 & June 3 - Intro to Moving Water June 24 to July 3 - ... More

Social evening around the campfire

For most of us, January is a pretty slow month as far as canoeing goes. But if you're like me, you can't wait for the first big trip of the year and that campfire at the end of a hard day of paddling. So at our January meeting after all the business ... More

North Alouette Meander

In late October, we paddled the North Alouette River from 232nd Street to Neaves Road, Maple Ridge.   This was one of Mike’s impromptu trips.  They happen a lot, but only when he’s not tired, and only if you’re on his email list.  The ... More

Broken Islands Wilderness Trip

June 11th to 17th Call or email Dave W. More

Presidents Message – December 2016

Thanks April for putting together our 40th anniversary ruby jubilee awards dinner.  It was a great event, befitting our great club. Welcome to a new year.  It’s our 41st.  It’s Canada’s 125th.  There’s going to be a whole lot of canoeing ... More

The Gunwale Grub Throwdown!

Get ready for it! Yes, we’re having a food contest at the BCC meeting on February 8, 2017! Come prepared to battle it out and sample delicious camping food in 5 categories: breads, jerky, snack food, entrées, and special desserts. How do I enter? ... More

Hollyburn Sailing Club Solstice Paddle – December 17

The Hollyburn Sailing Club holds a solstice paddle from our club house in Ambleside WV to the official WV bonfire in Dundarave. Afterwards will be a pot luck dinner with informal music. On behalf of HSC, I would like invite the Beaver Canoe Club to ... More