Beaver Canoe Club Shirts!

We are taking shirt orders until MAY 15. Here is al the info an the ordering details:   More

A Lifesaving Rescue and Testimonial for Beaver Canoe Club Training

This account of a rescue was recently sent to me by two club members who completed the Basic Paddlers and Introduction to Moving Water training in the spring of 2022. Early in the following summer they were required to execute a life saving rescue. ... More

ISO of Ocean Kayak

My kids want something slightly more stable to mess around in the ocean with than our clipper canoe.  Ideally lightweight.   More

Basic Paddlers Course – 2023 Dates and Info

For those interested in Basic Paddlers, the 2023 dates and details are now on the site under Training. Or head straight to More

A River with Two Tales

Two stories, one that happened on the Alouette River on January 29th, and one that never happened at all. More

Here is the proposed 2023 trips list, for discussion at February 8 BCC General Meeting.  We will need to know if these are the trips Beavers want during the official paddling season, and then we will do our best to make them happen. Please keep in ... More

Voyageur Brigades now seeking Paddlers: Katie S (as told to Dave W)

Plans are afoot for two voyageur brigades this summer.  Here is some intel gleaned from BCC member Katie S: Fort Assiniboine Bicentennial Brigade - Athabasca River July 6 to 14, 2023: from Whitecourt AB to Athabasca AB. The trip will be 6 days on ... More

Squamish River Paddle, Sunday January 15, 2023

"There’s nothing like a mid-winter paddle that starts and ends with a swim... but that’s getting ahead of the story..." More


Seymour Paddling – When it Rains Enough                    What’s Up with WhatsApp? We now have a great new tool for organizing impromptu paddles and last-minute communications on planned or impromptu trips. What’s that you say? Why ... More

BCC Long Trips Meeting – Wed Jan 25, 7 pm to 9 pm by Zoom

This is an opportunity for Beaver members to begin planning their own extended canoe trips for the coming year.   Each attendee will have a chance to express his or her interest in going on a trip, or to propose a trip of their own.  All ... More