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MIke H

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  1. Open canoe Demo day

    This is not a club event but all are welcome to attend. Organised by Cumbria RDT (Cumbria Canoeists) Hosted by Killington Sailing Association Free Canoe Demo Day Killington Lake (LA8 0NW)Saturday 6th October 2018 10.00am – 2.00pm Including touring boats, family boats, lightweight layups, solo boats and boats suitable for smaller paddlers and children. Please bring your buoyancy aid.
  2. Loch Ken and the the river Dee

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    Event cancelled as 50mph winds forecast. 2 day trip camping overnight. Suitable for open boats and sea kayaks- yes sea kayak on a river- only 3 short easy rapids to negotiate. Meet at river bank near Kenbridge Hotel ( by A712 bridge over Water of Ken) Flat water to Loch Ken, descend Loch Ken. Portae dam at end of Loch. Paddle river Dee to Bring of Dee We will wild camp. Happy to help all with portaging the dam wall! This trip for those that want to experience multi day trip and would like to do camping also.
  3. Intro to WW

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    might join you if water levels suitable mike
  4. Sea kayak week

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    Venue TBC.This will depend upon the prevailing weather. If weather is suitable will do a kayak camping trip. This trip for those that have previously done multi day sea kayaking trips or much experience of day tripping and would like to do camping also.
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    This trip cancelled due to strong winds. An alternative on East coast is possible. If you have RSVP will email you to gauge your interest. Will seek another w/e for this trip . Mike H A weekend trip. Camping at campsite. Need two cars to facilitate shuttle so at least 4 paddlers. Tides favourable and sensible times. Weather dependent but forecast looks OK Saturday Paddle Port Patrick north to Kirkcolm in Loch Ryan Sunday Monreith to Isle of Whithorn or Portyerrrock bay RSVP to indicate positive intent, as we need 4 paddlers at least
  6. Solway firth to Rockliffe

    HW 14.09 ish Meet at Glasson point at 10.30 a.m. http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=325481&y=561193&z=120&sv=325481,561193&st=4&ar=y&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf&dn=691&ax=325481&ay=561193&lm=0 Glasson point, park in the lay by about a mile East of Port Carlisle. Let the tide turn and give it about 20 min start then chase after it to Rockliffe .I The tides taking us straight to Rockcliffe and bringing us back. c 1.5 hours each way Lunch on the green at Rockcliffe while waiting for the turn. to share lift meet at usual meet and Junction 36 by the canal at 9.45 a.m. http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=353922&y=482565&z=120&sv=353922,482565&st=4&ar=y&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf&dn=692&ax=353922&ay=482565&lm=0 hopefully home by 6pm isa
  7. Arnside out into Morecambe bay

    Sat HW 9.82 m 12.58 Meet at 8.15 a.m. Arnisde promenade, see how far out we can get into the bay likely to be shallows and pulling due to low water in river.INtend to go under viaduct for a while after ring Mike H if you need more details
  8. Walney Island Circumnavigation

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    I might come along and just do half way. Could be an option for others too. Mike H
  9. Jim Wilson Tiger Boat Challenge

    Poster - Tiger Boat Challenge 2018.pdf
  10. Cumbria canoeists meeting

    This Thursday eve we have an RDT Meeting in Burneside and need a crowd!! RDT Meeting Access FocusThursday April 5th 2018 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm (Meet 6.30 pm ) Bryce Institute, Burneside, nr. KendalLA9 6QZ From the A591 take the Burneside road (Hollins Lane), down the hill and over the level crossing, and turn left at the T junction onto the main road through Burneside . The Bryce Institute is on the left just beyond the Station. This Meeting will focus upon Waterways , Access and the Environment
  11. Sea kayak week. Scotland

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    Sea kayaking week Scotland. Exact location to be determined by the wether closer to the time. camping overnight at remote locations. Experienced paddlers only - may need to paddle up to 30km in one day in variable sea conditions. max 6 could be raised to 8 if demand is shown.
  12. advanced river trip

    Water low, little rain forecast Please contact Brian to discus options. Water levels allowing Advanced Whitewater River Trip - Grade III/IV Date: Saturday 7th April
  13. river kayak demo day

    The retailer Go Kayaking North West, based in Runcorn, is teaming up with the Ribble Canoe Club to provide a demo day for clubs in the region. The day is aimed for clubs and paddlers to come and tryout a selection of world class boats at Halton Rapids. It is also a great opportunity for you to meet your Regional Development Team. Halton Mill, Mill Lane, Halton, LA2 6ND 10am to 2pm Please use the Clean Rooms carpark at Riverside House just opposite Halton Mill, where there is ample space.
  14. Sea kayak demo day- Killington reservoir

    Sea Kayak Demo Day - Killington Sun, 11 March, 10am – 2pm Killington Sailing Association, Reservoir Rd, Kendal LA8 0NW, UK (map) DescriptionBefore buying a sea kayak or surfski you should try as many as you can, and Sea Kayak Oban’s demo days are the perfect opportunity. At these demo days we will have at least 4 different kayak brands – Valley/P&H/North Shore/Tahe – in lots of different sizes and styles. There will also be a couple of Epic Surfskis. We plan to have over 25 different boats to try - both composite and plastic. Ask Stuart or Cathy if you have a specific boat request – * info@seakayakoban.com T: 01631 565 310.
  15. Seaquest

    Paddle orienteering on the Ravenglass estuary- well worth a go. A fun event Organised by Copeland canoe club. Hit the link for details https://www.copelandcanoe.org.uk/seaquest.html
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