Unfortunately we will have to postpone this event until we have a little more water!
It also seemed to be a difficult time for many so a rearrangement will hopefully give others a chance of coming along.
Club Lead trip
1. Event co-ordinator; Eric Dewhurst
2. Trip Leader; Rob Gregory
3. Trip type: Easy River
4. Level of ability : Beginner
5. Date: Thursday 15th April
6. Venue : Devil’s Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale
7. Meet location / time :09.30 a.m.
8. Meet to share lifts at: no lift share needed
9. Anything else:
Open boats only for this session, and don’t forget your helmet.
This session is a refresher for those who are very rusty in an open boat or those with little or no experience on moving water. (You should be comfortable in an open boat on flat water).
The session will cover
Basic boat set up and safety
Paddling technique on moving water
Moving water hazards
Paddling in a group
What to do in the event of a capsize (your’s or someone else’s)
Anything else you want to know!
Bring snacks and a hot drink etc.
Will confirm details here by 7pm the evening before.
Please read notes re river trips here: