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Lakeland Canoe Club

Rescheduled Walney North End


Event details

Meet as planned, Weather forecast suggests wind will be F3 from the NW, temperature 6C, little or no rain.

A trolly, if you have one, would be useful for the finish.

Check Here for confirmation that trip is going ahead and for any changes. 18:00 on Saturday 4th March.

Please, if you were not down to go on the postponed trip on the 19th February, delay signing on until Monday the 27th Feb. to allow those who were on the other trip chance to sign on to this one.

1. Event co-ordinator Sten Sture

2. Trip Leader leader Sten Sture, Robin Everingham, Mike Hayward

3. Trip type: Sea

4. Level of ability : Improver or better

5. Date: Sunday 5th March

6. Venue : Walney Island, A trip around the North End.

7. Meet location / time : Ferry Slipway Just North of Jubilee Bridge at 09:10


8.We will need to organise a shuttle to the take out at Earnse Point. http://streetmap.co.uk/map?X=317035&Y=469987&A=Y&Z=120

Aim to be back at Jubilee Bridge and on the water by 10:00

9. Anything else: Weather permitting the plan is to paddle North up Walney Chanel into Scarth Bight. Stop for a brew at either Lowsy Point or North End Haws then head South down the West Side of the Island total distance around 13KM

Tide height is 8.19 (Ramsden Dock ).

HW is at 10:35 so aim to be on the water at Jubilee Bridge by 10:00

Should be at Earnse by14:00

Sea kayaks only. 

Please read notes re Sea trips here:


I am happy to co-ordinate and lead the trip. However, as we will be a team, we are jointly responsible for each other’s safety on the water.

Please ensure you carry the correct kit for the trip you are attending.

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