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Lakeland Canoe Club

Morecambe Bay Crossing (Roa Island to Knott End / Fleetwood return)


Event details

Event details

Be covid aware

PEER  trip

Plans to be discussed with all group members and then confirmed.

Thurs 13th @ 1055 : all good for tomorrow. Meet Roa Island 0900 Friday 14th and on the water for 1030.

Will update this evening.

Trip to be confirmed/updated on Thursday evening 13th August.

Co-ordinators Andy Murphy and Rob Hitchmough

1. Trip type:  Sea:  Friday 14th Aug crossing Morecambe Bay from Roa Island to Knott End / Fleetwood and Sat 15th Aug return. Overnight bivi site to be agreed. 

5/6 hour paddle using middle hours of ebb and first of new flood into Knott End (River Wyre). HW Barrow Friday 14th: 0808 and LW: 14.27. Return Saturday.

2. Level of ability:  Advanced  - max 6. All equipment to be self-contained.

3. Date: Friday 14th August / bivi / return on Saturday 15th August (at tide time to be agreed).

4. Venue :  Return trip Roa Island to Knott End / Fleetwood.

5. Meet location / time : Roa Island Friday 14th August at 0800 to pack gear and finalise plan. 

6. Meet to share lifts at?: No lift shares due to Covid. All paddling, camping, cooking and bivis must follow Covid guidelines:  self-reliant and self-sufficient.  

7. Anything else: 

(The bivi experience could be... 'urban'.) Neap tides. All weather dependent.

Please read notes regarding trip protocols and definitions here:


RSVP on calendar.



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