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Improvers sea kayak - Walney Channel, Barrow

LCC Sea Kayak Trips
Rob W

Event details


A trip for Improvers in sea kayaks.  The plan is to circumnavigate the Walney Channel, south of Jubilee Bridge, Barrow, launching from Jubilee Bridge (please note the starting point is a change from the original plan).  The intention is to travel south on the western shore to Piel.  Then travel back on the flooding tide via the service area and dock on the east side.

The event is coordinated by Rob Wilson.  The Rule of 6 and social distancing under the COVID regulations will apply. Thus numbers will be limited to six, including a space for a paddle leader. 

1. Trip type : Launching from Jubilee Bridge, circumnavigate by sea kayak the Walney.

2. Level of ability : Improver and above

3. Date : Tuesday 18 May 2021

4. Venue:  Slipway, 100 m north of Jubilee Bridge, on the west side of the Bridge. Grid reference 186 688

5. Meet location / time : 9.30am and changed and ready to paddle for 10.00am.  Low tide approximately 10:46; high tide, 16:34.

6. Meet to share lifts at :   No lift share.

7. Weather :  Dependent on weather.

8. Anything else : None

Please make sure you've read the club's (and British Canoeing) guidance regarding kayaking and Covid-19.  Please read notes re river trips here: https://lakelandcanoeclub.wordpress.com/trips/

Check on the LCC mid-wk sea kaya WhatsApp confirming or cancelling the trip


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Hi Rob ... Ive just emailed you regarding LCC leadership status. Call me when you get a chance. I'm good for the 18th but would like to know the plan. All good. Andy Murphy

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