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  1. A quick place holder for an easy river trip Hopefully we will be able to have more than 6 folks together by then - and maybe even visit a post paddle tea shop! All details TBA
  2. BE COVID AWARE Club Lead / Official trip Update Monday 7th June. Trip is on. Meet at 9.00; ready for 10.00 on the water 1. Event co-ordinator - Eric Dewhurst 2. Trip Leader - Rob Hitchmough 3. Trip type: Tidal river. The plan is to go with the tide up into Lancaster and return on the ebb. (High water Lancaster is 11.48) 4. Level of ability : Improver and above 5. Date: Tuesday 8th June 6. Venue : Lune; Glasson to Lancaster and return. 7. Meet location / time : Glasson OS Grid 446562, start time to be finalised but it will be around 9am 8. Mee
  3. 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. https://streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=361500&y=478269&z=115&sv=361500,478269&st=4&a
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    BE COVID AWARE The event is on - see you at 10 at Devils Bridge. Park on the west side of the bridge and don't forget your thermals or " sensible jumper" ! 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 8th April 6. Venue : Devil’s Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale 7. Meet location / time : 10.00 a.m. https://streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=361500&y=478269&z=115&sv=361500,478269&st=4&ar=y&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf&am
  5. BE COVID AWARE Event is on, see you at the bridge at 10. Club Lead trip 1. Event co-ordinator; Eric Dewhurst 2. Trip Leader; Mike Sunderland 3. Trip type: Easy River 4. Level of ability : Beginner 5. Date: Sunday 4th April 6. Venue : Killington Road Bridge 7. Meet location / time : 10.00 a.m. https://streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=362323&y=490792&z=106&sv=362323,490792&st=4&ar=y&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf&dn=822&ax=362323&ay=490792&lm=0 8. Meet to share lifts at: no lift share needed 9. Anyt
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    This event is on. See you at the bridge at 10am. Don’t forget your snack, hot drink and helmet! BE COVID AWARE Club Lead trip 1. Event co-ordinator; Eric Dewhurst 2. Trip Leader; Mike Sunderland 3. Trip type: Easy River 4. Level of ability : Beginner 5. Date: Wednesday 31st March 6. Venue : Killington Road Bridge 7. Meet location / time : 10.00 a.m. https://streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=362323&y=490792&z=106&sv=362323,490792&st=4&ar=y&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf&dn=822&ax=362323&ay=490792
  7. All being well the Paddling Film Festival will return in October. A chance to get away from the virtual world and meet real people and drink real beer whilst watching the latest in paddling films.
  8. Sadly have withdrawn - work !!!
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    Looking at the forecast, I’m going to wimp out. Place now available for anyone made of sterner stuff!
  10. John, happy to pair up
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    The weather is still rubbish so sadly the trip is cancelled BE COVID AWARE Trip lead by Mike Sunderland Organiser : Eric Dewhurst The second of two Easy River trips before Christmas. The plan is to "finish" the Derwent 1. Trip type : Easy River (River kayaks or open boats) 2. Level of ability : Improver and above 3. Date : 21/12/2020 4. Venue : Derwent, Cockermouth to Workington, 15K - grade 1/2, egress in Workington 5. Meet location / time : 10.00am, Parking in Wakefield Carpark, Cockermouth CA13 0HR 6. Meet to share lifts at : No lift
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    This event is on. Weather forecast is less than promising with heavy rain and a fresh (hopefully tailwind) breeze. Probably need waterproof sandwiches and a sense of humour. Please be ready to shuttle at 10. BE COVID AWARE Trip lead by Mike Sunderland Organiser : Eric Dewhurst 1. Trip type : Easy River (River kayaks or open boats) 2. Level of ability : Improver and above 3. Date : 13/12/2020 4. Venue : Bassenthwaite to Cockermouth; 15K grade 1/2, access Peel Wyke, egress in the main shopping car park, Cockermouth Memorial Gardens - Coc
  13. Reluctantly this trip is CANCELLED. Current rainfall and forecast for Saturday would make this far from an Easy Rivers trip. 1. Trip type : Easy River (Open boats or river kayaks) - The plan is to explore the River Ure in a couple of trips. The first is Wensley to Masham; about 25 K of Grade 1/2 with one Grade 3 rapid (Squirrel Bank; portageable) A shorter alternative might be to stop at the bridge above Squirrel Bank (192 860). 2. Level of ability : Improver or better. 3. Date : 31/10/2020 4. Venue : Middleham Bridge 119 888, south of Leyburn. 5. Meet
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    Event details BE COVID AWARE Trip leader - Mike Sunderland Organiser :Eric Dewhurst 1. Trip type : Easy river; river kayaks, open boats 2. Level of ability : Improver (Grade l/ll) 3. Date : 06/09/2020 4. Venue : Eden from Armathwaite to Wetherall - "A lovely and much neglected section of river through beautiful countryside with the occasional straightforward rapid to add interest" 5. Meet location / time : Meet at the Fox and Pheasant Inn, east side of Armathwaite Bridge (CA4 9PY). 10am ready to shuttle.
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    Event details Please remain Covid aware - Make sure you've read the club's (and British Canoeing) guidance regarding kayaking during the pandemic. 1. Trip type: Easy river - River Lune from Loyn Bridge to Halton Weir - Approx. 10km Grade I/II with weir portages 2. Level of ability : Improver 3. Date: Sunday 26th July 4. Venue : Meet at Loyn Bridge (0.5 km north of Hornby village GR 581698) 5. Meet location / time : Sunday 10.30 ready to shuttle. 6. Meet to share lifts at: no lift share planned 7. Anything
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