SISKA2d

Paddle Description

Paddle Description

   
What:
  A SISKA paddle from Fleming Beach to Fisgard Lighthouse
Our leader will introduce the Plan and make sure everyone is comfortable wi
   
Skill Level:
  This paddle is rated as a "Relaxed Paddle" because of its modest pace, relatively safe environment and social component. To understand this designation better, please read the SISKA Paddle Guidelines
The estimated distance for this paddle is 4.00nm.
   
When:
  Saturday August 26th, 2017. Meet at 9:30 am to be on the water at 10:00 am .
   
Where:
  Meet at the Fleming Beach launch site. . View map of launch site.
   
Who:
  Contact the trip leader, Debbie Leach, for more information or to register for the paddle.
   
The Plan:
Our leader will introduce the Plan and make sure everyone is comfortable with the requirements and any concerns that you may have. Please stay off the water until we are all ready. The leader may choose to enlist helpers and establish communications protocol. If you have VHF radio please bring it with you.
Plan A
We will launch from Fleming Beach in Esquimalt and noodle along the shoreline to Fisgard Lighthouse for lunch. There is a possibility of extending the paddle along to Esquimalt Lagoon or touring the Lighthouse.

Plan B
In case of inclement weather and/or seas, we will meet at Bamfield Park and tour the Gorge and inner harbour areas in sheltered water.
   
Plot:
  If your browser does not display the plot of the paddle click here to view.
   
Note:
  Always dress for the possibility of immersion and please bring a drybag containing a spare change of clothes.
Please bring a lunch / snacks and sufficient beverage to keep you hydrated, as well as a themos of something warm.
All participants are expected to have read, and to comply with the SISKA Policies and Procedures.
Release 2.0.0