SISKA2d

Paddle Description

Paddle Description

   
What:
  A SISKA paddle from Albert Head to Wittys Lagoon
Last paddle for 2017!!
   
Skill Level:
  This paddle is rated as an "Energizer Paddle" because of its distance and open water crossings and possible current. To understand this designation better, please read the SISKA Paddle Guidelines
The estimated distance for this paddle is 7.50nm.
   
When:
  Sunday December 17th, 2017. Meet at 9:30 am to be on the water at 10:00 am .
   
Where:
  Meet at the Albert Head launch site. View map of launch site.
   
Who:
  Contact the trip leader, Jennie Sutton, 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 at Albert Head and noodle along the interesting coast and into Witty's Lagoon. The Sitting Lady Falls should be quite full by mid-December! Lunch at the spit where there are picnic tables and a washroom. Debriefing coffee afterwards likely at Serious Coffee across from the Casino.
Plan B
If too windy I will decide by the day before and let you all know! Dependant on wind direction...
   
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