SISKA2d

Paddle Description

Paddle Description

   
What:
  A SISKA paddle from Cadboro Bay to Telegraph Cove
   
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 5.70nm.
   
When:
  Saturday January 13th, 2018. Meet at 9:30 am to be on the water at 10:00 am .
   
Where:
  Meet at the Cadboro Bay launch site. Sandy beach with lots of parking. Tide does go out a fair way. View map of launch site.
   
Who:
  Contact the trip leader, Mike Jackson, 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
The plan will be to paddle from Gyro Park along the shoreline of Ten Mile Point to Telegraph Cove. We will pass Cadboro and Ten Mile Points as well as Maynard Cove.
Plan B
If the weather is not suitable we may change the paddle direction to go south towards Oak Bay marina or relocate the launch site to Telegraph Cove and paddle north.
   
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