Relaxed Paddle - Amherst to Tsehum Harbour Tour - FULL Paddle


A SISKA Relaxed paddle from Amherst to Tsehum Harbour Tour - FULL

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 SISKA's Paddle Guidelines
Paddlers taking part in this paddle are required to have PC Basic or equivalent experience. For information about PC Levels click here.
The total distance of this paddle is estimated to be approximately 6.30nm.

Sunday, November 27th, 2022. Meet at the launchsite by 09:30am to be on the water by 10:00am

We will launch at Amherst. Need directions to the launchsite? Click here.

This paddle will be led by Joanne Nicolson For more information about this paddle email Joanne Nicolson

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:
Launch at Amherst. Paddle up toward Canoe Cove, around islets, into Tsehum Harbour.
Plan B:
This was plan be as the location had to be changed from Becher Bay tour to Tsehum Harbour tour due to high wind forecast coming from the West (straight into Becher Bay).

To view a plot for this paddle click here

To sign up for this paddle please email Joanne Nicolson
The maximum number of paddlers for this paddle has been set to 16. There is room for 7 paddler(s).

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 SISKA's Policies and Procedures
All paddlers must have submitted proof of vaccination in order to take part in this paddle.