Astotin Lake - Elk Island National Park - Summer Solstice Paddle

06.19.2024 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Astotin Lake


Trip Type:

 Flatwater, Evening Trip

Detailed Trip Rating:

B Click here for details on Trip Grade and Skills

Experience Level:

 Comfortable Beginner

Water Class:


Trip Description:

Join us for an evening paddle on the longest (almost) day of the year on Astotin Lake in Elk Island National Park.  A great opportunity to meet other club members and watch the wildlife. Expect some wind and waves.

Headlamps are required.

Note: National Park admission fee or Park Pass is required for this paddle

Suitable Boats

(see notes)

Open Canoe - Yes

Covered Canoe - Yes

Touring Kayak - Yes

Rec Kayak - Yes

Whitewater Kayak – No

Meeting Point:

Astotin Lake boat launch

Trip Coordinator:

Siobhan McNaught

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Trips are open to all current Northwest Voyageurs Canoe and Kayak Club members.

You must provide your own boat or have prearranged a rental from the club to participate in the trip.

Touring Kayak - Typically 12 feet long or more and 24" wide or less, with front and rear water tight compartments for flotation and storage, defined keel

Rec Kayak - Typically less than 12 feet long, often greater than 24" wide, with one or no water tight compartments, may or may not have a keel

Whitewater Kayak - Typically less than 10', no watertight compartments, no keel


Location information

Astotin Lake