NWV Calendar

Jasper Family Multisport Weekend

Calendar
Trips
Date
08.17.2018 - 08.19.2018
Location

Description

Trip Type:

 Flatwater, Moving water, Car Camping

Experience Level:

 Novice and up

Water Class:

 Flatwater and Class I-III

Trip Description:

Bring your boats, bikes and boots for a trip for the whole family. For the paddlers, we'll plan a day trip on Maligne Lake, a 1/2 day trip on Pyramid Lake plus possible a trip to the beach at Lake Edith. With the right experience level, some might think about of the white water in the area.

The bikers and hikers can enjoy the local trails and paths.

We have reserved a tenting group area with space for up to 25 people.

Minimum number is 15. Sign-up for trip required by Aug 1, 2018

Suitable Boats

(see notes)

 

Open Canoe - Yes

Covered Canoe - Yes

Touring Kayak - Yes

Rec Kayak - No

Whitewater Kayak - No

Meeting Point:

Whistler's Campground - Marmot Meadows

Trip Coordinator:

Mike Eaton

Ph (780) 902-3953

Notes:

Please contact the Trip Coordinator no later than the Wednesday before the trip is schedule to start. Some trips may have space limitations or require early booking. Contact the Trip Coordinator.

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

Participants will be responsible for national park entry fees plus ~$5.75 per person per night.

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 then 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

Whistler's Campground

Country
Canada
County
Alberta
City
Jasper T0E 1E0
Street
6 19
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