|Activity||Kayak training session|
|Destination||Main Lake Provincial Park|
|Date||6 June 2017, Tuesday|
|Trip Coordinator||Darcy Mitchell; Instructor Douglas Taylor|
Registration: Please contact Darcy no later than May 15 to receive a registration form for one or both sessions. Payment in full must accompany registration; registration deadline is May 25. Payment is non-refundable, unless you are able to find someone to take your place by the registration deadline.
|Description||1) Three hour training/refresher on assisted kayak rescue and self-rescue. The session will begin with a review of basic safety and paddling skills.
2) A second three hour session, in the afternoon, on edging and maneuvering will be offered intermediate or advanced paddlers.
|Meeting Place||Boat launch at Mine Lake, 2 km beyond Village Bay Lake|
|Departure Time||Meet at the boat launch by 8:30 to be ready to start at 9:00 for the morning session.
The afternoon session would start at 1 p.m.
|Costs||$55 per person for one session or $100 for both|
|Trip limits||6 people per session|
|Notes:||All participants must provide their own kayaks and all safety equipment, including PFD, paddle float, pump, sponge, whistle. Wet suits are strongly advised (if you need a wetsuit, the trainer or other club members may have spares to loan – mention to Darcy when you register).
Bring warm drinks and warm clothing as we can get pretty chilled.