First week of June - Trips !

We’ve got some great trips coming up that we hope you can join us for.
See our club calendar for full details and updates at Please RSVP to our trip leaders or contact them directly if you have questions.
Here’s a list of what we have planned the first week of June.
Sunday, June 3: Little White River
Type of Trip: Kayak or Canoe
Trip Leader: Ray Lipinski,
Meeting Location(s): Tim Horton’s- Blind River 9:00 am; or Miner’s Monument- Elliot Lake 10:00 am
Trip Info: Day trip; approximately 16 km of river, some shallow sections (depending on water level), usually scratches can be avoided. Starting point at camping/picnic area near the Highway bridge on Hwy. 546 approx. 1 km east of the intersection of Hwy 639. Approximately 5-hour trip downstream. A vehicle shuttle will be done before the trip. Bring a lunch, be prepared for bugs.
Level of Difficulty: Moving Water, no rapids, some hazards (rocks, sweepers)
Tuesday, June 5: PADDLE NIGHT – Esten Lake
Trip Leader: Sirje Pomerleau,
Type of Trip: Kayak or Canoe
Meeting Location: 6:30 p.m. - Esten Lake boat launch in Elliot Lake (follow the boat launch signs: Esten North, right onto Pearson Drive, left on Scott Road (heading to the landfill) continue .6 km, then keep left going uphill on a gravel road. Follow this road for 1.2 km and turn right)
Trip Info: Evening lake paddling, hopefully circumnavigating an island or two depending on paddling speed of the group. We will paddle out for a given time and then return, selecting the route accordingly. Some sandy beaches for a swim if you dare!
Level of Difficulty: Easy, flatwater
Saturday, June 9: Paddle & Potluck
Type of Trip: Kayak or Canoe
Trip Leader: Kathy Ellis,
Meeting Location: 14 Duborne Drive.
Trip Info: 12:00 meet at 14 Duborne Drive, 12:30 boats depart (loop of north end of Lake Duborne, Carla’s Lane, and a stop on Blueberry Island - about 8 km total), 5:00 potluck. The potluck will go ahead regardless of weather. Sometimes, due to weather, no one paddles, but we have a great potluck turnout anyways!