Due to the extension of the provincewide stay-at-home order all HOC in-person events have been cancelled until June 2nd

Paddling Practice and Play - Safety and Rescue Skills Large Lake (Session 1) - Jul 10 2021

  • 10 Jul 2021
  • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Lake Ontario or Lake Erie TBD closer to the date
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Paddling Practice and Play - Safety and Rescue Skills Large Lake (Session 1) Jul 10 2021

Registration opens March 5 2021

Name of Trip Volunteer

Mike Eaton

Email of Trip Volunteer

mt_eaton@hotmail.com

Trip Address

Lake Ontario or Lake Erie TBD closer to the date

Body of Water

Lake Ontario or Lake Erie TBD closer to the date

Boat Launch Location

TBD

Arrival Time

9:00 AM

On the water time, ready to paddle

9:30 AM

Maximum number of paddlers including leader

6

Boat Rental Available

No

Launch Conditions

Boat Ramp

Bathroom Facilities at Launch Site

Bathroom facilities on location

Paddling Conditions


Night, Fog or Heavy Rain

No

Wind

Grade B - Light to Moderate Up to 12 knots (22 kms/hour) – wind noticeably affects movement of paddle

Waves, Breaking Waves, & Swell

Grade B - Waves up to 2 feet; no breaking waves (Waves up to armpit; light to moderate chop; scattered whitecaps)

Landing Type

Grade A - Frequent easy landing opportunities including gently sloping; sand; gravel or grass

Open Crossings

Grade A - No open crossings

Daily Distance

Grade A - Up to 10 kms (Up to 6 miles)

Current

Grade A - None or mild Less than 1 knot (2 km/hour)

Trip Grade Assessment

B

After Paddle Leisure Time


Go to Restaurant After Paddle

No

Trip Costs

Session is free to HOC members.

Additional Information

Come join us for a half day paddle on Lake Ontario or Lake Erie where we will practice many of the fundamental as well as several intermediate safety, re-entry, and rescue skills in Level 1/2 conditions.  Several of the Padddle Committee members will be present to share tips and tricks with anyone interested. We will be practicing a wide selection of re-entries.  Paddle Canada Level 1 or greater required for this session as well as wet exit and re-entry completed in the last 12 months.

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