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Paddling Toronto Island - Sep 11 2021

  • 11 Sep 2021
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Cherry Beach
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  • Non members are welcome to participate in up to two club events before joining and must meet the skill level requirements for the paddle

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Paddling Toronto Island Sep 11 2021

Registration opens March 5 2021

Name of Trip Volunteer(s)

Heather McClintock, Ralph Gardave

Email of Trip Volunteer(s)

adventurelife4212@gmail.com   gardave@sympatico.ca

Trip Address

Cherry Beach Toronto

Body of Water

Lake Ontario

Boat Launch Location

Cherry Beach

Arrival Time

10:00 AM

On the water time, ready to paddle

11:00 AM

Maximum number of paddlers including leader

12

Boat Rental Available

No

Launch Conditions

Sand and pebbles

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 A - Under 1 foot waves; no breaking waves (Waves up to the deck seam; water glassy to rippled; no whitecaps)

Landing Type

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

Open Crossings

Grade B - Less than 1.6 kms (Less than 1 mile)

Daily Distance

Grade B - 10 to 18 kms (6 to 11 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

Yes

Restaurant and Restaurant Location

Keeting Channel Grill, 2 Villiers St

Additional Information

Arrive at Cherry Beach at 10am. There will be introductions and a trip briefing at 10:45, 11am launch. We will travel across the open channel of Toronto's eastern gap shipping access. Care must be taken to stay together across the eastern gap and crossing ferry docks and pleasure boat channels. Once we cross over into the islands it is an easy and protected paddle. We will have lunch on the island. Bring your lunch with you in the kayak, there are washroom facilities there also. After lunch we hope to travel on the Toronto harbour side of the islands back to Cherry Beach, conditions permitting. Care is again required watching for boat traffic, ferry / water taxi's and crossing the eastern gap again.

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