Post by thatsapaddlin on Aug 8, 2019 16:21:25 GMT -5
Thought I'd post this here too.
Here's a note about a fun event coming up in September. The folks at Canoe Kayak NB are hosting their Second Canoe Camping Symposium from Sept. 27-29, 2019 at Camp Pascobac on Belleisle Bay -- outside Saint John. The event is amazing value ($50 for CKNB members or $70 for non-members -- membership is $10) and includes free camping and a dutch oven supper Saturday night. Free cabin spots are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. There are a bunch of fun clinics on offer including:
Canoe strokes and manoeuvres
Introduction to Canoe Poling
Eddy Turns and Peelouts
Big Canoe Paddling
Setup the Perfect Tarp
Useful knots for canoeing and camping
Food dehydration and meal planning
Baking with a Reflector Oven
Safe handling tips for axes and knives
Cast iron cooking and Dutch Oven group supper!
Also Special Guest, author Nicholas Guitard is delivering a presentation on Friday evening on W.F. Ganong. Mr. Guitard is the author the acclaimed Waterfalls of New Brunswick and The Lost Wilderness: Rediscovering W.F. Ganong's New Brunswick