Canoeing at Glenmore Reservoir - Sat, Jul 11 2015

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Canoeing at Glenmore Reservoir (7/11/2015)

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED:Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.You will then make your payment for this event at the venue, NOT in advance to the COC.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

The Basics:
Event Type:Water - Flat
Event Location:Calgary North Glenmore Park
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jul 11 2015  10:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jul 11 2015 8:00:00 AM
Event Duration:3 hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Bruce F
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Member Cost:$12.50/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 10 (Log in to see who's signed up.)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

An easy Saturday morning paddle along the shoreline of Glenmore Reservoir.

We'll meet in front of the Calgary Canoe Club at 10:00 AM. The canoes will be rented on-site from the Calgary Canoe Club. Since we are renting 2-person canoes, each member is responsible for pairing-up and arranging each rental. We will try to have the boats on the water by 10:30 AM, and be off the water by 1:00 PM. For those interested, we can get together afterwards for lunch.

Participants should be familiar with getting in and out of a canoe and basic strokes. As well, you must wear your lifejacket (PFD) while on the water. Note that participants may be paired by ability at the discretion of the coordinator.

Required Items to Bring:
- Water
- Snacks
- Quick drying clothing; no cotton please
- $ for canoe rental & personal I.D.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Sunglasses
- Sunscreen
- Sandals or water shoes
- A small waterproof bag (Ziploc) to hold money, credit card, and I.D.
- Waterproof camera

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Calgary Canoe Club is located in southwest Calgary on the western shore of the Glenmore Reservoir and can be accessed by driving south on Crowchild Trail into North Glenmore Park. Look for the big blue building on your left. Parking is available in the lot next to the entrance driveway or along the driveway itself.

By Bus: take the #47 from Chinook Station to Crowchild Trail and get off just before the bus turns west on to 66th Ave. Walk south along Crowhild Trail which becomes 24th Street SW and keep going until you see the blue building of the Calgary Canoe Club.

- If the forecast calls for rain or wind, the event may be re-scheduled.
- Leave any valuables either at home or in your vehicle. You will be glad you read this additional note should you tip your canoe.

- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Wendy W and Lynda H., at

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$12.50/Person
Cost Includes:- 3-hr canoe rental
- Lifejacket (PFD)
- Paddle
Note: cost is based on 2 persons per boat, sharing a $25.00 3-hr rental. You are responsible for payment at time of rental.

Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the COC. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.
Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance: