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Season Opener - BYOB Kayaking Glenmore Reservoir + Social (5/3/2017)

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.For some events a payment may be required. Payment is not made directly to COC - please review event details fully for information about if and how you will be required to make payment.

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 - Kayak
Event Location: Glenmore Reservoir - Heritage Park Boat Ramp
Date(s) & Time:Wed, May 3 2017  6:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Wed, May 3 2017 4:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2.5 hr + Social
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Ben C
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Maximum No. Guests:0
Minimum Group Size:2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:0
Number Registered So Far: 14 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:
BRING YOUR OWN BOAT. SUBJECT TO THE RESERVOIR BEING OPEN.
WEATHER & WATER CONDITIONS PERMITTING

Spend a lovely evening on the water exploring the Glenmore Reservoir. Visit the shoreline or head to the Weaselhead area to observe wildlife. Generally have a nice evening out. Look for me I'll be wearing a red cap. Bring a light water proof jacket.

We'll have the boats on the water at 6pm and be off the water by 8:30pm. We'll go for a social after the event. When you sign up indicate if you going for the apres-kayak.

NO JEANS or DENIM CLOTHING


Required Items to Bring:
MANDATORY items:
- Kayak, paddle, PFD
- whistle, throw bag with tow rope, bailer
- Water
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Wind jacket
- Sunglasses
- Hat
- Sunscreen

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From 14 ST SW, (south of Glenmore Trail) turn west into Heritage Drive SW towards Heritage Park. Do not go into the first carpark you see. The boat landing/dock area is right next to the main entrance of the park. You'll see a lot of sailing boats parked around there. We'll be gathering around the picnic tables where the boats will be. DON'T go to the Sailing Club, or the Canoe Club.


Notes:
Considerations:
Flat water kayaking
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in COC events.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Questions about equipment or rentals? Contact the Event Coordinator for suggestions and recommendations.
- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Wendy W and Lynda H., at content@calgaryoutdoorclub.com.
- Support the club by purchasing a Premier Membership: $25 a year


 
Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!