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Paddle the Grand River along Kaufman’s Flats
to Freeport in Kitchener, Ontario, a 20 km 4 hour scenic route suitable for all skill levels.
Join us as we highlight the value of Ontario’s fresh water and support the
campaign to Stop the Mega Quarry! A portion of the proceeds will go to NDACT.
Date: Sunday, August 12, 2012
Optional Launch Times: 9 AM, 10 AM, 11 AM & 12 Noon
Length & Difficulty: 4 hours, 20 Km, fit for all skill levels
Meeting Spot: Canoeing the Grand Headquarters, (at the Freeport Bridge) 3734 King St. East, Kitchener, ON N2P 2G5
From the meeting point a shuttle will take you to the launch site, where you will canoe with the current back to headquarters.
Register here to participate: www.canoeingthegrand.com/groupexpeditionStopTheQuarry.htm
You must register to participate in this event. Register by or before event day; participants will not be accepted on date of event if they have not registered online. Please only register if you fully intend to participate in this event. There is a limit of 50 canoes and 20 kayaks, so register soon!
$60.00 per Canoe (maximum 2 people)
$50.00 per Kayak (maximum 1 person)
Expedition Costs include:
- the boat
- PFDs (personal flotation devices)
- shuttle service to the launch site
Payment is due at check-in on trip day.
- pets & snacks allowed
- absolutely no alcohol
- expedition will proceed rain or shine
- bring your cameras or video recorders and make sure to catch your family & friends on film!