Activity Report: Canoeing Co-ordinator, Mike McCurrie - 2018 AGM

Notes:

  • 23 October 2018:  this report was amended to include the overnight trip to Frontenac Park, as mentioned at the AGM
  • 23 October 2019:  during the review of the 2018 AGM minutes, this report was amended to correct "Frontenac Park" to "North Frontenac Park"

Trip leaders

  • Michael McCurrie
  • Rob Burnfield
  • Paul Gallagher

Training

  • Paul's canoeing training course

Day trip destinations

  • Meech Lake & Lac La Pêche in Gatineau Park
  • Gatineau River
  • Rideau River
  • Paugan Reservoir

Overnight trip destinations

  • Algonquin Park
  • Lac Poisson Blanc
  • Réserve Faunique La Vérendrye
  • Rideau Canal
  • North Frontenac Park

Incident report

Canoe #9 was destroyed in rapids in Réserve Faunique La Vérendrye. One canoer suffered minor injuries.  A panel of OOC members is reviewing this incident, with a report containing recommendations due in February.