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Intermediate Whitewater Tandem

2024 Dates
# of Days
Cost
Skill Level
June 14-16
3
$895
Intermediate

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June 14-16

Start Date

3

Duration (days)

$895

Cost

Intermediate

Skill Level

Itinerary

Please note: The instructors may change this schedule to suit the group needs and weather.

Day 1

8:30 am Meet at the Churchill River Canoe Outfitters office in Missinpe

9:00 Drive to Devil Lake boat launch and paddle to Base Camp

11:00 Arrive at Barker Lake and set up Base Camp.

12:00 Lunch

1:00 pm Get on the water and start paddling!

6:00 pm Supper

Day 2

8:00 am Breakfast

9:30 On water sessions

12:00 Lunch

1:00pm On water sessions

6:00 pm Supper

Day 3:

8:00 am Breakfast - pack up camp

9:00 On water Sessions

1:00pm Lunch

2:00 Final session- paddle to Devil Lake

4:30 pm  Pick up at boat launch


Intermediate Tandem is the perfect course for those who have mastered the basic skills and are looking for the next challenge. If you are comfortable performing basic maoeuvres (Front Ferry, Eddy Turns, Side Slip, Front Surf) in Class I and II rapids then an intermediate course is right for you.


IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR ME?

Paddle Canada Intro to Moving Water Tandem is a prerequisite for the Intermediate course. If you believe you have the skills necessary for Intermediate Tandem, but do not have an Intro certification, contact us about a pre-course skills assessment.


If you would are interested in a custom course that better suits your needs, contact us and we can book a custom course for you!

PRE-REQUISITE SKILLS

  • Tasty Meals from Day 1 Lunch to Day 3 Lunch

  • Paddle Canada certified instructors

  • Canoe rental

  • Paddles

  • PFD

  • Helmets

  • Safety equipment

  • Group camping equipment- Group tarp, camp kitchen, cookware,water filtration,first aid etc.

WHAT IS INCLUDED

  • 2 sets of clothes to paddle in- synthetic or wool *No Cotton

  • Warm layers for in camp- fleece, down, polyester

  • Closed toed shoes for paddling

  • Sun Protection

  • Rain Gear

  • Water Bottle

  • Tent

  • Sleeping equipment- sleeping pad, sleeping bag

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING?

Our  intermediate course will focus on skills for Class II and III whitewater. At the intermediate level, we look to refine your existing skills to make your paddling smooth and effortless. We will also step up the difficulty of manouevres, and the rapids we practice in. By the end of the course you will have a solid knowledge base with which to continue your whitewater progression.


We can run a custom course for you! If you have a group interested in such a course, contact us. 

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