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River Dart Weekend (Open Canoe Only)
21/10/2017 @ 9:00 am - 22/10/2017 @ 5:00 pm
|Date||21/22 October 2017|
|Trip Leader Name
|Trip leader Contact Detailsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Additional Leaders or coaches and their qualifications||Ian Flanders – 4CN|
|Maximum number of participants||10|
|Minimum number in group||2|
|Activity||Moving water and open water days on the lower dart and dart estuary
Open Canoe ONLY
|To develop skills – aiming at four star skills on moving and open water.
Likely to be
Lower Dart from Country Park to Buckfastleigh, or Buckfastleigh to Staverton.
One day on Dart estuary- eith er from Stoke Gabriel or Dittisham.
Please note- currently we are aiming to provide a four star assessment in the location and may require group paddlers. However, there is a good chance that this will be just a koving water weekend without an assessment.
|Two days on same part of river depending on water levels and wind conditions.
Option of exploring section of river between Staverton and Totness.
|Pre-requisites for participants
|Good three star skills and preferable some moving water experience (this can be intro to MW in canoe, or a 3 star ability in kayak)|
|Accommodation||We usually use Breara Farm Campsite
o Address: Colston Road, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0LW
o Phone: 01364 642234
OS SX 751 645
Bookings need to be made individually.
There are B/Bs available locally.
|Meeting Time||We will meet on Saturday morning at 0900|
|This is most likely to be at the
Dart Country Park, but will be confirmed in the week prior to event.
|Finish Time||Usually by 5pm on Sunday|
Can we park at venue
|Potential Cost||Shared car fuel
Parking- There will be parking fees at the Country Park
|Please contact trip leader is any equipment is needed.|