For our annual fall colours paddle we will travel route #7 as described in our MVFN Lanark County Canoe & Kayak Journeys guide/map:
“West end White Lake is like northern lakes with rocky shores, beautiful island scenes, wetland coves and bays. Makes for interesting and peaceful meander along shores and around islands. Watch for unusual creek opening on north shore leading to falling brook. Interesting rock formations and wild flowers. Scan the skies for the bald eagle which nests in the region.”
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Trip Leader: Cliff Bennett
Car Pooling: East Lanark meet at Union Hall for departure at 8:30 a.m.; West Lanark, meet at Hopetown, 9:15 a.m., OR, meet at the boat launch site at 9:30 a.m.
Bring: lunch, insect repellent, binoculars, camera, sun screen and water. You must also be equipped with proper flotation gear, bailing bucket, whistle, heaving line, etc.
Pre-registration: You must pre-register for this event. MVFN membership must be up-to-date. If you do not have your own canoe, we may be able to pair you up with a paddle partner. You may bring a friend or two, subject to approval of trip leader.
For pre-registration and further information, please contact Cliff Bennett at 613-798-6295 or
NOTE: In case of adverse weather this event will be cancelled. If unsure on the morning of the paddle, please call Cliff before 8:00 a.m.