Mississippi River Canoe /Kayak Outing
Sunday, July 22, 2012
Canoe Mississippi River Upstream from Ferguson Falls. This trip is a variation of #4 on the Canoe Brochure now that there is a canoe launch in Ferguson Falls. The trip passes through part of the Innisville Provincially Significant Wetland which is also an ANSI (Area of Natural and Scientific Interest).
Car Pooling: East Lanark: meet at Union Hall, for departure 9 am. South/East Lanark: meet at Ferguson Falls Public Parking at the Canoe Launch 9:15 am. This is at #1362 Ferguson Falls Road (Lanark Hwy15) next to the Community Centre.
Bring: Lots of drinking water, binoculars, lunch, bug juice, life jackets (mandatory). Every vessel needs a safety kit (Bailer, floating throw-line, pea-less whistle & flashlight). An extra paddle per vessel is recommended.
If you have a canoe and need a partner, or don’t have a canoe and would like to partner, call Howard or Mary at 613-256-0817 or In case of severe weather, this event will be cancelled. If in doubt, call Howard or Mary no later than 8:00 am. For further information, call 613-256-0817.