BCC Activities for April and June.

The BCC will have a picnic/float on the Juniata River in Bedford on April 29.    Please RSVP to the hotline at 266-4276.   The club will supply burgers and dogs.    Everyone bring a covered dish and beverages.    Meet at Bruce Penrod’s on Saturday, April 29 at 10 am.   We will set shuttle from there and expect to begin at the Ritchey Bridge around 11 am.   It is a Class I float of 9 miles back to Bruce’s newly remodeled and Expanded A-frame.

We will explore the possibility of Canoe Camping on May 6-7.    Several people have expressed interest in a Pine Creek trip in the Little Grand Canyon of PA.   Overnight trip covering 30 miles or so.   Great scenery.   Bald eagles a plenty.   One Class II rapid on this section, the remaining is Class I and moving water.    Details later.

Reminder of the CVC Sojourn that is scheduled for June 1-4.  Many BCC members participate all 4 days.   Great beginner trip.   Average 10-15 miles a day.   There is 1 class II-III rapid on Thurs and Friday; the rest is moving Class I water.   Sag vehicles provided, along with meals and overnight camping.

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Stonycreek Clean Up.

BCC Clean up!! We will be meeting at Greenhouse Park at 9, on Saturday the 22nd. Volunteers will be needed! We will be taking g care of Greenhouse Park, Carpenters Park, foustwell, and a section around the Que dam. It is a release weekend, so we’ll be paddling afterwards!!

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April Meeting of the BCC

The April meeting of the BCC will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 7 PM, at the Crow’s Nest (510 Tire Hill Road, Johnstown). Last minute planning for the Rendezvous as well as plans for spring and summer releases; full moon paddles on the Que and Middle Yough Trips, as well as other activities. Join us for good food, beer and meeting your fellow paddlers.


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