Jeff Prycl of Rocky Mountain Kayak is holding his annual two day beginners trip and clinic on the Loyalhanna Creek near Ligonier on March 23 and 24. Loyalhanna Creek (alternate rivers: Middle Yough or Casselman) Coordinator: Jeff Prycl. Phone : 724-925-9675 W 724-331-9566 C Email: email@example.com
Meeting Time: 9:00 a.m. Beginners, please note: In order to go on Sunday’s trip, you must attend Saturday’s trip/lesson first.
Directions to meeting place: From Pittsburgh, take Route 30 east past Latrobe to the intersection of Rte. 217 (Kingston Dam) to the Municipal Water Authority Bldg., on the river right side. Call Jeff with questions.
Trip Description: How to organize a whitewater paddling trip, safety discussion, proper paddling gear, basic to intermediate whitewater instruction, ferrying, eddy turns, peel outs, and paddle strokes.
Experienced boaters, feel free to help with safety and encouragement for the new paddlers. If you have extra equipment, please bring it. Prepare for cold to warm weather. Clothing can be borrowed from experienced paddlers. If you don’t have proper clothing, Rocky Mountain Kayak has wet suits for rent, booties, farmer john, short sleeve paddle silk, and splash top for $10.
Please call the trip coordinator if you plan on attending or have any other
questions. Check the message board for last minute information.
Remember to bring a lunch and something to drink!
RIVERSPORT SCHOOL of PADDLING
Contact : Andy Smith – Phone : 1-800-216-6991 or Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Keep on the lookout for upcoming information about instructional paddle sessions on the Loop section of Ohiopyle.
October – December 2023
The October meeting of the BCC will be held at 6 PM on Wednesday, October 18, at the Crow’s Nest (510 Tire Hill Rd, Johnstown, PA). We will be discussing the annual Christmas Party, possible Winter Solstice paddle, Roll Classes, the 2024 Rendezvous and other business. All are welcome.
Mark your calendars, the BCC Christmas Party will be held on Saturday, Dec 2nd at the Crow's Nest. Cost will still be $10/person.
Winter Solstice Paddle on Sunday, Dec 17th.