Just to let you know that the decision not to have the outing has been made! With the winds, we don’t need for anyone to end up in the water, with water temperatures so low.
Forecast by The Weather Channel:
Through 4pm: Light rain. The rain will come to an end [...]
We have added a live video camera of the Ottawa River on the web site!
Click here: http://nworr.org/ottawa-cam/
Just go to the far right, just under the scrolling picture (changing header) , you will see a box labeled “Ottawa River Cam“, just click and it will take you to the live video.
Below are the election results for the 2012 officers, which was held at the December 27th meeting.
Kevin Schlipf, elected as Vice President, is a very active and avid local kayaker, who has been at most of our outings this year. I don’t think there is a river within a 50 mile radius [...]
They did it! They paddled the Ottawa River with “balmy” 43 degrees and a 19 mph westerly wind generating 10-12″ swells blowing spray in their face!
A total of six kayakers launched from the HP Landing, three of which were so anxious that they left before the agreed launch time of 1pm. It didn’t [...]
As of Christmas morning (9am), it looks like a bit of a breeze today- 10-15mph, but no white caps out there yet!
We will make it a “GO” for 1pm, We have responses from 5 paddlers will be there, so please join us, if not with your kayak, just give us a “warming” [...]
We will have a meeting on December 27th, 2011 at the
Friendship Park Community Center 6:30pm.
At the meeting, we will be nominating and elect officers for 2012!
The photo was taken at the entrance to Katlian Bay at the end of the road in Sitka , Alaska … The whale is coming up to scoop up a mouthful of herring……… (the small fish seen at the surface around the kayak).
The kayaker is a local Sitka Dentist. [...]