Archives May 2011

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May

Should I purchase a Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) launch permit?

Should I purchase a Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) launch permit? By Brian Palmer A few weeks ago the Canadian government announced new regulations for canoe trips in Canada. Among other things, the new Canada regulations require that, “Any canoe or kayak that has an instructor, guide or leader in it is now classified …

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May

Keel Haulers Paddlers Rating Test

Keel Haulers Paddler Rating Test for Class II and above reported by Jon Nelson The Keel Hauler Canoe Club is a large organization located in Northeast Ohio. On their main web site is a self-test for determining one’s level of river skill. The 16-item test covers four main areas: physical, equipment, experience, and paddling group. …