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Sailing on Ghost Lake

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Sailing on Ghost Lake:

Enjoy a professionally skippered 2 hour sail on Ghost Lake.

Informal sailing instruction is included along with unparalleled views of the Canadian Rockies.

The sail boat is an 18-foot Davidson with a fixed keel. It comfortably accommodates 6 adults and is a perfect boat for pleasure cruising and sailing instruction.

COST:

 2 Hour Sail:

$60 per person with 2 people.

$40 per person with 3 people.

$30 per person with 4 people.

What to bring Sailing:

Small backpack with the following:

1. Fleece jacket

2. Wind breaker

3. Water bottle

Personal gear will be stowed in the cuddy.

Overnight Canoe Trips

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Day Canoe Trips

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Ghost Lake:

Enjoy a 2 hour flat-water paddle on Ghost Lake. (Informal Instruction included)

Gain confidence as you learn all the skills necessary to successfully control your canoe.

Suitable for both Novice and Advanced paddlers Ghost Lake offers a beautiful shoreline and stunning mountain views.

We provide certified guides, instruction, canoes, paddles, pfd’s and safety gear.

Join us to improve your paddling skill and explore a beautiful locale.

Cost: $60pp + gst.

Incentive: If one individual organizes a group of 9 paying friends the organizer paddles for ½ the cost. ($30 + gst)

Canoe Instruction

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1. Lake Canoeing (3 hour) $75pp + gst

Learn all the basics in this beginner course.

On flat water you will learn how to steer straight lines, turn, brace and gain knowledge in necessary safety techniques and working with a paddling partner. A series of games will be played to reinforce the learning and maintain the fun factor.

Incentive: If one individual organizes a group of 9 paying friends the organizer paddles for ½ the cost. ($37.50 + gst)

 

2. River Canoeing (3 hour) $80pp + gst

Learn all the basics in this moving water course. Gain confidence as you perform forward ferries and eddy turns. These manoeuvers enhance boat balance boat control and provide a greater understanding of current and how it affects a canoe. You will also learn important river rescue techniques.

Incentive: If one individual organizes a group of 7 paying friends the organizer paddles for ½ the cost. ($40 + gst)

 

3. Lake to River Canoeing Weekend  $140pp + gst.

This course will take you through the full basics of canoing in one weekend. On Friday evening your will learn basic flatwater skills and then spend Saturday learning river fundamentals. On Sunday, you’ll spend a full day learning and perfecting whitewater skills with a river run to put it all into practice.
Incentive: If one individual organizes a group of 7 paying friends the organizer paddles for ½ the cost. ($70 + gst)

Testimonials

Sailing adventure on Ghost Lake, 22km West of Cochrane