Northwest Chapter Spring Rendezvous

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W/C Canoes
Wooden Canoe Heritage Association - Northwest Chapter

SPRING RENDEZVOUS - May 4,5,6, 2007
Camp Lutherwood, Lake Samish, Bellingham, WA

Access On I-5 south of Bellingham take North Lake Samish Exit 246. Head west on North Lake Samish Road, Bear right at the fork and cross the bridge across the lake. Turn right to Camp Lutherwood at north end of the lake.


Friday 12:00 noon Check in, set up and paddle
7:00 pm Bark Canoe show & tell- Frank Gunness
8:00 pm Stories from the lives of Voyageurs Robert Schuweiler, Alexandra Bowers and Dan Boles

Saturday 7:00 am Dawn Patrol
10-11:00 am Tips I have learned from marathon and moving water paddling - Ray Arcand
11-2:00 pm View canoes, paddling and socializing
2-3:00 pm Paint stripping and refinishing tips Dick Cross

3-6:00 pm Dinner on your own. Time to prepare your delicious camp dessert!(Bring your dutch oven, reflector oven, stove top or store bought dessert)

7-8:30 pm Auction and Raffle - Dwight Jacobson

8:30 pm A day in the life of a professional wood canoe builder - Larry Bowers

7:00 am Dawn Patrol
8:00 am Breakfast, hosted by Robert & Ginny Schuweiler
9:00 am Northwest chapter Board meeting

Remember to bring
Tent/RV/food (and your Saturday dessert)
Items for the Auction and Raffle
A sharp knife and your skills for miniature paddle carving , prizes!
Further info:
or Boudi @ (604) 943-3052