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The Nith River - Plattsville to Hwy 401

Saturday, May 6, 2023, 8:00 AM

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Judy Mahoney
Registration is required before Sunday, April 30, 2023 at 8:00 PM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
IMPORTANT: All participants MUST pre-register for event, by midnight the night before; drop-ins/guests are not permitted unless registered.

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Don’t participate if you have ANY symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with someone who has Covid-19.
No Fee
No Fee
Event Description
Judy Mahoney is leading this trip on Nith River.  We will start just south of Plattsville (Township 12 Rd) and go downriver ending just North of HWY 401 (Township 12 Rd / Trussler Road). 

This will be an intermediate paddle due to distance and potential fast flowing water. 
Signup for this trip will close Sunday April 30th at 9 PM to allow arrangement of carpooling.
Meeting Place
Pls arrive 15 mins before paddle for instructions and introductions.)
Distance (approx.)
15 kms
Duration (approx.)
4-5 hours (Plus 4 hours drive time)
Pace (approx. average)
4 km/hr
Required Items to Bring
water, lunch, appropriate clothing
Transport Canada Regulations - PFD, whistle, bailer or bilge pump, 50' of buoyant rope.
Recommended to Bring
sunscreen, bug spray, spare clothes in dry bag, 1st Aid Kit, cell phone in waterproof bag 
Carpooling:  TBD
Guests Guests must register using our new 1 month free trial