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LOC Spring Social Paddle - Petrolia

Saturday, May 27, 2023, 9:00 AM
Bridgeview Park north entrance
4299 Petrolia Line
Petrolia, ON  

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Peter Braun
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
All who wish to participate in this event must pre-register by midnight the night before the event. If you find you are unable to attend, kindly cancel your registration.

If you are a non-member wishing to participate, you must first join the Lambton Outdoor Club, which includes completing the member waiver. A one month free trial membership is available for first time participants. Having enjoyed an outing or two, we hope you’ll join our wonderful club. The annual membership fee is $25.

While participating, be respectful of other members' health management decisions and protective steps. Stay home if you are feeling unwell.

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Event Description
LOC Spring Social -  Petrolia's Bear Creek.
While this section of creek is small, it is not uncommon to see wildlife such as Beavers, Owls, Grey Heron, and Deer. Some new and old equipment from Petrolia's oil industry can also be seen from the Creek.
Afterwards paddlers can participate in the Spring Social Lunch.  See other event to sign up and order your lunch for the Social.
***Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to be ready to launch at 9 am***
Meeting Place
Laneway to metal dock at the park in Bridgeview Park, Petrolia.
Leader Cell Phone
(519) 331-2044
Distance (approx.)
6 km
Duration (approx.)
 1.5-2 hours
Pace (approx. average)
No cost
Required Items to Bring
Mandatory Transport Canada Safety Equipment.
- PFD or LifeJacket
- Buoyant heaving line (15 meters in length)
- Paddle
- Bailer or hand pump
- Sound signaling device (Whistle)
Recommended to Bring
Please bring water and bug spray.