Celebrate BC Rivers Day on the Columbia

Sunday, September 27, 2020
Invermere Branch
meet at Columbia River Paddle in Athalmer
25 Laurier St. Invermere, BC V0A 1K2

Celebrate BC Rivers Day! Join us on the Columbia River on an easy 3-4 hour paddle from Athalmer to Radium and experience the beauty of the Columbia Valley from a unique perspective.

BC Rivers Day coincides with World Rivers Day when millions of people in more than 70 countries create events to increase public awareness and encourage the improved stewardship of rivers around the world. This year marks the 40th anniversary of BC Rivers Day and according to Mark Angelo, its river-wise founder:

“rivers are the arteries of our planet; they are lifelines in the truest sense.” 

Don’t have a boat? The good folks at Columbia River Paddle are offering special discounted rates for rentals of a canoe, kayak or SUP. See below for all details. They are also offering a shuttle from Radium back to Invermere. 

This event is co-hosted by Lake Windermere Ambassadors.

10am- Meet at the Columbia River Paddle office in Athalmer
2pm-   Arrival at Radium 
Shuttle, Radium to Athalmer: $20/person
Rental of kayak, canoe or SUP & return shuttle: $50/person
Bring a lunch.
Rain or Shine! Be prepared for wind or rain and lots of fun.

Please RSVP to invermere@wildsight.ca to book the shuttle back to Invermere.  

Want more info? Call 250-341-6898.