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July, 2018

Sunday
1
Myersville McDonald's
8:00 AM
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Sunday
1
Seneca Landing/Rileys Lock
3:00 PM
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Please leave me a phone # so we change plans on the fly if Trump‘s playing golf. My cell number is 202-549-3433. If we can‘t put in at Rileys, we can put in at Violettes Lock and ferry across the river below the breaks to get to the GW canal.
Wednesday
4
Independence Day
Wednesday
4
Paddle Prattle: http://www.monocacyboard.org/mboard/mboard.php
6:00 PM
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Paddle the local Potomac every Wednesday evening throughout the summer. No formal instruction is provided but experienced paddlers are always willing to help. Location will vary depending on river conditions. Check Paddle Prattle for update.
Sunday
8
Pennyfield Lock
8:00 AM
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Meet at Pennyfield Lock at 8:00, rpt 8:00 am for 3-hour run in the cool of the day. - Please notify Alf so no one is left behind on the beginning shuttle to Violettes Lock.
Sunday
8
9:00 AM
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This will be the bottom section from Rt. 34 bridge to Potomac. Contact Bob for meeting time and place.
Tuesday
10
off US 340 opposite the Patoma Wayside below Harpers Ferry, WV (Virginia side of the 340 bridge ove
1:00 PM
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Vitas E will take a group on the Bridge to Bridge part of the Staircase - Tuesday, 10 July. Meet at the Harpers Ferry Adventure Center 1:00 PM.
Tuesday
10
Carderock Recreation Area
7:00 PM
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Carderock pavilion.
Wednesday
11
Paddle Prattle: http://www.monocacyboard.org/mboard/mboard.php
6:00 PM
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Paddle the local Potomac every Wednesday evening throughout the summer. No formal instruction is provided but experienced paddlers are always willing to help. Location will vary depending on river conditions. Check Paddle Prattle for update.
Thursday
12
8:00 at Sharpsburg Park & Ride 10:30 at FOC Put-In
8:00 AM
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Trip depends on - level of <2‘2" on the bridge gauge (~12 ft online)
- vehicles with capacity for boats and people that can travel the shuttle road. Or to Lwr Yough if it‘s <3 ft
Pls call Sheila Chapelle ASAP- 240-707-0443,yakmom_8@yahoo.com
Thursday
12
Angler's lower parking lot, paddling up to Difficult Run rapid
9:00 AM
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We are all between swims; make your next one safer. Continuing a focus on safety, we‘ll practice wet exits, self-rescue, and boat-aided rescue of swimmers and gear. Plus an optional paddle up or downstream to follow.
Saturday
14
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This is the American Canoe Association Swiftwater Rescue Level 4 course, taught by ACA certified instructors. The course teaches judgement and risk management to minimize the likelihood of serious incidents, and the skills to deal with incidents.
Saturday
14
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Please have your articles in to the Cruiser by 8:00 AM.
Saturday
14
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Beginning Whitewater (tandem or solo, builds on river canoeing and flat water classes Mark Wray will be providing in late Spring early Summer) / Instruction provided by CKAPCO: Instructor Brendan Fitzpatrick
Sunday
15
Pennyfield Lock
8:00 AM
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Meet at Pennyfield Lock at 8:00 for 3-hour run - Plese notify Alf so no one is left behind on the beginning shuttle to Violettes Lock.
Sunday
15
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This is the American Canoe Association Swiftwater Rescue Level 4 course, taught by ACA certified instructors. The course teaches judgement and risk management to minimize the likelihood of serious incidents, and the skills to deal with incidents.
Sunday
15
Dawsonville USGS gauge - MD Rte 28 bridge. Parking lot on upper left of the crossing.
1:00 PM
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from Rte 28 to Berryville Landing, we‘re cutting out 4 river-wide blockages - Please tell Alf or Mike Martin imnostooge@yahoo.com if you can come.
Wednesday
18
Paddle Prattle: http://www.monocacyboard.org/mboard/mboard.php
6:00 PM
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Paddle the local Potomac every Wednesday evening throughout the summer. No formal instruction is provided but experienced paddlers are always willing to help. Location will vary depending on river conditions. Check Paddle Prattle for update.
Thursday
19
Potoma Wayside Park
10:30 AM
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Meet at Harpers Ferry Adventure Ctr across from Potoma Wayside on 340. Bring $5 for parking and a ride from the takeout up the hill to the parking lot. Email Larry
Saturday
21
Lock 5 GPS 38.939769, -77.121638
10:00 AM
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Paddle-the-Potomac Race Series.
Sunday
22
Pennyfield Lock
9:00 AM
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Meet at Pennyfield Lock at 9:00 for 3-hour run - Plese notify Alf so no one is left behind on the beginning shuttle to Violettes Lock.
Sunday
22
Seneca Landing/Riley's Lock
1:00 PM
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Part of the Potomac River Celebration. No experience is necessary. Bring water, snacks and a change of clothes. You may get wet. Canoes and kayaks will be provided by Calleva. Experienced volunteers are needed to help with boats and paddlers.
Wednesday
25
Paddle Prattle: http://www.monocacyboard.org/mboard/mboard.php
6:00 PM
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Paddle the local Potomac every Wednesday evening throughout the summer. No formal instruction is provided but experienced paddlers are always willing to help. Location will vary depending on river conditions. Check Paddle Prattle for update.
Thursday
26
Myersville McDonald's at 9:30
9:30 AM
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LY & possibly the Cheat on Fri, 27th - depends on level and group‘s interest. Camp near Ohiopyle
Friday
27
Ohiopyle State Park
8:00 AM
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continuation of the LY paddle/ camping at Ohiopyle. Depends on level and group‘s desire.
Saturday
28
Ohiopyle State Park
8:00 AM
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Follow-on from the THU PAD - LY/Cheat of 26-27 July Sat: more LY/ Cheat. SUNDAY - to Stonycreek for the release.
Sunday
29
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CCA/BRV Ross Dence / Larry Lampert. Contact Ross Dence on 202 641-6693 / ross.dence@gmail.com
Sunday
29
Pennyfield Lock
9:00 AM
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Meet at Pennyfield Lock at 9:00 for 3-hour run - Plese notify Alf so no one is left behind on the beginning shuttle to Violettes Lock.
Monday
30
Carderock Recreation Area
7:00 PM
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We have scheduled a meeting with the legal team from Democracy Forward to discuss the Potomac River closure lawsuit that CCA is considering joining. All members are welcome to attend. Meet at Carderock Pavilion.