Western PA Solo Canoe Rendezvous
June 5 -7, 2015 Western PA Solo Canoe Rendezvous
A special event designed for the solo canoeist, or those curious about solo canoes, of all types and all construction methods. Cooper's Lake Campground, Slippery Rock, PA. Just off I-79, south of I-80. The event will be centered around the campgrounds 10 acre lake, but other paddling venues are nearby including flat and whitewater sections of Slippery Rock Creek and 3000 acre Lake Arthur in Moraine State Park. Pick up paddling trips as well as some scheduled trips are anticipated. There is no fee to attend the event, other than those imposed by the campground. Anyone who camps will be covered for the duration of the event. Those visiting for a day will pay a day fee to the campground that could be between $3 and $5 per person per day.
Come celebrate the solo canoe, satisfy your curiosity about these unique craft and those who paddle them, try out some canoes, paddle with like minded individuals, tell stories and/or sell stuff.
Several manufacturers of solo canoes and equipment will be in attendance. Individuals with boats or gear to sell are encouraged to participate.
Additional info and forum at www.wpascr.org