Ørje - Strømsfoss - Tistedal - The Haldencanal Halden Padleklubb and Channel Company Halden Canal invites canoe and kayak paddlers to Channel Tour 2017 - an unforgettable canoeing trip through some of the most beautiful and culturally rich waterways - Haldencanal.
The tour marks the opening of the canal season in the Haldencanal and the participants will be among the first to pass through the locks at Ørje, Strømfoss and Brekke in 2017. There will be no timing as this is a trip without time pressure.
The tour Saturday: Ørje - Strømsfoss (approx. 22km). At 09:30 Registration in Ørje. 10:00 am Driving to Strømsfoss At 11:00 AM Take a bus from Strømsfoss - Ørje At 12:00 Get ready for kayaking At 12:00 PM Get ready for water for paddling into locks. At 20:00 Dinner at Strømsfoss Mølle The tour starts at the northern lock chamber at Ørje at 12.00. We paddle the lake of Øymark and the Bøensfjord. It is possible for more breaks along the way. Sunday: Strømsfoss - Tistedal (approx. 35km). At 08:30 Registration of all before paddling At 9:00 PM Be clear on the water. At 3:00 PM Locking at Brekke At 18:00 Bus to Strømsfoss We paddle the Lake of Aremark and southwest of Aspern and to Brekke locks. From Brekke there is about one hour paddling over Femsjøen to "kay" in Tistedal. Accommodation The accommodation will take place at Strømsfoss locks. Here we have access to shower and toilet, and it is possible to make purchases with the local merchant (recommended!). The accommodation takes place in your own tent. Meals Dinner and mineral water will be served at Strømsfoss Mølle Saturday at 20:00. Participants must bring their own meal to the other meals. Transportation Halden Padle Club has two transport offers: Passenger transport from Strømsfoss to Ørje Saturday at. 11:00. (Kr.100, - per person) Personnel transport from Tistedal to Strømsfoss sunday at 18:00. (Kr.100, - per person) We will of course guard the boats and equipment in Tistedal while the paddles pick up their cars at Strømsfoss.
Note: Transport is pre-ordered upon registration! Attendance and registration. Registration on Ørje Saturday from 09:30 to 11:30. Registration on Strømsfoss Sunday 08:30 - 09:30 Everyone must register before and after paddling both days. If you cancel the paddling, you must inform this for registration. Contact information will be handed out on Saturday. Parking We recommend parking at Stømsfoss from Saturday morning to Sunday evening. You can parc the car in Strømsfoss on Saturday morning and take a bus to Ørje (see transport). Remember to book transport at registration. Tents, sleeping bags and other equipment can be in the car and collected after we have arrived, and can be returned before departure on Sunday morning. We also recommend that those who come from the north (via E18) leave kayaks and luggage in the starting area of Ørje on the way to Strømsfoss. Of course, passengers can also stay on Ørje. Prices and registration The participant fee is kr.750, - per Participates and covers t-shirt, tent place, dinner saturday night and slusing for both days. Transportation will also be 100, - per pers Any companions can attend dinner for kr.450, -. Registration deadline is 12 May 2017 by 23:00. Late registration is possible until 19 May for an additional fee of kr.300, -. We can not guarantee that they will receive T-shirts afterwards. Disease / injury / unfortunate circumstances In accordance with general rules for events / concerts or other timed events, no refund will be granted if for any reason you can not make use of the ticket. This also applies to illness. Take any contact with your own insurance company as this type of event may be covered by personal insurance. Cancellation / Interruption In case of cancellation outside the organizer's rule, force majeur and the like, up to 50% of the starting quota will be refunded. Such cancellation will be announced through our website and our secretariat.
- Last Updated: 05/18/2017
- Source: Indre Østfold Utvikling
Sunday, May 28, 2017
The big canal tour Ørje - Tistedal - padletour
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