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Touring Survey

Tue 15 December 2015

The SCA Recreation committee seeks input into the possible future provision of SCA Tours. A short survey is now open to anyone with an interest in attending an SCA tour; sea/coastal or inland  / river. 

As way of background the committee have defined as Grade A, B or C as follows:

Grade A - Participants should be capable of paddling 20km (12miles) per day in force 2/3 conditions or on grade 1 -2 rivers.  

Grade B - is in more challenging waters and may include tidal streams, exposed headlands, open crossings on lochs or between islands or on grade 2(3) rivers.  Participants should be capable of paddling 25km (16miles) per day in up to force 4 conditions.

Grade C -  are more extended Grade B trips over a longer period for inland/sea touring *AND* rivers graded up to 4(5). Participants should be capable of paddling in more difficult conditions than grade B for a longer time.

The survey will close on 14th January. 

If you have any questions in relation to the survey, please contact sca.recreation@canoescotland.org