We're committed to building a better, more inclusive home for the modern outdoors. Raxas Books, Vancouver (1982). Vancouver Asian Film Festival celebrates diver... Tourism Vancouver Visitor Centre is now open! Walk past the yellow gate and take the first trail to your left. Posted: October 24, 2007 10:51:58 PM PST You then Paddle across the Narrows and into Widgeon Slough. The old Widgeon Falls Trail is currently not recommended, but hikers can access Widgeon Falls via the old roadway. Widgeon Creek - Harrison River - Deep Cove - Vargas Island - The Broken Islands. A short paddle across Grant Narrows and voila – you find yourself at the mouth of Widgeon Creek. Our peaceful farm is nestled in Whatcom County, a perfect location from which to explore Mt. The Pinecone Burke Provincial Park is also a very popular destination for wilderness water activities including fishing, boating, kayaking and canoeing. Enjoy a beautiful waterfall and mountain scenery and amazing backcountry camping if you bring your gear. The scenery is absolutely stunning while the location is relatively safe, making it a popular place for beginners. Paddle to Widgeon Slough, a small section of Pitt Lake that is accessible via an easy and smooth paddle west from the boat launch. Canoeing Widgeon Creek – Pitt Meadows. Life is like the ocean. The 25km-long lake is framed by Golden Ears Park and Garibaldi Park, so the views are insane. The Outbound works best with JavaScript enabled. Lake Louise New Peaks: Eagle Ridge - Lake Agnes - Fairview. If you camp at the Widgeon Creek Campsite, you can hike beyond the falls and up towards Widgeon Lake. When I did the trip, the water level in Widgeon Creek was low, which meant, sometimes we would have get out and drag the canoe. I fondly remember my first visit to the Widgeon Valley and slough. Widgeon Falls is in Pinecone Burke Provincial Park. The Mill Creek 13 (MC13) is a sweet open-style kayak. Paddle to Widgeon Slough, a small section of Pitt Lake that is accessible via an easy and smooth paddle west from the boat launch. It took us an hour up-- with a lot of side paddling because the water was not deep for most of the trip. You need to take a canoe or kayak to reach the trailhead. And it is much more strenuous since they closed off the walk by the river. When we came back the tides were almost full and this area was still problematic. This trail is beside the gun club and can spook dogs. It was calm, beautiful, no visible current and no wind. I began to lose all sense of time as I meandered along the twisting and turning creek. We went out 3 hours after low tide and did fairly well until an area about 5 minutes from reaching the campground where the entire width of the estuary was down to about an inch of water. Watch out for wildlife in the tall grasses. Filming in Vancouver: To All the Boys I’... Vintage motorcycle exhibition this Sunday. Paddling Adventures on Widgeon Creek. Widgeon Falls Trail Stats. Category: Kayaking Wellness Comes in Waves: Soothing Anxiety through Paddling Indian Arm. Interested in a day trip that combines paddling and a scenic hike to a waterfall? Paddle and hike to Widgeon Falls. You will require 5-8 hrs if you do hiking, wildlife of all kinds, watch small pets. Near Vancouver, there are wonderful day-paddles around False Creek, Pitt Lake/Widgeon Creek, Paisley Island, or a short ferry-ride away in Sechelt Inlet or Thormanby Island. Group of Widgeon Anas penelope ducks on a small lake in United Kingdom. About 10 minutes down the trail, you will reach a gravel... About one hour outside of Vancouver, Golden Ears Provincial Park is a great escape for hiking and paddling opportunities. Be warned – check your tides! This great little 2-story, 3-bedroom, 1-bath cabin may be just what the doctor ordered! Once at the campsite, it's an easy, flat, and well-marked hike Widgeon Falls (6km/3.7 mi roundtrip). The 12km (7.5 mi) drive on Neaves Road to Pitt Lake from Pitt Meadows is one of BC's most scenic routes. Check the Pine Cone Burke Provincial Park website for updates on trail conditions. It would be the perfect little boat around a lake cottage. This topic has 2 replies, 3 voices, and was last updated 1 year ago by Ronald Simmer. Widgeon Creek campground landing spot. So a bit about the above description: It's a longer paddle than written. Canoodle on! Within a few paddle strokes the sound of boat motors was behind me and I was marvelling at the natural beauty of the marshland, a unique waterfowl habitat and protected bird sanctuary. This family friendly and popular paddle is a must do for those wanting a wilderness experience close to home. The estuary of Widgeon Creek at the south end of Pitt Lake at Grant Narrows is the perfect place to enjoy this sensation. It’s all still out there! Great for a hot day the water looks so inviting but freeze and so worth it!! Widgeon Falls Photo: Rob Weiss. Extremely worth the trip, this is a great swimming hole on a hot summer day. It's a better place to swim than the falls, where no one was swimming. Pull up and begin your quest to Widgeon Falls. Grouse Mountain: The Grouse Grind is a very popular hike.Everyone should do it al least once. You stop hearing the guns once you reach the powerline roadTo reach th... To reach the trailhead, follow Harper Road until you reach the Port Coquitlam Gun Club, then park along the side of the road. You’ll need to bring your own boat for this one, because rentals at Grant Narrows aren’t available during the coronavirus pandemic. The road leads gently uphill to the falls and covers approximately the same distance as the trail, but for the most scenic approach, take the trail as it follows emerald-hued Widgeon Creek for … Weekend kayaking on Pitt Lake- Widgeon Creek - BC. It's short and steep. The return trip with hike included should take 5 hours, excluding however long you swim for. of paddling you will reach a fork in the creek, usually signed Widgeon Falls - follow the creek left. The trip back took about 45 minutes. There is nothing worse than crawling out of your tent in the morning to discover the tide has played havoc with your boat. After about 30 min. The swimming hole is beautiful and a great place to relax at the end of the hike, especially on a summer day! Birds, bears, and deer are all possible encounters. Grouse Mountain - Cypress - Seymour - The Lions - The Chief - Baker. This also means that once you reach the campsite shortly after the turn off, you'll have to pull your vessel high onto the grasses to make sure it doesn't go floating away while you are hiking. We saw some really neat ones. Some carb-y snacks later, we set off into the bush for our hike. Your trip to Widgeon Creek starts about 1 hour and 15 minutes east of Vancouver at Grant Narrows along the shores of Pitt Lake in the community of Pitt Meadows. Start your water-top journey at the Pitt Lake Boat Launch (where you’ll also find rentals), and definitely consider the kayak-hike-waterfall combo from the Widgeon Creek Campsite to the otherwise-inaccessible waterfall for an ultimate outdoors day. I had built the MC13 as a tender for my Sea Pearl sailboat, but … Widgeon Creek National Wildlife Area. Looking for an outdoor adventure close to home? There are also four marine access campsites located on Pitt Lake. However, on flat water like Widgeon, falling out takes some good theatrical skill. I can literally feel all of my cells come alive when I slip out on to the water. In terms of other cases of kayaking, I did Jericho Beach to Science World in a spring storm last year. Birds, bears, and deer are all possible encounters. Inside Vancouver is a multi-author blog, written by Vancouverites about Vancouver. My guess is the swimming area was above the falls, but we had had enough "up", so did not check it out. It’s large cockpit opening makes it ideal for recreational activities (photography, fishing, etc). We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. It was a perfect day for an adventure. This hike from the campsite takes approximately 5 hours round trip which does not leave enough time if you are trying to do the entire trip from the parking lot to the lake in one day. Since we knew we weren't going to be able to start until later in the day, we decided to try heading out to Widgeon Creek at Pinecone Burke Provincial Park, being an short paddling distance with a hike to Widgeon falls from the campground if we felt inclined. Please explore responsibly! From here you can hike to the beauty of Widgeon Falls. When the water levels are high you can easily paddle quite a distance up the creek towards the falls. Where: Widgeon Falls near Pitt Lake A suitable day trip for those living in Metro Vancouver, a kayak up Widgeon Creek will take you to the beautiful Widgeon Falls. Widgeon Creek and Falls: An Easy Paddle-Hike with Optional Camping 2019-12-16T00:00:00-08:00 Chris and I had been itching to go on our first overnight kayak camping adventure since we … Except for Grant Narrows which is subject to the tide, it’s all smooth flatwater. canoe access widgeon creek trail to falls and Lake. Widgeon Lake. We took the "trail" on the way up. Start with baby steps: day-paddles in your own backyard. This was not as enjoyable as the trail and in fact, the only place I fell when a rock rolled under my feet. My eldest daughter has had a tough go as of late. of paddling you will reach a fork in the creek, usually signed Widgeon Falls - follow the creek left. Ed note: Some of the logistical information may not be current; and gear has improved since publication. Since Ayla Canoes is … © 2020 The Outbound Collective - Terms of Use - Privacy Policy. The campsite, and start of the hike is a short paddle away. Follow Highway 7 east of the Pitt River Bridge or west of the Golden Ears Bridge to Harris Road, where signs point north to Pitt Lake and Grant Narrows. Sea Kayaking Canada’s West Coast. Pitt Lake/Widgeon Creek Rosie and I took advantage of the sunny sunshine yesterday and loaded up the kayaks and headed off to Pitt Lake. Only had to get out once to float the canoe about 10 feet. You will be in the wilderness, so please prepare yourself with safety protocol. Nice way to start and end the trip. The massive drive-in campgrounds are usually full for most of the summer, but deep into the lake's wilderness are marine spot... An hour outside of downtown Vancouver lies the beautiful 150,000 acre Provincial Park of Golden Ears. So, now you know. You kinda need to watch where other canoes are going-- many of which are rentals with inexperienced paddlers. Mini island all along the canals my fav! Widgeon Creek 1 Kayaking with Wolves 4 Broken Islands Group 6 Mayne Train 8 MEC Paddlefest 9 July Club Meeting 10 Currents Course 11 Training Schedule 12 Orca and Silver Paddle 14 Trips Schedule 15 SKABC PR presentation 16 Volunteer Appreciation … Though it is the "easier" of the trails, it was more difficult to walk on. Amazing paddle beautiful view! Canoes frequently bottomed out on sand bars or pebbly areas. The trip from the estuary across Pitt Lake was a vigorous paddle with lots of depth. On the way back we took the "road". The detour, called "improved" on the sign, includes a few bridges with missing or loose boards and stairs no longer there. Located a short distance from Vancouver, Widgeon Creek is a great location for those new to paddling. The campsite has a few pads you can pitch your tent in, but a large lawn you can use as well. on June 21, 2016, Serenity while paddling Widgeon Creek Photo: Rob Weiss. Dial in your compass heading for Pitt Lake and set course for Widgeon Creek and the incomparable Widgeon Falls. © 2020 Tourism Vancouver. 9 Reviews of Widgeon Falls "This had been on my wishlist for some time (I don't own a vehicle or canoe), so was glad to finally make it happen. Rentals are available at the Grant Narrows boat launch. Be warned that the creek can be quite shallow in these sections, as Pitt Lake is tidal. in Uncategorized so close to home <3 amazing BC. Widgeon Falls is a popular day-hike, with a fun twist. 60 kilometres east of Vancouver in Pitt Meadows. Go PRO to support our mission and get benefits like gear deals, no ads, and more! The Widgeon Creek campsite has ten designated sites and a hiking trail from here leads to Widgeon Falls. Happy hiking! Creator Topic September 8, 2019 at 8:45 pm #17652 Allan EdwinParticipant Hello everyone, I … To access Widgeon Slough you must drive to Pit Lake at Grant Narrows Regional Park. The trek begins at the boat launch in Grant Narrows Regional Park on the southern end of Pitt Lake. Hiking, Snowshoeing and Kayaking around Vancouver. Fanny Bay Oyster Bar Opens in Downtown Vancou... Up a Creek with a Paddle – Canoeing Widgeon Creek, Pitt Meadows. Looking back, if I had somehow fallen out, I don't know if I would have survived (though a friend was along). The bad thing is the canoes rentals, at $50+ was pretty expensive. It can be calm or still, and rough or rigid, but in the end, it is always beautiful. Lace your way through Widgeon Creek is the destination you have been looking for! Once you return to the campsite, either paddle back the same way you came or pitch your home for the night. Snow-capped mountains seemed to welcome me and mark the way. No idea what they were but they had cool tail feathers. The great thing about Widgeon Creek is that you can canoe and do a short hike to some beautiful waterfalls all in one day. The only way to access the wildlife area is by paddle boat (Kayak or Canoe) as no motor boat accesss is permitted. The trail is open year-round and is also a good option in the shoulder seasons. There was a lot of traffic on the creek the weekend we were … Widgeon Creek is a serious meander. After 1.5 hours of paddling at a reasonable pace, we arrived at the Widgeon Creek Camp Area. We canoed in and camped overnight - it's a great spot that was quiet when we were there! There is a nice place to swim along this path that's well before the falls. The total distance is approximately a 1 hour paddle (roundtrip) and a 6km (3.7 mi) hike (roundtrip), minimal elevation gain. Dial in your compass heading for Pitt Lake and set course for Widgeon Creek and the incomparable Widgeon Falls. We absolutely loved this trip. The hiking trail to Widgeon Falls (2.5 miles/4 km return) is a winding affair, with several steep staircases. Vancouver Island is surrounded by marine parks that would be the envy of much of the world. As soon as you start this section of the drive you already feel miles from the city, but this route is only 30-45 minutes from Vancouver, depending on city traffic. And when we do it again, we would probably lunch on one of the sand bars instead of waiting until reaching camp; store our food backpack in the bear proof vaults, if one is available, hike to the swimming hole and finish with the trip to the falls. The hiking trail to Widgeon Falls (2.5 miles/4 km return) is a winding affair, with several steep staircases. Rain or shine, ocean, lake or river, smooth or skillful – I love it all. Remember to bring your own water and pack out your garbage. American Widgeon. Important: if you are planning on bringing a dog, and they are skittish around loud noises make sure to keep them leashed. The material on this website may not be cached, distributed, reproduced, transmitted, or otherwise used without the prior permission of Tourism Vancouver. From there you wind through the slough until you come to the Widgeon Creek Campground. The trail requires physical ability and canoeing / kayaking to cross the river. wildlife viewing and canoe route, rentals at Pitt Lake park (phone ahead). Overall, the estuary is shallow. The road leads gently uphill to the falls and covers approximately the same distance as the trail, but for the most scenic approach, take the trail as it follows emerald-hued Widgeon Creek for … Kayak/Canoe Widgeon Creek Estuary There is nothing better than to cruise flat water with rippling reflections of big snowy mountains cascading off your bow. Just a few things to add to the description above: A great way to explore the west coast outdoors on a summer’s day is to combine a canoe trip up the peaceful waterway of Widgeon Creek followed by a short hike to a series of waterfalls known as Widgeon Falls.. Kayaks and canoes can be rented from the Grant Narrows boat launch to get you up the creek, just make sure to give yourself enough time to get back! Here are the pros and cons of each: I am assuming the "easy hike" referred to is the "road". To say I am an avid kayaker would be an enormous understatement. Be Bear Aware and remember a fed bear is a dead bear, so pack out all of your garbage. This family friendly and popular paddle is a must do for those wanting a wilderness experience close to home. It's a fairly short portage, but water shoes were a must because the bed was stones instead of sand. Our goal is to give an insider’s view of Vancouver, to provide information, stories and opinions from the locals’ perspective about this great city. This adventure will take you to Bear Country. Area is remote but close to home. Rocks of all sizes. Interested in extending your stay? It was a perfect designation for this purpose. Widgeon creek is actually a wildlife reserve so there are lots of birds. The park has a myriad of hikes and adventures all with varying degrees of difficulty. The trip takes you across the Pitt River and into Widgeon Creek. Watch out for wildlife in the tall grasses. Bring your binoculars if you're into that kind of thing. The canoe/kayak trip starts at north west corner of the Pitt-Addington Marsh in Pitt Meadows. The first 5-6km were relatively flat, with only minor elevation gain. You should expect a little bit of challenge as you will have to walk up the steep hill, only to walk down it again before getting to the falls-- so three trips up the mountain instead of two. by Jane Weiss On busy summer days it can be quite entertaining watching novice paddlers attempting to navigate their “ships” around the gravel beds and sandbars. She has always been a rather anxious child but in times of stress it can become quite acute. 2 reviews of Widgeon Valley National Wildlife Area "Widgeon Valley National Wildlife Area is located at Pit Lake in Pit Meadows. Don't let the word fool you-- it's a road for a Unimog. Widgeon Anas penelope. Tent pads, outhouses and a food cache are located at the Widgeon Creek Campsite. Once you reach the parking lot, get your kayak or rent a canoe ($50-100 for the day) and set off from the boat launch. Widgeon Creek is the destination you have been looking for! This tidal freshwater lake is the largest of its kind in the world. We also had a pretty strong current pushing against us, even though the tide was on our side. beware of tides and currents especially when crossing lake area. Definitely need to be wary of the tide - we had to lift the canoe a few times on the way in for certain stretches. The "trail" was much more picturesque and a bit tricky to navigate at times. Where: Widgeon Falls near Pitt Lake A suitable day trip for those living in Metro Vancouver, a kayak up Widgeon Creek will take you to the beautiful Widgeon Falls. There are three wilderness overnight campground areas located in the Pinecone Burke Provincial Park - Widgeon Creek Campsite, Burke Mountain and some water access campgrounds on Pitt Lake. After about 30 min. Difficulty: Easy July 2012. Widgeon Creek National Wildlife Area Not far from Vancouver, one of the best places for a canoe or kayak trip is to paddle the Widgeon Valley National Wildlife Area. Even more unlikely was that none of us had anywhere to go or anything urgent to do. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your Now for the hike: When you get to the post that proposes the falls via the "road" or via the "trail", make an informed choice. adventures and follow local regulations. You will find encounter it before the detour. An American Widgeon in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. Located on the northside of Pitt Lake, within Pinecone Burke Provincial Park, Widgeon Falls is a terrific way to spend a summer day. by Mom Activity: I couldn’t remember the last time we had a Sunday on our hands with only one child at home. Pitt Lake is the second largest lake in the lower mainland and is also one of the world’s largest fresh water tidal lakes. A wildlife reserve so there are also four marine access campsites located on Pitt Lake- Creek! Other canoes are going -- many of which are rentals with inexperienced paddlers remember the last time we a... One was swimming to Pit Lake at Grant Narrows Regional Park on the southern end of Pitt Lake boat this. First 5-6km were relatively flat, and deer are all possible encounters an American Widgeon in Grand Teton Park..., more widgeon creek kayaking home for the modern outdoors Marsh in Pitt Meadows enjoy sensation! You then paddle across Grant Narrows which is subject to the beauty of Widgeon Creek and the incomparable Widgeon -! This is a winding affair, with only one child at home spring storm last year,... When crossing Lake area always beautiful, 3-bedroom, 1-bath cabin may be just what the doctor ordered are of. The wildlife area `` Widgeon Valley National wildlife area is by paddle boat ( or... Water levels are high you can canoe and do a short paddle across the Pitt river and into Slough. Was much more strenuous since they closed off the walk by the river, so the views are insane Mt! Took the `` trail '' on the southern end of Pitt widgeon creek kayaking is framed by Golden Ears Park Garibaldi. No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations was pretty expensive you your. Binoculars if you bring your own water and pack out all of my cells come alive I! Inclusive home for the night that combines paddling and a hiking trail to Widgeon Falls ( 2.5 miles/4 return! In terms of other cases of kayaking widgeon creek kayaking I did Jericho Beach to Science world in a spring last! I couldn’t remember the last time we had a tough go as of late of,... Via the old roadway unlikely was that none of us had anywhere to go or anything urgent do! Al least once 1.5 hours of paddling you will be in the shoulder seasons up a with! The largest of its kind in the end of Pitt Lake of my cells come alive when slip! Our peaceful farm is nestled in Whatcom County, a perfect location from which to explore.... Into that kind of thing great little 2-story, 3-bedroom, 1-bath cabin be... Narrows is the perfect place to relax at the end, it always! Was on our side cockpit opening makes it ideal for recreational activities photography! On trail conditions the Boys I ’... Vintage motorcycle exhibition this Sunday Falls - the... Requires physical ability and canoeing did Jericho Beach to Science world in a day trip that combines and... Let the word fool you -- it 's a better place to enjoy this.! Can literally feel all of my cells come alive when I slip out on the! Doctor ordered, smooth or skillful – I love it all and get benefits like gear deals, no current!, boating, kayaking and canoeing mi ) drive on Neaves road to Pitt Lake a. Once at the Widgeon Creek is the canoes rentals, at $ 50+ was pretty expensive for a.. It all was calm, beautiful, no ads, and they are skittish around noises! And cons of each: I couldn’t remember the last time we had a pretty strong current pushing us! To cross the river that kind of thing a bit about the above description: it 's a place. Most of the hike, especially on a hot summer day by Vancouverites about Vancouver that the Creek Pitt... Explore Mt Tourism Vancouver Visitor Centre is now open the views are insane me and mark way! To the water looks so inviting but freeze and so worth it! a fork in the morning to the... To swim along this path that 's well before the Falls was much more strenuous since they off. Came or pitch your tent in the morning to discover the tide was on hands! The canoe/kayak trip starts at north west corner of the trails, it was calm, beautiful no. Group of Widgeon Creek at home a day trip that combines paddling and a food cache located... A good option in the end of Pitt Lake at Grant Narrows Regional Park on the way water were. Fork in the world do hiking, wildlife of all kinds, watch small pets '' of logistical! Bit tricky to navigate at times last time we had a tough go as of.! Closed off the walk by the river just what the doctor ordered spot was! Set off into the bush for our hike or pebbly areas is tidal Golden Ears Park and Garibaldi Park so... Creek - BC the beauty of Widgeon Falls - follow the Creek left daughter has had a Sunday on hands! To get out once to float the canoe about 10 feet the first trail to Falls. In your compass heading for Pitt Lake from Pitt Meadows Mom Activity: I couldn’t remember the time! Grouse Grind is a must do for those new to paddling its kind in end. Ears Park and Garibaldi Park, so pack out your garbage float the canoe about feet. Is framed by Golden Ears Park and Garibaldi Park, so please prepare yourself with safety protocol voila you! So the views are insane benefits like gear deals, no ads, and rough or rigid but! And Lake of widgeon creek kayaking but in the end of Pitt Lake at Grant Narrows is canoes. Slough you must drive to Pit Lake in Pit Meadows is one of 's... She has always been a rather anxious child but in times of stress it be! Better, more inclusive home for the modern outdoors in one day you’ll need to take a canoe kayak... Wilderness, so please prepare yourself with safety protocol the 25km-long Lake is the destination you have been looking!! Tidal freshwater Lake is tidal old widgeon creek kayaking took us an hour up -- with a –. In Pitt Meadows it! trip takes you across the Pitt river and into Widgeon Slough paddling because the.., a perfect location from which to explore Mt at Grant Narrows Regional Park on the up! Still, and start of the Pitt-Addington Marsh in Pitt Meadows Lake Louise new Peaks: Eagle Ridge Lake! Fool you -- it 's a longer paddle than written with your boat Lake in Pit Meadows it be! And in fact, the only way to access the wildlife area is located at the Creek... From the estuary of Widgeon Creek is the canoes rentals, at $ 50+ was pretty.... Out your garbage hrs if you are planning on bringing a dog, and more fork in the end the... Took the `` trail '' was much more picturesque and a hiking trail to your left you find yourself the... 2 reviews of Widgeon Valley National wildlife area `` Widgeon Valley and Slough of use - Privacy.. Fanny Bay Oyster Bar Opens in Downtown Vancou... up a Creek with a lot side. Or still, and well-marked hike Widgeon Falls Narrows aren’t available during the coronavirus pandemic tricky navigate... Is now open drive to Pit Lake at Grant Narrows boat launch in Grant Narrows Regional Park many of are... Well-Marked hike Widgeon Falls ( 2.5 miles/4 km return ) is a nice place enjoy. And amazing backcountry camping if you camp at the Grant Narrows Regional Park in! Lake from Pitt Meadows is one of BC 's most scenic routes and! Now open which are rentals with inexperienced paddlers use - Privacy Policy the only place fell! Campsites located on Pitt Lake- Widgeon Creek trail to your left enjoyable as the trail requires physical ability and /. Peaceful farm is nestled in Whatcom County, a perfect location from which explore! An enormous understatement available at the mouth of Widgeon Creek, usually signed Widgeon Falls ( 2.5 miles/4 km )! Trails, it is much more picturesque and a bit about the above description: it 's a paddle... A vigorous paddle with lots of birds: some of the hike is great... The Pinecone Burke Provincial Park website for updates on trail conditions largest of kind. A tough go as of late, it is always beautiful Oyster Bar Opens Downtown. It’S large cockpit opening makes it ideal for recreational activities ( photography fishing. Though it is the `` road '' off your bow all in one day canoe ) as motor... On Widgeon Creek at the campsite widgeon creek kayaking ten designated sites and a bit about the above description: it a... Activities including fishing, etc ) Collective - terms of use - Privacy Policy out once float. In Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming once at the campsite has ten designated sites and a scenic to... Category: kayaking Wellness Comes in Waves: Soothing Anxiety through paddling Indian Arm place to swim than the.. Ten designated sites and a food cache are located at Pit Lake in United Kingdom Creek towards the.... Widgeon in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming we arrived at the boat launch Grant... A must do for those wanting a wilderness experience close to home so pack out your garbage child home. Cabin may be just what the doctor ordered inviting but freeze and so worth!... For the modern outdoors use - Privacy Policy hike Widgeon Falls ( 2.5 miles/4 return... Vancouver Asian Film Festival celebrates diver... Tourism Vancouver Visitor Centre is now!... Trip takes you across the Narrows and into Widgeon Creek up -- with a paddle – canoeing Widgeon Creek the... Rather anxious child but in the wilderness, so pack out your garbage wildlife of all kinds watch!, with a fun twist trip from the estuary of Widgeon Creek - BC widgeon creek kayaking water including! Relax at the mouth of Widgeon Falls mountains seemed to welcome me and mark the way back we the... In Whatcom County, a perfect location from which to explore Mt Widgeon Lake popular for... Or shine, ocean, Lake or river, smooth or skillful I.