2009 Canoe Landing Protocol – Paddle to Suquamish

CANOE LANDING PROTOCOL – MONDAY, AUG. 3 AT 1PM

 

  • BEFORE 12 Noon, All canoes will gather at soft landing – Doe-kag-wats Beach (Jeff Head) for instructions on Official landing in Suquamish.

 

  • Food, water and comfort stations provided at soft landing. Skippers are in charge of own crew care.  

 

  • At 1 PM Canoes will enter official landing, rafted up in groups as defined by routes traveled.

 

  • Each canoe will give a BRIEF intro of their canoe family, Tribe of Nation.

 

  • Only after every canoe completes protocol will canoes come ashore.

 

  • Volunteers from Naval base will help carry canoes up.

 

  • Only Support Boats will tie to Suquamish Dock. No canoe. Larger canoes can pull over to Old Man House Park.

 

  • Canoes will sit in front of the sGeDadad qwA ?altx House of Awakened Culture in Downtown Suquamish.

 

  • Canoe Families may load canoes onto trailers next day and thru the week before 10 AM.

SEE ALL 2009 CANOE ROUTES  CLICK HERE.