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True North Voyageur Brigades 2018, 19 & 20 – sponsored by the Kirk Whipper Voyageur Centre in Northern Ontario.
2017 CVBS Fall Newsletter
We arrive in Fredericton at 12:30 pm on July 18 and we will be greeted by Her Honour, Jocelyne Roy-Vienneau. Details on our poster Fredericton Event .
Come to Florenceville-Bristol for our Opening Ceremony July 18. Details here on our poster: FlorencevilleOpening
Click here for a list of our daily event Noon stops Great chance to see the paddlers & canoes – maybe even get a piece of birthday cake for #Canada150
With 180 paddlers and ground crew in 15 boats, we’ll be dipping the paddles into the nicely receding waters of the Athabasca River on the morning of Friday, June 23! We’re so excited it’s finally here, and hope to have some spectators at the key viewing areas!
12 Best Places to Watch the Fort Edmonton Canoe Brigade June 30 to July 3, 2017 Come and catch the excitement of Canada All times are approximate depending on weather and river flow. June 30: 4:30 PM – Voyageur Park in Devon, Arrival and “People in Boats” * July 1: 7:00 – 8:30 a.m. –… Read more
Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep on top of all the info both before the Brigade starts and as we live tweet during the Brigade July 15-22. We’ll be announcing our arrival times and events as we move down the river – unless our phone goes into the water. Saint John River… Read more
We just finished a tour of the brigade route, meeting with our host communities from Florenceville-Bristol to Saint John. It was a great tour as the communities along the river are really onboard with our theme of making the brigade a true celebration of this heritage river. Our opening in Florenceville-Bristol will immediately follow a special… Read more