Hertford Lea trip report

Hertford Lea trip report

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On 11th March 7 Nomads including Sam on his first trip with the club traveled to Hertford to explore the river Lea led by Peter Scott, himself a former member of Herts canoe club. It started out sunny and warm as we launched in front of the impressive Herts canoe club clubhouse and headed downriver. Not far below we found the first two step weir, where we stayed a while practicing ferry glides and approaching the stopper under Peter's expert tutelage. No one was brave enough to go right in the stopper though, which looked a bit too munchy. We then attempted to turn left up the river Bean, but soon encountered a fisherman and decided not to continue. Instead we carried on down the Lea through country opening out…
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River Dart trip report

River Dart trip report

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On the 10th and 11th of March 4 Nomads led by Nick Moore went all the way to Devon to paddle the Dart. Apparently it was well over the stones at the put in on the Saturday and many of the features were washed out, but dropped on the Sunday to a more normal paddling level. Thanks to Nick for leading the trip, Ian for the photo and Nigel for this video.
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