Paddling Flotilla and launch of Birch Bark Canoes

Culture and entertainment History Nature Sports and recreation
Eric LeBel.
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location(s): Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

Free entry! Witness master craftsman, Todd Labrador and his apprentices launch two traditional Mi’kmaw birch bark canoes that were constructed at Kejimkujik this summer starting at 10 am at Jake’s Landing.  The flotilla of canoes and kayaks will depart at 10:30 am and travel to Kedge Beach.

Join park guides in the big Canoe for the paddle or rent/bring your own canoe or kayak (sign up at the Visitor Centre for the big Canoe). Welcome the flotilla’s arrival at Kedge Beach at 11 am and enjoy refreshments as we celebrate the ancient craft of birch bark canoe building at Kejimkujik.