Schedule of Trips for 2017  

More day trips will be added as the paddle season progresses.
The trip leaders will send out details on each trip one to two weeks prior to the event date.   
Below is information about campground reservation dates. You generally need to call on the first date possible in order to reserve a campsite.
If anyone has questions or additional ideas for outings, please contact Tom Wilson or Barbara Barr.  We are always looking for new trip ideas and new trip leaders.

Date             Trip Location   -   Leader                             
 Jun 28
Lake Clemintine - Mary Menconi
  Jul 7-9  Silver/Caples Lake - Colleen Wirth 
 Jul 19
Lake Valley Reservoir - Need trip leader
 Jul 26
Lake Spaulding - Laurie Appling and Dennis Coulter
  Aug 18-20  Jackson Meadows - Linda & Phil Horning 
  Sep 5-6  Pyramid Lake (full moon) - Joe Abrell 
  Sep 22-23
Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe - Carol Bader  
  Oct 5-6
Mendocino, Mackerricher SP - Carol Bader  
  Dec 14    
Holiday Party

Trip Details
Friday-Sunday, July 7-9
- Silver/Caples Lake - Trip Leader > Colleen Wirth
This trip is now full.  SNCKC will paddle Silver and Caples Lakes the weekend of July 7-9, 2017.  We will be camping at Silver Lakes East Campground.
Members: Look for emails from SNCKC regarding any possible openings.

Friday-Sunday, August 18-20 - Jackson Meadows - Trip Leader > Linda & Phil Horning / Reservation start date = February 18
As of 02/28/17 there is room in the Aspen Group Camp which has 5-6 spaces for car or car and small trailer (up to 30').  It is suggested that the people who tent camp or sleep in their cars use the group site and those with trailers secure their own camp sites at the Pass Creek campground which is closest ( 1/2 mile) to the group site and boat launch or at the East Meadow campground which is about a mile from group site.   
Call Linda and Phil to reserve a spot in the group site or to let them know what campsite you have independently reserved.  Make reservations at
You can check out the website for Jackson Meadows recreation area for more details.

Wednesday-Thursday, September 5-6 - Pyramid Lake (Full moon) - Trip Leader > Joe Abrell

Friday-Saturday, September 22-23 - Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe - Trip Leader > Carol Bader

Due to unpredictable weather, this trip is limited to paddlers who have completed a wet exit and with equipment suitable for challenging longer paddles. In the spring, watch for the official announcement via email with all details, and I will take reservations at that time.

ITINERARY: Friday afternoon: a guided tour of Thunderbird Lodge ( followed by a group dinner at a King’s Beach eatery. Friday night: lodging at Ferrari’s Crown Resort in King’s Beach ( Saturday morning: launch from Sand Harbor and paddle the east shore of the lake. You can take part in the entire event or parts of it.

Friday-Saturay, October 5-6 - Mendocino, Mackerricher SP - Trip leader > Carol Bader