Canoe camp a treat for local girl guides and pathfinders

Gavin Lake offers great setting for learning

It was a weekend for the girls at Gavin Lake last weekend where dozens of girl guides and pathfinders from Williams Lake took part in a canoe camp for the weekend.

With ice still covering parts of lake, participants took to the water to learn canoeing skills and earn badges.

The weekend also gave the girls the opportunity to learn fire building skills and take part in hikes and crafting.

See photos below, taken by Angie Mindus.

 

Williams Lake girl guides Alaya Stafford (back) and Aubreigh Gentles enjoy an early season paddle as part of a special girl guides and path finders canoe camp at Gavin Lake last weekend. As well as honing their boating skills, the girls also went hiking, made crafts and sharpened up their fire-building skills. Angie Mindus photos

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