Canoe Rescue Methods

The Canoe over Canoe Rescue

In this episode of Canoeing TV, Andrew Westwood explains the canoe over canoe rescue.


The Shake Out Rescue

A cool technique for one person to empty a swamped canoe from the water.


The Capistrano Flip

The Capistrano Flip is a more advanced rescue that you can do without the help of another boat to flip upright and empty a swamped canoe from the water. Andrew Westwood demonstrates and explains how to do it in this episode of Canoeing TV. For more information on the Capistrano Flip in click here.




Northern Forest Canoe Trail Intern Training
starburton1Northern Forest Canoe Trail summer interns took an all-day moving water clinic on the Missisquoi River in East Highgate, Vermont. They learned paddle strokes, how to read a river and navigate…