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July 14, 2017

Signature Event

Gathering of Canoes

This summer, you are invited to witness a traditional landing of the Pulling Together Canoe Journey. During a 10-day journey along traditional highways from the Sunshine Coast to the City of Vancouver, up to 30 canoes—with First Nations, Public Service Agencies and youth paddlers—will request permission to land on the traditional territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations. Bring your friends and family to an afternoon feast and celebratory gathering. Cheer on the Skippers and Canoe Families as they paddle to their next stop at Ambleside in West Vancouver.

General Details

  • Date: July 14, 2017
  • Time: 11:00-5:00pm
  • Location: Journey from the Sunshine Coast to Vancouver with a landing at Vancouver’s Vanier Park.
  • Address: 1000 Chestnut St, Vancouver, BC
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