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@2017 Alberta Underwater Council

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Banff Lake Clean-up

Location: Banff Lake Cleanup at Lake Minnewanka Cliff Dive Site

Date: September 13, 2020 - (probably back at Quarry Lake in Canmore for 2021)

What: Lake clean-up dive

Cost: $5 for lunch costs, PLUS will need Canada National Park Pass (choose day, weekend, annual, purchase in advance or at gate)

Hosted By: UW Outlaws Scuba Club (Calgary) & the AUC

RSVP to: info@albertaunderwatercouncil.com

Event Times:

9:00 am Registration & Waivers

10:00 am Dive Safety Briefing

12:00 pm Lunch & Presentations

Come out to collect some trash underwater and help keep our Alberta lakes, rivers, and waterways & National Parks debris free!

Lake Minnewanka, Banff, Alberta

 

Remember: Please keep scuba gear tidy & respect others right to use the park. 

Must bring or rent all your own scuba gear, plus 1-2 tanks. Garden cart to haul gear from parking lot to lake helpful here.

Cleanup supplies provided by the AUC & Project Aware. Surprise Raffles for donated prized from sponsors like our local generous dive shops are often available so bring your cash!!  Want a 2nd dive after?? Possible if conditions favourable but on your own.

Event details subject to change without notice, please check FacebookWebsite just prior.

Divers, Remember to Bring:
  • All your dive gear and tanks - BCD, regulators, drysuit/wetsuit, mask, snorkel, fins, boots, weights, dive computer, hood, gloves

  • Other dive gear that you will find useful to bring: dive light, knife, writing slate, compass & a small tarp

  • Your certification card and logbook 

  • Warm clothing, even if the sun is shining, be prepared for typical Alberta weather which could include rain, snow, and everything in between

  • Most events include food and water, but if you have allergies or dietary requirements, bring your own lunch or snack

  • Lawn chair, bug spray, sunscreen

  • Small amount of cash for registration fees, raffle draws (if available)