Banff Lake Clean-up
Location: Banff Lake Cleanup at Lake Minnewanka Cliff Dive Site
Date: September 13, 2020 - Tentative, yet to be confirmed. (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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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 no longer include food and water, bring your own lunch or snack, juice, water, etc.
Lawn chair, bug spray, sunscreen
Small amount of cash for registration fees, raffle draws (if available)