The David Thompson Colubmbia River Brigade 2007
The David Thompson 2007 Columbia River Brigade



Calling all paddlers interested in a unique historical canoeing event! Download the 2007 CRB Poster.


Canadian Voyageur Canoe Adventures

The David Thompson 2007 Columbia River Brigade June 26 - July 7, 2007

March 12, 2008
Columbia River Brigade Video Release Party

Columbia River Brigade Video Release Party

2007 Columbia River Brigade Journals

This trip and adventure is over. We have taken over 100 people on a trip on a very special river commemorating a very special Canadian. These 100 plus people now know a lot more about the Columbia River than they did before the trip, The thousands of people along the way are motivated to learn more about David Thompson and the role he played in the development of their valleys.
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2007 David Thompson Columbia River Brigade Gallery
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2007 Video Recap
& 2008 Invite

Purpose of the event:

  • To commemorate David Thompson’s exploration of the Columbia River in 1807 and to recognize his extraordinary contribution to Canadian history.

Scope of the event:

  • To lead a brigade of Voyageur Canoes from the headwaters of the Columbia River at Canal Flats to Trail, BC, visiting the Columbia River Basin Communities en route.

  • To include a cultural component: “The David Thompson Heritage Stage Show”, a professional production that will welcome participants, young and old, from the Columbia River Basin Communities.

  • To produce a 30-minute educational video for post event presentation.

  • To feature 25’ Voyageur Canoes that will travel together in a brigade pageant style. Competitive aspects will be entertained!

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Columbia River Brigade News

March 12, 2008
CRB Video Release Party

December 22, 2007
Robusters Recap by Jan Micklethwaite

October 31, 2007
2007 Brigade Video Recap & 2008 Invite

October 15, 2007
2008 Brigade Registration
2007 Columbia River Brigade Update

October 1, 2007
2007 Columbia River Brigade Journals
2007 Columbia River Brigade Photos

June 29-July 7, 2007
On the Water - updates from the 2007 Columbia River Brigade

June 25, 2007
2007 Columbia River Brigade Update

June 11, 2007
2007 Columbia River Brigade Update

June 8, 2007
CRB Poster for Communities
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April 27, 2007
2007 Columbia River Brigade Update

April 13, 2007
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2007 Columbia River Brigade
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