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Gear on the Oregon Desert Trail

I just updated my gear list for what I have been and will be using on the Oregon Desert Trail this year. I’ve copied it below for your convenience! 490 more words

Fulufjället sufferfest

“We should go on a trip together” said Eric to me. “Sure, Let’s do it” I answered. Three years later, we did it.

Over a week end, Eric and I went on a micro adventure far away from home. 1,568 more words

Sweden

Swedish Packraft round-up 2016

Words and pics by Peter Allen – Drawings and facts by Jeremie Lamart

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The first Swedish Packrafting Round-Up happened on the Voxnan river a couple of weeks back. 1,024 more words

Sweden

Greater Patagonian Trail update

My last day in Chile I was lucky enough to meet up with Jan Dudeck and his partner at the Santiago bus station.

We carbo-loaded on ice cream while I got a personal update on what happened on this their 3rd season on the long distance hike. 123 more words

Alpine

Breaking through the misconceptions of packrafting

As Roman Dial, author of ‘Packrafting! An Introduction and How-to Guide’ puts it: a packraft ‘encourages amphibious travel’.
By Chris Scott

Imagine a small, robust raft that unrolls from your backpack and inflates with the help of the breeze. 1,068 more words

The Paddler News

Peru, the Rio Marañon. Day 21, 10/19/15

We floated past  K. 400 to Camp #21, on a beach opposite the town of Mendan. Pedro then took his computer and kayaked across to town, to show his movie to whichever residents he could scare up. 218 more words

Nature

Peru, the Rio Marañon. Day 18, 10/16/15

Our last night’s camp, #17, was in a backwater on a mostly muddy beach, to the upstream side of the Rio Llanten.

Late in the morning, we arrive at Samosierra Rapid, Class III-IV, at K. 634 more words

Photography