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Raft Guide 101

Rollin’ down the river. In a sweet inflatable raft. The lives of six strangers you only just met a half an hour before in your hands. 1,249 more words

River Guide

Borderless Nights

I’m sleeping at last

As the nightmares tear me apart

Like a drunken raft

Turning splashes of my dreams into reality

-Muzaffar Ahmed

Fire Ants...in Water


In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, we are all worried about the residents of Houston and the Galveston Gulf Coast. Hurricanes and flooding are a deadly serious matter and my heart goes out to everyone dealing with loss or damage caused by the disaster. 295 more words

Split Mountain - July 2017

July 26-28, 2017

This is part two of our trip report.  For part one, see “Flaming Gorge Trip Report.”

We moved from the Lodgepole campground (~8000’) to Green River campground at only 4750’ elevation.  731 more words

Utah - Central

Flaming Gorge - Red Canyon - July 2017

July 24-26, 2017

Marcy and Isaac planned an extended family vacation to the Flaming Gorge Dam area.  The plan was to camp for two nights near Flaming Gorge, then two nights near the Dinosaur Quarry by Jensen, Utah.  887 more words

River Trips

Colorado River, Ruby-Horsethief - Kayak

Well, the summer seems almost gone and I finally got out for a river trip. John and family took a raft this year, while Marty had his Old Town canoe, but also a new kayak. 742 more words

Kayaking

Desolation Canyon - July 2017

July 12-17, 2017

The upper Green River Basin had a huge snow-pack this year.  Some reports indicate about 250% of normal.  That means two things for Desolation Canyon; high water, and lots of mosquitoes! 1,740 more words

Utah - Central