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confluence or conflux: where a two rivers join or a tributary joins a river (interesting examples here) Below, a normally mellow tributary (Slick Rock Crk.) races into the Salmon River (Oregon Coast).  27 more words


Fire Sky

A couple more from our rafting trip down Idaho’s Main Salmon as it was burning back in August. After days of smoke, we finally enjoyed one relatively clear evening and morning around the confluence with the South Fork of the Salmon. 64 more words


We Need More Crime in Podunk

When I wrote about the ballot initiative to make building a wave park in Podunk a crime, I have to admit I thought some of my fellow citizens had gone bat shit crazy. 189 more words


Salmon River Fishing Report 10/17 - 10/18/15

I had the pleasure of fishing with Jeff and Brandon on Friday and Mark and Corey on Saturday. We had a great time both days however the fishing wasn’t that great. 320 more words


The big picture

Each fall I spend a week in McCall, Idaho, a small mountain town north of Boise. It is a peaceful time, the lull between tourist seasons. 102 more words

Travel & Adventure

Kayaking Crimes in Podunk

Last year, when a Montana state legislator launched a crusade to ban yoga pants in our neighboring state, those of us south of the border got a good, competitive chuckle. 379 more words



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