Ep. 61: Winter Multi-Day Rafting and Kayaking Trips

Ep. 61: Winter Multi-Day Rafting and Kayaking Trips

 
 
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In this episode we talk about tips and strategies for doing overnight rafting and kayaking trips in the winter.

Paddling in the winter can be cold
Paddling in the winter can be cold

News of the Week

Gear of the Week

No. 36: Aaron Babcock Interview

No. 36: Aaron Babcock Interview

 
 
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This week we talked with Aaron Babcock from the Siskiyou Mountain Club.

Aaron Babcock running a Creature Craft on the North Fork of the Smith River

Some links to things we talked about:

Gear of the Week

No. 26: Self Support Trips + Kayak Videos

No. 26: Self Support Trips + Kayak Videos

 
 

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This week we talked about the Oregon Wildlands Act, responded to viewer mail, and talked about self-support trips and kayaking videos.

  • Watch Kavu Day (Zach’s Favorite Kayak Video)
  • Learn about the film Habitat about the progression of rafting in the PNW

Priscilla and her partner Jacob’s IK self-support set-up for hiking into the Upper Merced in California.

Habitat

No. 4: High Performance Inflatable Craft aka Inflatable Kayaks Part 1

No. 4: High Performance Inflatable Craft aka Inflatable Kayaks Part 1

 
 

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Orange Torpedo Inflatable Kayak on the first descent of Canyon Creek (Illinois River Watershed)
Orange Torpedo Inflatable Kayak on the first descent of Canyon Creek (Illinois River Watershed)

Some link to things we talked about:

No. 3: River Safety Gear Basics + Necessities

No. 3: River Safety Gear Basics + Necessities

 
 

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Here are some links to things we talked about:

Pulling out the saw to cut some branches on the North Fork of the Owyhee
Pulling out the saw to cut some branches on the North Fork of the Owyhee