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“The universe had conspired to send me back … “

“The universe had conspired to send me back … ” Trip Report March 9-29 2009 Scott Knies . . . better late, than never. Some of my favorite posts are other member’s trip reports, so I thought I would share … Continue reading

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Since we were uncertain, we decided to run right. We got pounded.

Since we were uncertain, we decided to run right. We got pounded. – Long Trip Report Aug. 9. 2009 Blakely LaCroix It had taken 14 years to return to Lee’s Ferry. Preface: In 1994 I bought an Aire 156R raft with … Continue reading

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“it was rather amazing. And pleasant…”

“it was rather amazing. And pleasant…” Brief Trip Report Sept. 24, 2009 Rich Phillips Hi, Just got off a 16-day Lees Ferry to South Cove trip (long story about that schedule) and had a couple of observations. 1. Didn’t see … Continue reading

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Raining Coyotes and Snakes

Raining Coyotes and Snakes – Trip Report – July 15, 2010 Victor Simenc We recently completed a 20 day trip through the Grand Canyon to Pierce Ferry beginning June 7th. By day four it was raining cats and dogs, but prior to … Continue reading

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What do you want for Christmas dear?

What do you want for Christmas dear? – Trip Report Feb 24, 2010 – Ron Sundberg As I was going over my gear list for my upcoming 2-28-11 launch, (what do you want for Christmas dear?) I realized that I have never … Continue reading

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Good gosh, what a hole!!!!

Good gosh, what a hole!!!! – 

 Trip Report – June 8, 2011 Doug Grosjen Just got off, pulling out at Pierce Ferry yesterday (07jun2011). 

Had a blast! I piloted / rowed an 18′ Maravia oar raft through all
 the rapids after … Continue reading

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Five gallons of gas gets me through the Canyon…

Five gallons of gas gets me through the Canyon… – Trip Report – Sept. 5, 2011 Motor Trip Twelve days to Diamond Creek with 8 people on 3 motor rafts with 1 kayak. 4 out and 1 in at DC to PF. … Continue reading

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Smooth runs for all, except …

Smooth runs for all, except … – Trip Report – Sept. 29, 2011 We got back a few days ago from our trip, it was fantastic. Loved the level, 16k at put-in, steady flows.

 During the first half we experienced incredible thunder … Continue reading

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Gonzo’s April 19, 2012 Trip Report

Gonzo’s April 19, 2012 Trip Report I recently finished a 25-day, Lees to Pierce trip. This was a follow-up lottery trip, launch April 19; we had 3 weeks to put trip together. Because of the short notice we went with … Continue reading

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An Alaska Journey

Tatshenshini – Alsek River Trip 2007   Along the Tatshenshini and Alsek Rivers by David Levine Photographs by Paul Walters (the better ones) and David Levine (Click on a picture to see it full size) Kirk got the call to … Continue reading

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