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by ryanjordan
Sat Feb 09, 2013 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Learn to Packraft!" & Documentary Film Kickstarter Projects
Replies: 0
Views: 1447

"Learn to Packraft!" & Documentary Film Kickstarter Projects

We've reached our funding goals on this Kickstarter project: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/backpackinglight/packrafting-documentary-learn-to-packraft-video-se We're super excited to be able to bring professional, cinematic media to celebrate this incredible sport! The campaign ends later this ...
by ryanjordan
Sun Jan 13, 2013 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Alpacka Raft Cargo Fly
Replies: 17
Views: 18213

Re: The Alpacka Raft Cargo Fly

I've been using one of the new boats with the Cargo Fly and really like it. From a gear management perspective, it requires more time to pack and fiddle with the cargo bags in the tubes, than it does to simply strap on a pack. My perception of this is that maybe it's because it's winter and very col...
by ryanjordan
Tue Nov 06, 2007 5:51 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: In Search of A Dry Boat
Replies: 22
Views: 9516

Re: In Search of A Dry Boat

I have Spraydeck 4.0 on my latest boat. While a dramatic improvement over the vulva (v2), too much water gets in when steep creeking or floating big water, and it's difficult to create the seal on the cross seam, whether with one hand or two. I like the idea of a zip but am not a fan of something th...