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by captainmorgan
Wed Oct 26, 2011 6:43 pm
Forum: Asia
Topic: Mai pai river, thailand
Replies: 1
Views: 2548

Mai pai river, thailand

From Pai to Mai Hong Son, three days, could do in two if you left Pai before noon. First 30 kilometers is very mellow, be carefull of spillway dam right before Tha Pai, going over it would be very nasty indeed. The next bit is advertised as "60 rapids in 60 kilometers" it's no lie. Mostly III and a ...
by captainmorgan
Fri Jan 22, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: Australia / New Zealand
Topic: NZ, Hollyford - Big Bay - Pyke
Replies: 4
Views: 2183

Re: NZ, Hollyford - Big Bay - Pyke

Hello. Was the big bottle of whiskey still at Olivine?
by captainmorgan
Thu Jan 07, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: Australia / New Zealand
Topic: New Zealand Trip Ideas?
Replies: 17
Views: 8800

Re: New Zealand Trip Ideas?

Whanganui makes a nice trip in packrafts. Day 3-5 the river slows down a bit.
by captainmorgan
Thu Jan 07, 2010 3:19 pm
Forum: Australia / New Zealand
Topic: New Zealand Trip Ideas?
Replies: 17
Views: 8800

Re: New Zealand Trip Ideas?

Just finished the Hollyford-Big Bay-Pyke route. Perfect trip. Mainly class 1-2 with the exception of big rapid 1 hour down from the Hidden falls hut, There's a well used portage on the right side. We took ten days(weathered in for two at big bay) but can be done a lot quicker. Big bay to Olivine Hut...