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by Paul
Wed May 10, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Wyoming
Topic: Wind River Range
Replies: 5
Views: 8918

Re: Wind River Range

I packarafted a small area of the wind river range last July (2016) at the green river lakes trail head/ campground. Summary is it was fantastic and my favorite packaraft adventure of 2016 for sure. My route started and ended at Green river lakes area, went up lakeside trail to porcupine trail, lost...
by Paul
Mon Jun 13, 2016 8:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fishing--Low cost light weight fishing tools
Replies: 9
Views: 2058

Re: Fishing--Low cost light weight fishing tools

Thanks for the initial ideas, the tenkara method seems promising. I did a bit of looking and found a complete tenkara setup for $159 and 5oz which seemed pretty nice but a bit much for me at this time. I'm going to try to find a Chinese direct one on az, I think there all made in china anyway. On a ...
by Paul
Thu Jun 09, 2016 9:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fishing--Low cost light weight fishing tools
Replies: 9
Views: 2058

Fishing--Low cost light weight fishing tools

Hello, Fishing has been on my mind often when packrafting; I always see them near rapids, hopping out of the water and everywhere else while on rivers, creeks and lakes, yet I have not found a good general purpose fishing system nor invested much time into it. My current system is a pencap with fish...
by Paul
Sun Jun 14, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: Colorado
Topic: Arkansas River??? Brown's Canyon-Royal Gorge?
Replies: 13
Views: 6047

Re: Arkansas River??? Brown's Canyon-Royal Gorge?

I ran it this spring at 700-800cfs, parked at Hecla Junction, paddled across the river to the train tracks and walked up stream 5 or 6 miles to where the rapids begin (right where the train tracks straighten out for a long ways and the mountains part). The benefit to this was I observed every rapid ...
by Paul
Sun Jun 14, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Colorado
Topic: Boulder Colorado: Boulder Creek
Replies: 0
Views: 1032

Boulder Colorado: Boulder Creek

Had a business trip near Boulder this spring and came across Boulder creek via wandering around town. There is a nice little whitewater park about a five minute walk from the popular area (were folks balance flaming chairs on their nose and play guitar upside-down). The park has cemented in boulders...