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- Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:44 pm
- Forum: Utah & Nevada
- Topic: Heads up - Cataract Canyon/Canyonlands NP
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Just off a great post-rainstorm 3 day Salt Creek - Hite trip. We had a chat with a river ranger who stopped and checked our gear and permit. He told us that Canyonlands NP has loosened rules a bit for Packrafts, but is considering what to do about packrafts in the future as they feel that packrafter...
- Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:31 pm
- Forum: Packrafting Gear
- Topic: Should we get an Alpacka Llama or Yak?
- Replies: 3
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I'm 5'10" with a 32 in inseam and the Yak is a perfect fit for me - enough room to wiggle around as much as I want but snug enough to feel connected to the boat in more complicated water.
- Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:04 pm
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: Alpacka CArgo Net/ rear zipper
- Replies: 3
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I worried about the same thing and eventually succumbed to the allure of internal storage which is a massive advantage, especially in whitewater like you will find on the MFS. No problems after 33 river days and haven't heard of any really serious problems, but I'm super careful about keeping it cle...
I have been using an old school external frame backpack with the sack removed (so just the frame and shoulder and hip straps). I use a couple of lengths of cord to lash a conventional river bag to the frame (cords rather than cam straps so I can use them for putting up a fly). The frame lashes acros...