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by tturiano
Thu Sep 03, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: Asia
Topic: Shishged-Tengis loop in Mongolia
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Views: 2092

Shishged-Tengis loop in Mongolia

Just back from three weeks in northern Mongolia. Scott Wood, Nick Setrakian, myself, and our Mongolian guide/interpreter "Tudevee" spent 8 days on a packraft loop from the confluence of the Shishged and Tengis rivers, down the Shishged, up Jivleg valley, over the divide to Joshem Lake, and then down...
by tturiano
Sun May 17, 2015 5:03 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Packraft found on the Jarbidge River
Replies: 0
Views: 978

Packraft found on the Jarbidge River

Alpacka raft found below Walley's Wallow Rapid on the Jarbidge River in early May 2015. The boat looks as if it wintered in the canyon but still holds air! No name on the boat. Please contact Evan Worthington at the BLM Boise District Office to claim... 208 384 3329
by tturiano
Thu Dec 25, 2014 3:04 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Packraft found on Sol Duc River
Replies: 0
Views: 1264

Packraft found on Sol Duc River

Hi, my name is Chris Brigman. I'm a whitewater kayaker and my group found a packraft and some gear today on the Sol Duc river on the Olympic Peninsula in Western Washington. The raft looks fairly new, and we would like to reunite it with its owner. There was gear with the boat that has some pretty s...
by tturiano
Sat Jun 29, 2013 7:47 pm
Forum: Emergencies and Accident Reports
Topic: Accident Reports and How to Post Them
Replies: 0
Views: 1466

Accident Reports and How to Post Them

We would like to use this forum to begin collecting and sharing information about packrafting accidents. We view this as a great learning opportunity, not as a venue to criticize and shame others. Similar analyses of accidents in other outdoor pursuits such as climbing and backcountry skiing have pr...
by tturiano
Sat Jun 29, 2013 7:41 pm
Forum: Action Alerts
Topic: Ryan Jordan speaks out on packrafting in the Parks...
Replies: 0
Views: 8436

Ryan Jordan speaks out on packrafting in the Parks...

Ryan Jordan of BackpackingLight and APA Exec Council member speaks out on paddling in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks. Thank you Ryan!

http://vimeo.com/69363764