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by jpierson
Thu Mar 02, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SOLDAlpaca Yukon Yak 2014 For Sale+ Werner Sherpa Paddle
Replies: 3
Views: 1062

Re: Alpaca Yukon Yak 2014 For Sale+ Werner Sherpa Paddle

PM sent. Seems like wishful thinking at this point.
by jpierson
Wed Jun 22, 2016 7:17 am
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: Fairbanks Quick Trips
Replies: 0
Views: 959

Fairbanks Quick Trips

Hello all I am hoping to get a couple of floats in on July 3rd and 4th, ideally class III or so, leaving the evening of July 2nd (maybe late evening) and returning the evening of the 4th. I have a fair amount of experience on class III rivers and have run a couple of class IV as well (Glacier Creek,...
by jpierson
Thu Dec 22, 2011 7:39 pm
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: THE MAZE!...who's in?
Replies: 2
Views: 2642

Re: THE MAZE!...who's in?

i think i am the guy the hans flat rangers were talking to when you called. i tried to do a loop starting from hans flat, down through millard canyon to the green river and up water/shot canyon to chimney rock, through the maze past harvest scene to the maze overlook, then finally back up to hans fl...
by jpierson
Fri Jul 29, 2011 7:05 am
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: Mclaren Summit/Eureka Cr./Delta R. August 11-13
Replies: 1
Views: 1271

Mclaren Summit/Eureka Cr./Delta R. August 11-13

Hello I am interested in trying Ed Plumb's Eureka Creek trip in two days, a Thursday-Friday (Aug 11th and 12th) or Friday-Saturday (Aug 12th and 13th). http://edplumb.blogspot.com/2008/09/mcclaren-summit-to-eureka-creek.html Whether or not it is a Thursday or Friday morning start is dependent on whe...
by jpierson
Sat May 28, 2011 10:24 pm
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: Fairbanks/Alaska Partners
Replies: 3
Views: 1659

Re: Fairbanks/Alaska Partners

Some friends mentioned that the Nenana from the highway to near the park entrance looks exciting and doable. The gauge at Healy is at about 11 ft. Calling a raft company seems wise. http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php?wfo=pafg&gage=hnra2 Here is an update on Windy Creek. http://packrafting...
by jpierson
Sat May 21, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: Fairbanks/Alaska Partners
Replies: 3
Views: 1659

Fairbanks/Alaska Partners

Hello all I am looking for partners for the next few weeks, whether it is a trip I can hop in with or if you would like to organize one with me. I teach in Fairbanks and the school year wraps up Tuesday, May 24. I am game for anything on any day of the week over the next two weeks. I was hoping to t...
by jpierson
Wed Jul 07, 2010 3:34 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Sanctuary/Gerstle R. Mid July Water Levels
Replies: 2
Views: 1615

Sanctuary/Gerstle R. Mid July Water Levels

My friend and I, a couple of green packrafters (class I and II experience), hope to catch Denali National Park at a good time and run the Sanctuary River within the next two weeks (7/12/10 to 7/22/10). I was planning to call DNP headquarters to attempt to get a picture of how the Sanctuary looked fo...
by jpierson
Fri May 14, 2010 8:44 am
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: PFDs available from REI
Replies: 7
Views: 10520

Re: PFDs available from REI