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by nevaska
Thu Apr 11, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: Reno/Nevada packrafters
Replies: 3
Views: 1678

Re: Reno/Nevada packrafters

PM'd, and bump to the top the Truckee is getting going !
by nevaska
Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Wanted...
Topic: Wanted: spare paddle
Replies: 0
Views: 1025

Wanted: spare paddle

Looking for a 4/5 piece spare paddle, ~200cm, durable backup paddle. Thanks
by nevaska
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Swap Shop
Topic: SOLD: Sawyer/Alpacka Cedar Surge II Packraft Paddle $80
Replies: 2
Views: 1581

Re: FS: Sawyer/Alpacka Cedar Surge II Packraft Paddle $80

If the paddle can arrive to 89503 before November 10th I'll take it.
by nevaska
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: PFD differences
Replies: 3
Views: 2427

Re: PFD differences

Yes the Ringo is comfortable in the packraft, about as much as any full foamed PFD. If you are running whitewater only occasionally and cautiously I would recommend the V-Eight because it's more breathable and you will save yourself a pound of weight . I wanted full protection because I end up runni...
by nevaska
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Swap Shop
Topic: ULA Epic packraft pack (65L)
Replies: 0
Views: 1480

ULA Epic packraft pack (65L)

For sale is a very lightly used Large ULA Epic pack. Medium hip belt, J-Curve shoulder straps, and like-new orange dry bag (65L). Comes with stock aluminum and Kifaru carbon stays. The carbon stays considerably increase comfort of large loads. $180 shipped https://backpackinglight.com/wp-content/upl...
by nevaska
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: PFD differences
Replies: 3
Views: 2427

Re: PFD differences

The V-Eight is comfortable in a packraft and pretty lightweight, however I was turned off due to the mesh back providing no spinal protection. I settled on the Astral Ringo because it has a nice big front pocket, didn't weigh much, and has plenty of protection.
by nevaska
Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: Reno/Nevada packrafters
Replies: 3
Views: 1678

Reno/Nevada packrafters

I'm looking for packraft partners in the greater N. Nevada/Truckee/eastern California area. I have been paddling for about 8 years, have a swiftwater rescue cert, and enjoy everything from sidecountry Class II-IV, overnights, sufferfests, etc. Almost all my experience is in Alaska so I'm looking for...