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by exaurdon
Sun May 25, 2014 3:13 pm
Forum: Utah & Nevada
Topic: Escalante Trip Report - Video
Replies: 0
Views: 1741

Escalante Trip Report - Video

I took three co-workers down the Escalante River at the end of April/beginning of May. We had planned for a Mid-May trip, but the snow was melting off so fast that we decided to move it up a couple weeks. The river flow was looking awesome, but then it got cold and snowy the week before we left, and...
by exaurdon
Wed Apr 27, 2011 6:55 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: PFD? Lightweight for packing in?
Replies: 1
Views: 1890

Re: PFD? Lightweight for packing in?

The astral nova is pretty light, relatively inexpensive, has a thin back (doesn't interfere as much with the seat), and is readily available from REI,, etc....
by exaurdon
Fri Apr 22, 2011 7:20 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 2008 Denali Llama for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3272

Re: 2008 Denali Llama for sale

Is this boat still available?
by exaurdon
Mon Apr 18, 2011 9:08 pm
Forum: Utah & Nevada
Topic: Packrafting in Utah?
Replies: 29
Views: 14085

Re: Packrafting in Utah?

Anyone in Utah (or nearby) have a boat they would be willing to rent out the week of May 1-May 8th? I have a Llama and a Yak but I need a third boat for a trip in southern Utah with a couple friends. Obviously packrafts are a large investment, so we're willing to pay a significant rental fee for the...
by exaurdon
Wed Feb 23, 2011 7:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Newbie Wannabe Questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1395

Re: Newbie Wannabe Questions

I don't have a ton of flatwater experience, but I have taken my packrafts out on the local lake to play around. They drift back and forth a lot as you paddle, but you can definitely cross significant bodies of water. The obvious benefit is that they can be carried to backcountry. Also, it sounds lik...
by exaurdon
Fri Jan 21, 2011 4:36 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: Packs
Replies: 21
Views: 18473

Re: Packs

Since its been a little while since the latest posts in this thread, I would like to solicit input again for best packrafting packs for 5-7 day packraft trips. I'm an avid backpacker, but just starting packrafting. For backpacking, I have most recently been using an REI Flash pack. =================...
by exaurdon
Thu Dec 02, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: Anyone used the Windpaddle with a packraft?
Replies: 4
Views: 3117

Re: Anyone used the Windpaddle with a packraft?

I haven't used one, but I remember someone posted a thread about this a while back.