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by ChadL
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Youtube Videos!
Replies: 320
Views: 140767

Re: Youtube Videos!

First recorded descent of Black Wolf Creek in th Mackenzie Mountains, Canada.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--G1IYt-cgo&t=9s

Words: https://blog.nols.edu/2017/11/06/black- ... ackrafting
by ChadL
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Montana
Topic: Meadow Creek Gorge
Replies: 3
Views: 2020

Re: Meadow Creek Gorge

I walked near river level each time, including the slot.
by ChadL
Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: Montana
Topic: Meadow Creek Gorge
Replies: 3
Views: 2020

Re: Meadow Creek Gorge

I've been through it twice, once at 1000CFS and once at 600. Class 3/3+ with 2-3 portages at those levels, 2013 and 2014.
by ChadL
Sat May 27, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Nahanni
Replies: 2
Views: 1890

Re: Nahanni

I floated the Little and South Nahanni rivers in 2015, beautiful country, Divide Lake? to Nahanni Butte. The Little felt wild, had more whitewater and minimal signs of infrastructure. The South is a highly traveled river corridor and shows more signs of human use. The South also had long sections of...
by ChadL
Thu Feb 16, 2017 6:20 am
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: 2017 Alpackas
Replies: 5
Views: 3567

2017 Alpackas

Does anyone know what changes are going to be in effect on the 2017 models? All of the Current boats are on sale, which is unusual...
by ChadL
Wed Jul 22, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: Packrafting Gear
Topic: Drysuit wear from Alpacka Whitewater Skirt
Replies: 6
Views: 3587

Re: Drysuit wear from Alpacka Whitewater Skirt

Clint, happening on my Kokatat GFER as well from the same culprit. I rounded the edges of the skirt velcro (with scissors) and that seemed to help...
by ChadL
Wed May 21, 2014 6:45 am
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: How to do the research?
Replies: 5
Views: 2186

Re: How to do the research?

http://www.americanwhitewater.org is a great place to start. River Info --> National River Database ---> Pick your region. It also suggests flows... For JH: http://forrestmccarthy.blogspot.com/2012/05/packrafting-guide-to-jackson-hole.html For the Bob: http://bedrockandparadox.com/glacier-np-packraf...
by ChadL
Tue Sep 10, 2013 5:21 pm
Forum: Montana
Topic: South Fork Flathead Trip Report
Replies: 0
Views: 2038

South Fork Flathead Trip Report

My buddy Peter and I were looking for an achievable packrafting objective that fit within (his) timeframe between grad school and his first year teaching middle school. I originally had wanted a much longer trip and had grand visions or the "Grand Tour" proposed by Dave, but ultimately timing, water...