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by ricksthere
Mon May 29, 2017 5:19 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Nahanni
Replies: 2
Views: 296

Re: Nahanni

Perfect, thanks, my assessment also. Rick
by ricksthere
Thu May 18, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Nahanni
Replies: 2
Views: 296

Nahanni

Anyone out there packrafted it? Advice? How was it?
Rick
by ricksthere
Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: Lower Canyons, Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River, Big Bend Area
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Re: Lower Canyons, Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River, Big Bend Area

Done the lower canyon many times in canoes. I think it would be good in a packraft as often water level very low. If you are thinking of getting out at the typical take out at the ranch, no way to hitchhike. Private Ranch road, it could be days before a car comes. Cant remember but over an hour just...
by ricksthere
Thu Mar 23, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Partners & Logistics
Topic: June Canning/Sadlerochit/HulaHula, Arctic, need one more
Replies: 0
Views: 198

June Canning/Sadlerochit/HulaHula, Arctic, need one more

HI, just had our 4th member drop from this 17 day expedition. June 19-July 9. Would like to fill that 4th slot if the right person. Need to be fun, capable in raft and ability to carry over terrain. Need you to cover the air and food and permit cost. About $2000 from Fai. Let me know soon. I have do...
by ricksthere
Sun Sep 04, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Northern
Topic: Crissing to Sadlerochit from Lake Peters
Replies: 2
Views: 1130

Re: Crissing to Sadlerochit from Lake Peters

I had not looked on here since we went last year. We were there first day or so of July in 2016. We crossed from Lake Shraeder almost due west, the pass north of Spawning Creek, or two passes south of Okiatak peak. Once we hit the Sadler, we walk two miles north along the creek until a creek from ea...
by ricksthere
Thu Mar 10, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Min level to packraft escalante, Fence to Coyote
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Re: Min level to packraft escalante, Fence to Coyote

thanks Teresa, let me clarify though to be sure, you mean cfs not feet on the gage???? it is 3 cfs today and 1.45 feet on the gage....

Since you are on here, how frequent are the side canyons that have drinking water? Do i need to do much planning to find drinking water?

Rick
by ricksthere
Wed Mar 09, 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Min level to packraft escalante, Fence to Coyote
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Min level to packraft escalante, Fence to Coyote

What is rhe min level someone has packrafted from Fence to Coyote on the Escalante. Please clarify your unit, cfs or feet on gage as there is conflicting numbers on web because of incorrect use of units. I hope to head there first of April. Gage is 1.45 today.
by ricksthere
Thu Sep 10, 2015 12:00 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Alsek
Replies: 2
Views: 1432

Re: Alsek

Sold! That route looks fantastic, without all the expense and hassles of the Alsek. I will keep looking into the Bock, Duke, Donjek..route, thanks.
by ricksthere
Mon Jul 27, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Alsek
Replies: 2
Views: 1432

Alsek

Anyone out there packrafted it?
by ricksthere
Sat Nov 22, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: Northern
Topic: Crissing to Sadlerochit from Lake Peters
Replies: 2
Views: 1130

Crissing to Sadlerochit from Lake Peters

Anyone walked over to Sadlerochit from there? Where did you make the crossing? Sadlerochit paddable from that point North?
by ricksthere
Sat Nov 22, 2014 10:21 am
Forum: Northern
Topic: Carnivore Creek
Replies: 0
Views: 567

Carnivore Creek

Anyone packrafted Carnivore after heading over the pass from Franklin Creek going North to Lake Peters?