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- Mon Mar 23, 2015 1:03 pm
- Forum: Interior
- Topic: Birch, Charley, Yukon Rivers June 2015
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Hey everyone, I am looking for potential partners for a 280+ mile trip starting on the Steese Hwy, floating the Birch River(I-III), upper Salcha River, Charley River (III), and finishing on the Yukon River back to Circle, AK. It looks like there should be less than 55 miles of walking and should tak...
- Wed Mar 18, 2015 1:06 am
- Forum: Southcentral
- Topic: Happy River The Hard Way; Lake Chakachamna To Skwentna, AK
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Lake Chakachamna to Skwentna, Alaska 170 miles, 10.5 days of travel Skwentna River Class IV Happy River Class III Styx River Class II I flew into Lake Chakachamna on the evening of August 24, 2014 with low lying clouds. I was dropped off right at the delta of the Nagishlamina River and spent the nig...
- Sat Jul 19, 2014 12:12 am
- Forum: Packrafting Gear
- Topic: Cross Country Packrafting Boots
- Replies: 5
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Those new Balance OTB's seemed great to me as well... until I thrashed them in 3 months; great concept, but too many seams to break. FYI, I am hard on my gear and I use it A LOT! I will stick to whatever old running shoes I have around, non-gore-tex preferably. The constant wet to dry cycle is hard ...
We ran it on the 6/25 (~250 cfs) and 6/26 (~260-280cfs) 3 times from the bridge to the Glenn Hwy, we had 4 portages due to wood. The rain on the 26th made the first part quite the ride. Fun creek, easy shuttle! I look forward to scouting above the bridge!
- Mon Jul 14, 2014 1:03 pm
- Forum: Partners & Logistics
- Topic: Jacksina (near nabesna)
- Replies: 4
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The canyon was only like a class two when I ran it in the third week of September, 2013 with many tedious braided and shallow channels once you exit the canyon. We could see the high water mark nearly ten feet above us though... It was a relatively straightforward two day walk from the Nabesna road ...