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by Yonder Mountain
Wed Mar 04, 2015 12:30 pm
Forum: Southeast
Topic: Advice for a beginner?
Replies: 1
Views: 917

Advice for a beginner?

Hi everyone, I am completely new to packrafting and would love any advice on how to get started, whether it be trips, gear, recommended courses/training, etc. I love backpacking and fishing and always thought it would be great to combine these two interests by using a portageable kayak and packrafti...
by Yonder Mountain
Fri Feb 27, 2015 9:14 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Suggestions For A First Packrafting Trip
Replies: 3
Views: 1697

Re: Suggestions For A First Packrafting Trip

I am in a very similar position -- beginner packrafter but experience with backpacking, and heading up to AK around May 15th with a friend. Unfortunately we do not have the opportunity for a 1-2 month trip and instead can only go for about 12 days. We are also looking for trip ideas. Maybe we can jo...
by Yonder Mountain
Fri Feb 27, 2015 9:00 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: 10 or 12-Day Trip to see Alaska?
Replies: 0
Views: 808

10 or 12-Day Trip to see Alaska?

Hi everyone, I am completely new to packrafting, and I came across this forum a few weeks ago and have been reading it for hours on end. Because there is such an abundance of information and ideas, I thought I'd send out my own post to hear ideas specific for my upcoming trip. My friend and I are pl...