Alpacka Sighting

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wfinley
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Alpacka Sighting

Post by wfinley » Mon Jun 21, 2010 4:22 pm

Proof in today's Anchorage Daily News that packrafts are no longer only for core wilderness travelers!
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Somni
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Re: Alpacka Sighting

Post by Somni » Wed Jun 23, 2010 4:59 pm

Anyone seen "Encounters at the End of the World" by Werner Herzog (of Grizzly Man fame)? He interviews a Russian guy working in a shop in Antarctica who whips out an Alpaca raft and remarks about how living under the Iron Curtain made him believe he needed to have the means to get away at any time.

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Re: Alpacka Sighting

Post by Shaggy » Thu Jun 24, 2010 3:50 pm

("Ah, here we catch a rare glimpse the wild Blue Northern Manitee in its native environment...")

I did see that Movie, Somni. I'm not sure if Libor is Russian. He's done some cool trips in unusual places. The link the segment: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLUhjYCK ... re=related
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