Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile
 


Thunder Bay Tourism:



GRUMMAN CANOES
FREE SHIPPING on all canoes until May 14
See Paddling.net for great reviews
www.canoeinglife.com
 
Advice, Suggestions and General Help New Topic Printer Friendly Version

  After 40 years of whitewater, almost
  Posted by: g2d on Mar-13-13 11:31 PM (EST)
 

never.

You talk about rock gardens. Must be big rocks in deep water, because otherwise you would trip badly over your pry stroke.

I use a shallow, wedging pry occasionally in the stern. I have taught my wife to use a cross draw in the bow. When paddling solo, I may use a shallow, wedging pry, but my cross draw is so fast and much more accurate and effective.

I guess you can't cross draw in a raft, but when I've guided, I get the "customers" to do what I can't do in the stern.

 Great Products from the Buyers' Guide:

Bug Shelters

Sunglasses

YakCatcher Rod Holder

Kong Cable

See Bags

Table of Contents

Google
 
Web Paddling.net


Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us

©2014 Paddling.net Inc.
Paddling.net Sweepstakes Shirt Sale