This weekend at Big Shoals Oct 12th). I love watching the racers going thru the Big Shoals rapids.
We plan on camping Friday/Saturday nights, anyone is welcome to join us for the day, night or weekend.
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We will be looking for you Ken|
Posted by: JackL on Oct-08-13 5:17 AM (EST)
We'll be coming through earlier this year. -Just doing the marathon.
We should be getting at Big Shoals|
Posted by: Kayak_Ken on Oct-08-13 8:21 AM (EST)
between 3 and 4 o'clock Friday afternoon.
I am not sure of the time, but|
Posted by: JackL on Oct-08-13 6:09 PM (EST)
in previous years at Fargo we started at first light. We were all prepairing our boats using flash lights and head lanterns, and I always cringed for the first mile or so since we were guessing their would be no sweepers in front of us.
I plan on being on a SC river|
Posted by: string on Oct-08-13 4:22 PM (EST)
this weekend,but it is interesting to see people attempting to navigate Big Shoals.
I'll be carrying|
Posted by: JackL on Oct-08-13 6:14 PM (EST)
No way I am going through them with a Kevlar boat.
Look for Big Blue |
Posted by: baldpaddler on Oct-09-13 7:23 AM (EST)
the RedCrossRandy and this Baldpaddler will be doing the race in big blue Minn2. we will probably carry if it is snotty.
I don't blame you for portaging|
Posted by: Kayak_Ken on Oct-09-13 9:42 AM (EST)
the only boat I take thru there is my plastic SOT. All my other boats get carried around the shoals. Hope there is enough water to run the shoals so I can record everyone who does.
ken, saw your gear|
Posted by: RedCrossRandy on Oct-17-13 10:40 AM (EST)
but no signs of life at the campsite at Big Shoals when we came portaging through. Ran through Little Shoals on the far left without any trouble...
We were sitting down by the shoals|
Posted by: Kayak_Ken on Oct-17-13 11:11 AM (EST)
waiting for someone to run thru them. As far as I know only 4 boats went thru them. Only got a movie of the last one. Will try to post it soon.
Nanci and I were looking for you also|
Posted by: JackL on Oct-17-13 5:04 PM (EST)
and figured you were down below.