Darin McQuoid and I crossed the proverbial finish line at Garnet Dyke Campground Friday evening capping off our nearly 6 week California Epic with the Center Kings. Along with other West Coast Jackson Kayak expedition kayakers Devin Knight , Ryan Knight, Chris Korbulic , and Eric Seymour; and other noteworthy paddlers together with Canadian phenom Corey Boux; Cali Veteran Taylor Robertson; Colorado Icons Gary Edgeworth and Forest Noble; Chris Gabrielli; excessive innertube man Rolf Kelly; and Tim Kelton; Darin and I set a brand new Sierra precedent finishing 12 of California’s toughest runs in 39 days together with 2 first Descents. After descending Fantasy Falls, West Cherry, Dinky Creek, South Fork Tuolumne, Grand Canyon Tuolumne, Poopenaut Valley of the Tuolumne, (first Descent) NF of the San Joaquin, Higher Cherry Creek, (first descent) Fish Creek, Middle Fork San Joaquin, and the Middle Kings through Kings Canyon we have been exhausted to say the least.
I remember one warm spring afternoon as I used to be returning to my dwelling in Huntsville, Alabama, from having fished at a spot named Second Creek on the previous freeway 72 west. My buddy and I had caught a number of crappies that morning and as we approached slightly stream named First Creek. There wasn’t a whole lot of thought going into deciding on creek names back then.
The 2 bigfoots in the snow in Ohio. I do not see the one in the tree in any respect-those simply appear like tree branches to me. I …Chilko, Chilcotin, Fraser (2) Read More