Monthly Archives: January 2014

A Journey On the River of Darkness

A Journey On the River of Darkness.   Many might consider this, the Rio Grande River,  the most dangerous river in the western world, but not for the power and might of mother nature but of the nature of man. Desperation and … Continue reading

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Scouting it out

Here’s a few google earth maps to show parts of the trip.    The blue line is the shuttle to the launch site, red is via kayak.  Note that after the river and I’m in the gulf I plan to … Continue reading

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Constitution Free Zones?! What the bleep?

I can’t think of a better time to do a trip I’ve been eyeing for years now.  It’s all part of my “Backyard Adventures” series and the timing for this couldn’t be better in protest of the recent announcement of … Continue reading

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The Chart table for Early 2014

I just finished reading the Tecate Journals by Keith Bowden about his canoe adventure down the Rio Grande River from El Paso to the Gulf and it’s inspired another trip!  Actually I’ve been eyeing this trip in the past but … Continue reading

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Solitude

An image I just saw triggers this emotion …….. A longing for the feeling one gets when out for multiple days, weeks, just you under your own power surrounded and immersed in wilderness. You are part of it, it a … Continue reading

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