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by paddledog
Mon Sep 26, 2016 6:09 am
Forum: Paddling Videos
Topic: Southeast Arkansas video
Replies: 2
Views: 1239

Re: Southeast Arkansas video

Well done.
How many cameras were used?
by paddledog
Thu Sep 15, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Discussion on Siloam Spring Kayak Park
Replies: 1
Views: 454

Discussion on Siloam Spring Kayak Park

I just returned from a meeting with Don Clark the Community Services Director and Troy Kirkendall the Parks and rec manager for Siloam Springs. We addressed some of the issues that have come up at the park this summer. Two of the largest are the litter and the porta johns. The porta johns service sc...
by paddledog
Mon Aug 22, 2016 3:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Member Seeking River Information
Replies: 4
Views: 627

Re: New Member Seeking River Information

This time of year is hit and miss. It all depends on rain. With that being said, there are a few year round options. The Elk, just into Missouri, flows but the party factor keeps most true boaters away. The Illinois can be run from several put in/ take outs. The most popular is from the WW park to H...
by paddledog
Sun Aug 21, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: Paddling Trips
Topic: Lower Richland 8/21
Replies: 3
Views: 619

Re: Lower Richland 8/21

Don't forget Falling Water road is closed.
Ya gotta go in from the top...
by paddledog
Mon Aug 08, 2016 4:55 am
Forum: For Sale & Gear Swap
Topic: Need suggestions for hauling canoe
Replies: 5
Views: 748

Re: Need suggestions for hauling canoe

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by paddledog
Tue Jul 26, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One day essentials Swiftwater Rescue course
Replies: 0
Views: 334

One day essentials Swiftwater Rescue course

Rob Moody and I will be giving a one day essentials Swiftwater Rescue course on Saturday, Aug. 6th. It will be held at the Whitewater park in Siloam Springs. This is basic starter course in a succession of courses that every boater of all types should attend. We will be going over the fundamentals o...
by paddledog
Thu Jul 21, 2016 2:54 am
Forum: Paddling Trips
Topic: Arkansas Tennesse & Missouri New Chapter Meeting
Replies: 3
Views: 723

Re: Arkansas Tennesse & Missouri New Chapter Meeting

Nice Job Mark,
Best of luck to all.
Paddledog
by paddledog
Tue Jul 19, 2016 3:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ACA L3 River Rescue & Safety Course August 6th
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Re: ACA L3 River Rescue & Safety Course August 6th

This maybe one of our last one day courses before we
head into fall and start teaching the next level of 2 day
rescue courses.
Sign up early and get your paperwork in, because the
course we held last week was full not too long after posting.
See ya on the river....
by paddledog
Mon Jul 11, 2016 7:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Illinois Hogeye to Prarie Grove
Replies: 8
Views: 742

Re: Illinois Hogeye to Prarie Grove

Spot on description Cpresoz. To eyeball a level, go to the put in and look downstream of the bridge. The first ledges you see right after the bridge should be easily runnable. Here is a map to the complete run. https://goo.gl/maps/8PFKfdiLPKB2 with an early take out on Kinzer road about a mile upstr...
by paddledog
Wed Jun 15, 2016 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Siloam Springs Kayak park...
Replies: 0
Views: 522

Siloam Springs Kayak park...

Just a quick reminder, The reporters from out west will be at the kayak park tomorrow between 1 and 3. They are here to give NWA a write up in their local mags. Come out and paddle and show them we can be a destination for vacations.
by paddledog
Sat May 28, 2016 3:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Outdoor Magazine Writers to be at SSKP June 16, 1-3 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 336

Outdoor Magazine Writers to be at SSKP June 16, 1-3 pm

Two writers from out west are coming to Northwest Arkansas. They are from two separate magazines, both promoting outdoor, family interests. One from California and the other from Utah. Paddling was among their top interests to see and promote. They will be touring NWA for a few days and want to spen...
by paddledog
Sun Mar 20, 2016 8:15 am
Forum: For Sale & Gear Swap
Topic: Grayrock canoe for sale - Sold
Replies: 10
Views: 1238

Re: Grayrock canoe for sale - Sold

Thanks Northwest, Great buy on a good boat.
by paddledog
Tue Mar 15, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beer tipper is gone
Replies: 4
Views: 831

Re: Beer tipper is gone

It maybe filled in with gravel,
I have seen that on several ledge drops.
Moderate water level may clean it out.
Hope so anyway. One of my favs....
by paddledog
Sat Mar 12, 2016 3:08 am
Forum: For Sale & Gear Swap
Topic: Grayrock canoe for sale - Sold
Replies: 10
Views: 1238

Re: Grayrock canoe for sale

I am very interested.
I would say sold unless there is something hidden and not shown in pics.
Where and when can I see this?
by paddledog
Sat Mar 12, 2016 3:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Contact lenses & kayaking
Replies: 8
Views: 1706

Re: Contact lenses & kayaking

Think about stashing an old spare pair of glasses in a friends boat if it is going to be a long or difficult trip.
Ya just never know.