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by kayakmamma
Tue Apr 12, 2011 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help-how to load a large woman into a canoe?
Replies: 8
Views: 1031

Re: help-how to load a large woman into a canoe?

Thanks everyone for all your advice and insights through your own experiences. That will be extremely helpful. My canoe is an Old Town, about 15 feet. I think it is too small for a cut off chair, so I am rigging a cushion against and in front of the middle thwart with a donut on a cushion for her to...
by kayakmamma
Mon Apr 11, 2011 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help-how to load a large woman into a canoe?
Replies: 8
Views: 1031

help-how to load a large woman into a canoe?

Howdy from Texas. My friend wants to go canoeing Saturday night. This is very exciting as I just bought a used canoe-yay :) My concern: my friend is a very large gal, probably at least 300-350lbs. How should I help her load into the boat? Any suggestions for rigging a PFD? Will this work? She is ver...
by kayakmamma
Fri Feb 25, 2011 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need info on a canoe trip for this summer please
Replies: 4
Views: 294

Re: Need info on a canoe trip for this summer please

Awesome responses, thanks guys. :D
by kayakmamma
Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need info on a canoe trip for this summer please
Replies: 4
Views: 294

Need info on a canoe trip for this summer please

Hello, I am planning a canoe camping trip to North Texas or Colorado in July with my family. I would like some suggestions on rivers or campgrounds that offer canoe trips. I am coming from Phx. and my parents are driving down from Illinois, half way is Amarillo, and we would like to meet in the midd...
by kayakmamma
Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: THe best husband in the world!
Replies: 2
Views: 370

THe best husband in the world!

For Valentine's day Shae sent me under the knife for some optional surgery---to my EYES. Yay I can SEE!! :clap: Could there be any better gift for a water baby like me? I've gone from blind as a bat to 20/20.
:clap: :clap: I have the best, most thoughtful husband in the world.
Thank you Shae!
by kayakmamma
Sun Feb 06, 2011 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SUP
Replies: 11
Views: 838

Re: SUP

Thanks Shep & Jeremy. Shep, when you paddled around Lake Catherine, was it fun, and did you feel like you got a good work out? Or was it only interesting for a bit, and then you wanted back in your kayak? If it takes balance and skill to learn over time, and a paddler could move from flat to more "f...
by kayakmamma
Sat Feb 05, 2011 2:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Urban Paddler Magazine
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Re: Urban Paddler Magazine

I'm still laughing. I think ya'll had too much time on your hands with all the snow days
by kayakmamma
Sat Feb 05, 2011 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SUP
Replies: 11
Views: 838

SUP

I want to try stand up paddling. Is it fun? Do you get board quick? (puny :wink: )
by kayakmamma
Tue Feb 01, 2011 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Freakin' Exciting News in Big D
Replies: 20
Views: 2197

Re: Big Freakin' Exciting News in Big D

Great report David! I can't wait to go over. When are we allowed to paddle there?
by kayakmamma
Sun Jan 16, 2011 7:42 am
Forum: For Sale & Gear Swap
Topic: Skirts, tops, & more! Cheap!
Replies: 3
Views: 614

Re: Skirts, tops, & more! Cheap!

Hey Kyle, I would like the skirt. I am in Texas, can you mail it, or are you going to meeting Feb4-6 at the Buffalo?

Lorraine
by kayakmamma
Sat Aug 21, 2010 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rendezvous (9/10 - 9/12) Schedule Available
Replies: 43
Views: 4729

Re: Rendezvous (9/10 - 9/12) Info has been updated!

I have a fun washer throwing game. I would love to help out with the kiddos. Plus I am bringing two of my own.
by kayakmamma
Mon Nov 23, 2009 9:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Info on Horsehoe bend camping at Dierks?
Replies: 5
Views: 316

Re: Info on Horsehoe bend camping at Dierks?

We just want to have fun camping together as a family and friends for Thanksgiving. If the water released, that would be a super nice extra bonus!
by kayakmamma
Sun Nov 22, 2009 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Info on Horsehoe bend camping at Dierks?
Replies: 5
Views: 316

Re: Info on Horsehoe bend camping at Dierks?

Great! Thanks for the information!
by kayakmamma
Sun Nov 22, 2009 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Info on Horsehoe bend camping at Dierks?
Replies: 5
Views: 316

Info on Horsehoe bend camping at Dierks?

Hi, are reservations needed at the Horseshoe bend campground? Does anyone have the phone number of the hosts there? (if they have a phone). Thanks!
by kayakmamma
Tue Nov 17, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cossatot on KTHV tonight
Replies: 18
Views: 1095

Re: Cossatot on KTHV tonight

Larry knows, and has been on other stuff up there, so it wasn't him. We all want to move up there, ha ha.