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Oregon Whitewater Association Trip Reports and River Safety

Sep
10
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On September 10, 2011 at 10:30 AM ten people (Rick and Linda Hendon, Ron and Marilyn Gooderham, John and Jean Lee, Carl and Venu…
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Jun
17
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Many of us schedule our river trips to minimize the time we need to take off work. Often times, that means we pack as much rive…
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Jun
03
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The 9th annual Umpqua Chapter campout was held on June 3, 4, 5 at the Deerflat Group area at the Horseshoe Bend Campground on th…
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May
15
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There is an urge to tell everyone the Owyhee is too far, too unpredictable and not worth the effort, because if word gets out wh…
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May
13
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The annual OWA Grand Ronde float launched on Friday the 13th under threat of deteriorating weather, but with excellent flows. D…
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May
06
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The following narrative recounts two days of boating in Northern California’s Salmon River (Cal-Salmon) basin in the spring of 2…
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Apr
16
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Saturday, April 16th was the date for this year's Tax Relief Float on the middle Deschutes. We had 13 boats and 20+ people. The …
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Apr
09
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What has turned into an annual event occurred again on April 8th, 9th and 10th as the NWRA and OWA clubs held a joint white-wat…
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Mar
19
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The weather forecast called for a small chance of showers for each of the three days our trip on the Lower Deschutes River was s…
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Feb
26
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The number of pine trees in the water just prior to the takeout has increased over last year, maybe 10 trees which creates 3-4 c…
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Feb
19
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Last Friday night I was just getting off work after 8 days straight at the job. What awaited me was definitely worth it. The sem…
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Feb
13
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Look for the Green river in Washington and most likely you will be steered to the action packed run that starts below Howard Han…
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Jan
08
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Need to add content...knot tying article.
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Jan
01
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New Year’s Day on the Sandy River is a perfect way to begin the new year. Old friends and new friends gather at Dodge Park to ru…
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Nov
12
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“Two things: have plenty of forward momentum leading up to the entrance of the guide chute, and if something happens, don’t pani…
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