Team Pyranha Demo Paddle on the Skykomish River

Dave Fusilli and other members of Team Pryanha are going to lead a demo paddle on the Skykomish River today (in a few hours actually – how’s that for me giving plenty of notice? :)  The meetup is at noon at the River House in Index – click here for the Google Maps link directions. Following […]

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Cool Article on Stand-Up River Surfing

The New York times has a cool article today about the growing popularity of surfboarding on rivers.  Here’s their photo of Corran Addison (of multiple world champion freestyle kayaking fame) in Montreal, where he runs a surfing school called Imagine Surfboard. The article is called “In Montreal, Surfing a River When the Wave Doesn’t Move“.

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Love the Wenatchee River at 12,000 cfs!

Today I was just amazed by how ‘close’ Leavenworth and the Wenatchee River are to Seattle, even though it’s around a 2.5 hour drive.  I was supposed to get up at 5 a.m. to drive up and meet Butch and Clea for a short run, putting in at Turkey Shoot, but instead (in my defense, I […]

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