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HOME AWAY FROM HOME ~ Lower Yough Love. by Jay Carpenter

Every paddler has that go to river they run every chance they can. Like most paddlers my go to river ...

AMERICAN GOLD! ~ The South Fork of the American River. By Nick Carlson

“As long as there are young men with the light of adventure in their eyes or a touch of wildness ...

OVERCOMING THE FEAR OF WALLACE ~ A PFD on the Upper Nantahala. byLauralyn Chrisley

Upper Nanty. Photo cred Rick Thompson I wrote this on April 28th of 2015, after my personal first descent (PFD) ...

THE BEAST OF THE EAST ~ West Virginia’s Gauley River. by Kelly Gladen

The mighty Gauley River, known for its world class whitewater, is ranked in the top ten in the world and ...

INDEPENDENCE DAY ON THE OCOEE ~ Pushing A Bucket Boat down an AmericanClassic. by Michael Potter

Bottoms up! Ashley Law, Lee Torbush,  and Kate Shaffer at Tablesaw on the Ocoee. Photo: Ashley Law FIRST… a short ...

FOR FEAR AND GLORY ~ The North Fork of the Payette. by Jesse Delamotte

The North Fork of the Payette. That is about all that needs to be said to start this story. A ...

SUMMER PADDLING IN THE UK ~ Rivers Tees & Ure, Risk & Rewards, andObservations of a Young Dirtbag. by Chris Macdonald

EDITOR’S NOTE: Although only eighteen years of age, Chris Macdonald is a longtime DBP Admin and member of our Magazine ...

NEW ZEALAND IS FOR DIRT BAGS ~ Sending Aniwhenua Falls on theRangitaikiRiver. by Lee Laughton

Aotearoa, New Zealand has been my home for the last 34 years, and in that time I have paddled a ...

AUGUST 2016 ~ COVER: Happy 3rd Birthday DBP! Our Rivers, Our WorldIssue. by Mike Toughill and THE RIVER WARRIOR FAMILY STORY! by Paul CEckel

FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK: Three years back seems like a lifetime ago… It was three years ago that Jason Flannery, ...