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Illinois River 20200 CFS – Part Two

This is the 2nd part of http://dbpmagazineonline.com/2017/11/22/illinois-river-20200-cfs/   It is a moment that I still remember vividly, both the thoughts that ...

Illinois River 20200 CFS – Part One

Date: February 7, 2015 Flow: 20200 CFS Class: VI Put-in: McCaleb Ranch Take-out: Lower Oak Flat Length: 36 miles So ...

So You Want To Be A Raft Guide? by Hannah Fetzer

Young raft guide Hannah Fetzer shares some tips that helped get her into Raft Guiding.

DIRT BAG BOOKCLUB: Noah Adams’ Far Appalachia 

“Take me home, country road, to the place I belong…” -John Denver I spent some time on the last day ...

RAFTING: East Vs West. by Alex Wilson

I moved out to Colorado this year with my homies, ready to experience the natural flow of snow melt on ...

Is the color of your helmet important?

This is a guest post from Mark Hirst of http://www.lapinkoskikoulu.com/ a leading provider of rescue 3 courses.  We were a group of ...

TAKE OUT ~ May 2017: Peshtigo River shot by Ray Booth.

EDITOR’S DESK- Spring has been extremely fruitful here in the Northwoods of Wisconsin on the Peshtigo River. After a weak ...

PEARLS IN THE MOUNTAIN ~ Excerpt #3. by Joe Norwood 

“I see a raft,” Mary said. Ah, yes, the express trip, I thought. One company there runs two different put-in ...

PESH FEST 2017 ~ Epic times at the original home of DBP. by Christopher O’Brien

Pesh Fest was great this past weekend! High flows on the Peshtigo and the Midwest kayaking community enjoying every minute ...