Rivers

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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 ...

From the English Channel to the Zambezi. by Chris Macdonald 

FROM THE ENGLISH CHANNEL TO THE ZAMBEZI RIVER ~ STAND UP PADDLEBOARDING. by Chris Macdonald    ENGLISH CHANNEL  Two years ...

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 ...

You’re taking too long to scout

Ross Montandon is the creator of New Wave Kayaking, an awesome coaching and guiding company based in the UK running ...

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 ...

Paddlesports Media: The North Fork Championships

We bring you images from the North Fork Championships courtesy of HDS Photography. It was another victory for Jackson’s new ...

SHOW US YOUR JUNK, DIRTBAG! ~ Nolichucky Gorge Cleanup. by Michael Potter

Back in April I was challenged by our Editor-in-Chief Chicago Mike Toughill to do a cleanup on any river of ...

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 ...

Redemption and good times on the Nolichuckey Gorge ~ By Michael Potter

A few weeks ago Jeff Vannoy and I set aside a day for a Nolichuckey Gorge trip. After I Wallaced ...