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by River Honey
Wed Feb 01, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: US Visa help/ advice
Replies: 11
Views: 536

Re: US Visa help/ advice

Not Visa related but if your thinking about raft guiding and wanting to work straight away, check qualifications it varies state to state, but some states require you to hold US rafting qualifications. There are plenty of outdoor companies that I am sure will help you, maybe post on Boatertalk to ge...
by River Honey
Tue Jan 10, 2012 10:19 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pregnant wife V paddling trip. Advice please
Replies: 61
Views: 3172

Re: Pregnant wife V paddling trip. Advice please

I am pregnant myself, currently 17 weeks and I am having to travel abroad with work. Theres a couple things you need to be aware of Travel Insurance may not cover your wife abroad after 28 weeks, and after 28 weeks most airlines need Dr's notes to say your wife will be fit to fly and be advised at t...
by River Honey
Wed Jan 04, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Possible swim in the Dee at Llangollen
Replies: 51
Views: 5231

Re: Possible swim in the Dee at Llangollen

Wow Pete your nuts :-)
I have loved reading this message thread, not really known much about wild swimming before this.
Have you ever thought about blogging and writing up about your swims? it make for some great entertaining reading.
by River Honey
Sun May 08, 2011 9:19 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: For Sale Dagger Kingpin Icon 6.1
Replies: 5
Views: 271

Re: For Sale Dagger Kingpin Icon 6.1

Apologies to all who have been trying to contact me on this.. forgot to check back after posting it.. oops.

It is still for sale. Will send pictures tomorrow to those that have asked.

Please could
Kurtisdoel21 wrote:I have a dagger g ride il looking to swap if your interested.
let me know what size G-Ride you have
by River Honey
Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: For Sale Dagger Kingpin Icon 6.1
Replies: 5
Views: 271

For Sale Dagger Kingpin Icon 6.1

A red dagger Kingpin Icon 6.1 with all the outfitting, used a handful of times on the tryweryn and sea. Excellant condition looking for 400 or exchange for a slightly bigger playboat i.e Kingpin 6.2 or similar. Will try to get photo's posted in a few days PM or contact me on here for further details.
by River Honey
Wed Oct 20, 2010 10:03 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: More Quebecy goodness
Replies: 64
Views: 6743

Re: More Quebecy goodness

We still have copies of Let it rain if anyone wants to buy a copy!!
by River Honey
Mon May 17, 2010 9:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Ottawa Guide Book?
Replies: 3
Views: 311

Re: Ottawa Guide Book?

There are two USA river guide books that include the Ottawa (and other rivers in the area). Let it Rain by Alden Bird (We have brand new copies of this we can sell 20 GBP + postage) http://neguidebook.com/ Also there is a new one thats just come out called River Gypsies Guide to North America http:/...
by River Honey
Tue Mar 23, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Salmon River-Idaho. Main Fork
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: Salmon River-Idaho. Main Fork

Take a look on America white water for river info and photos, the guage page should give you the historic data. There are other middle fork sections than the one I linked to so have a look at the other ones too. http://www.americanwhitewater.org/content/River/detail/id/618/ For more info try posting...
by River Honey
Mon Mar 22, 2010 10:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Documentry on the new Broxbourne whitewater course
Replies: 39
Views: 1529

Re: Documentry on the new Broxbourne whitewater course

Having been to the Charlotte white water center in the states. I am very excited to see the New London and Cardiff white water centers. http://www.usnwc.org/ The Charlotte White Water course is amazing, 3 channels of white water with something for everyone. Having paddled at some of the white water ...
by River Honey
Thu Mar 11, 2010 10:36 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Where to get info on rivers abroad?
Replies: 17
Views: 506

Re: Where to get info on rivers abroad?

America http://www.americanwhitewater.org/content/River/view/ Canada http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca/info_debit/index.html http://www.myosis.ca/tableau.htm (Pages can be translated using google language tools) American to English or Canadian to English? Not quite sure if you are being serious!! In whi...
by River Honey
Wed Feb 10, 2010 9:21 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Copyright law/ media - anyone know about it?
Replies: 49
Views: 4399

Re: Copyright law/ media - anyone know about it?

Here is a really good explanation of Photography copyright. Hope its useful for you

http://www.copyrightservice.co.uk/prote ... _copyright
by River Honey
Mon Feb 08, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fundraising online?
Replies: 16
Views: 770

Re: Fundraising online?

A few weeks ago I had a fundraising meeting with Combat Stress, they recommended a website called bmycharity.com apparently its free to use, however I am not sure how charities register and if they have to pay a one off fee. One other way to do it is set up a specific fundraising bank account and ha...
by River Honey
Wed Jan 13, 2010 7:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Waterproof camera
Replies: 28
Views: 1408

Re: Waterproof camera

I bought a Fuji WP Z33 last year after I lost my Pentax optio, and while it works well in all types of conditions the picture quality is pretty poor, however it does take good video and is quite easy to use.
The Pentax Optio W60 is a much better camera.
by River Honey
Wed Jan 13, 2010 6:49 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Rivers to paddle before you die
Replies: 56
Views: 2904

Re: Rivers to paddle before you die

the rivers I would love to paddle before I die would be Upper Cherry.. its just stunning, Zambezi and the Poza Azul Mexico. Rivers I have done that I would recommend: Ottawa - Canada just pure fun Kaituna (inc awesome gorge below just to scare the pants off your self) NZ... in fact all NZ rivers des...
by River Honey
Mon Dec 28, 2009 12:18 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1

Sold
by River Honey
Sat Dec 26, 2009 3:21 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Christmas presents.
Replies: 63
Views: 3849

Re: Christmas presents.

A gorgeous fluro Pink Sweet strutter : )
by River Honey
Wed Dec 23, 2009 9:29 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Playboats
Replies: 22
Views: 659

Re: Wanted: Playboats

I am selling a King Pin 6.1 pictures on this link http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=53725 I wanted £275 for it originally but having already bought a new one now I could do with making space so If your interested make me an offer.. I happy to reduce the price significantl...
by River Honey
Mon Dec 21, 2009 12:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1

Well I definitely don't need this boat anymore as I bought myself a new one.

I am willing to drop the price significantly so if your interested in it make me a reasonable offer and it could be yours...
by River Honey
Tue Aug 25, 2009 8:42 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1

BUMP - Still for sale!!
by River Honey
Thu Aug 20, 2009 2:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1

Hi Em,

Please could you send me your e-mail address and I'll send you some pics.

Cheryl
by River Honey
Mon Aug 17, 2009 8:26 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: WANTED-Small playboat
Replies: 7
Views: 299

Re: WANTED-Small playboat

Selling a Kingpin 6.1 http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/foru ... 10&t=53725

and I am based in Telford if you would like to see the boat.

Cheryl.
by River Honey
Mon Aug 17, 2009 6:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1
Replies: 9
Views: 836

FS Dagger Kingpin 6.1

Selling a Bright Green Dagger Kingpin 6.1 (small) suits the smaller paddler. The boat is well used with normal wear and tear scratches. Custom Seat raiser inside which can be removed if required. Outfitting is original pump hip pads but no longer works, Back rest is cam strap type (Included is a Bra...
by River Honey
Thu Aug 13, 2009 7:36 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Where to get a second hand dagger agent 6.4.. in New York??
Replies: 9
Views: 534

Re: Where to get a second hand dagger agent 6.4.. in New York??

Do you definitely need a 6.4? I have a friend thats selling 6.0 for $550 http://www.npmb.com/cms2/e107_plugins/forum/forum_viewtopic.php?125259 and the reason I suggested the NPMB its not the best boater talk board out there but it is a local forum for the North East America and subsequently its hig...
by River Honey
Thu Aug 13, 2009 1:06 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Where to get a second hand dagger agent 6.4.. in New York??
Replies: 9
Views: 534

Re: Where to get a second hand dagger agent 6.4.. in New York??

I know a few places in Upper New York state that stock second hand boats. But it depends where your based and if you can travel This is old forge http://www.mountainmanoutdoors.com/ This is in Mass but isn't that far from the New York state boarder http://www.zoaroutdoor.com/ Also try this forum its...
by River Honey
Mon Aug 03, 2009 12:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Calling ladies who use Werner blades
Replies: 24
Views: 1197

Re: Calling ladies who use Werner blades

Hi Liz, I don't use Werners, but the length should be what your comfortable and nothing to do with height. I mean I am 5ft 8 and play and creek with 192's with a small shaft its definitely easier on the hands and wrists. Are you specifically wanting Werners or have you looked at other brands..H20 ma...
by River Honey
Tue Jul 21, 2009 8:42 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted Dagger Kingpin 6.2 Central Pillar
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Re: Wanted Dagger Kingpin 6.2 Central Pillar

I am assuming you have lost the plastic support pillar and not the foam part?
It maybe worth having one made from thick Aliminum / metal flat bar.
by River Honey
Tue Jul 21, 2009 8:29 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: chilian air ports?
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: chilian air ports?

We flew to Santiago (From New Zealand), and hired a 4 x 4 to go to Pucon and Futelufu.. we drove via Argentina on the way (Ferry back) .. however there are hassels with this:- insurance (at the border) and permission needs to be obtained from hire company. We were there last year and struggled with ...
by River Honey
Tue Jul 21, 2009 8:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddlers tattoos
Replies: 3
Views: 618

Re: Paddlers tattoos

I have a little stick kayak man with his paddle above his head tattooed on my lower back..
by River Honey
Sun Jul 19, 2009 8:27 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Heroines of women's paddling
Replies: 53
Views: 5171

Re: Heroines of women's paddling

Jessie Stone - Lovely person, amzing kayaker and has changed the lifes of many Ugandians by her Malaria and Clinic charity work - Soft Power Health. Nikki Kelly - just an amazing kayaker. But I have to agree with Liz (Tizer eyes) and say most of the women who inspire me are the ones I paddle with.. ...