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by GridNorth
Fri Jan 18, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Alpackarafts any good?
Replies: 30
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Re: Alpackarafts any good?

I'm a packraft fan. Fair to say (obviously) that they aren't the water vehicle which is best designed for ww, but don't underestimate their capabilities in that regard. See this vid if you're still not believing they can manage it. There is a trade off for the lightweight but they are still tough / ...
by GridNorth
Sat Oct 15, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: Scotland - Northeast
Topic: The Spey in December
Replies: 1
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The Spey in December

Hello apart from being very cold can anyone describe the usual paddling conditions on the Spey in December? I've heard that even in the most bitter winters the Spey still flows reliably. I've also seen some YouTube footage of it floating with ice. I'm looking for reliable info on the usual condition...