Browns and the Gorge was big in 95. I keep preaching around here about the play at those levels. Big drop changed along with sunshine and other in 95 but that wave in big drop was siiiiccckkk in my PRION rodeo hurricane. Also #7 in the stair case a green steep wave about 12 to 14 tall and the numbers play wow! It will be amazing to see what these young bucks can do with the new boats if these flows ever return.
But dont forget about 86- that year was almost a 95 if my memory is correct. Running Browns somewhere around 5-6k cfs in a 22 tube Achilies non self bailing raft. Bail, bail, bail, Have we all lost the love for the 5 gallon bucket!? Now those were the days!
This year is going to be a very good year on the Ark. But we will need a couple of BIG storms to get the snow pack up to the levels of 95 or 86. I am out in these hills more than most and this is the most snow that I have seen around here since 97 or so. Needless to say I am super fired up for a good water year on the Ark. Shit we have been watin for long enough for it to return!
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