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Old 10-11-2010   #1
 
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Death on Gauley?

I heard rumors of another drowning on the Gauley this weekend!! Can anyone confirm the rumors? If so any information on what happened?

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Old 10-11-2010   #2
 
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Not much info on this link but, sadly a third fatality during Gauley season appears not be a rumor. Kayaker/pillowrock rapid. Wish it was a rumor. more info on boater talk.
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Where can you die on Pillow? Far right?
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Far right is sieves and on the upstream side of the pillow is the room of doom.
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More info on Boatertalk. Sheesh, ran it last weekend for the first time and thought it was about the funnest drop on the river with little/no consequences.
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