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Doug Tompkins

You've probably heard that the founder of North Face died this week. Here is a cool article about High Sierra first descents he completed with Royal Robbins. Cool kayaking history.

From the Mag: The Triple Crown | Canoe & Kayak Magazine

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Great Read!
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Nice! Those "transparent" boats look like Perception Mirages, which was my first hip pads or back bands in those stock boats.
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