Salt Permits Awarded? - Mountain Buzz
 



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 01-26-2010   #1
 
Central Mountains, Colorado
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 16
Salt Permits Awarded?

Has anyone received notification of successful salt permits? All my co-applicants have received the no permit email. I haven't received any email from them. I am hoping that may mean a successful draw, but am getting impatient....

jmrolak is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-26-2010   #2
 
yakkeranna's Avatar
 
Canberra, OZ
Paddling Since: 2003
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 168
I think all emails for both successful and unsuccessful have been sent out. I know of one person that received a successful email...
yakkeranna is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2010   #3
 
SimpleMan's Avatar
 
Fort Collins, Colorado
Paddling Since: '05
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 394
Nope

I put my application in the mail a week early, haven't heard either way yet. I have 6 buddies who put in as well; I'll try to find out for you buzzards whether they've heard or not.
__________________
Dude, I'd see you on the river but I'm hardly ever out there.
SimpleMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-26-2010   #4
 
xena13's Avatar
 
Denver, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1996
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 252
Everyone in my group received email notifications last weekend, both successful and unsuccessful.
xena13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2010   #5
____________________
 
rwhyman's Avatar
 
Unincorporated Douglas County, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2005
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 967
We had a yes and a no last Friday
__________________
Karma is like this: If we set causes in motion the effects come back to us.
rwhyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2010   #6
Spits Hot Fire
 
FLOWTORCH's Avatar
 
N. Cascades, Washington
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 978
Yay for me.
FLOWTORCH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2010   #7
 
Laramie, Wyoming
Paddling Since: 1996
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 2
Extra Room

Some folks from Wyoming are looking to get on the Salt the March 13-15. None of us got permits drawn. If any one has extra room lets me know. Pura Vida.
EnergyHero is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2010   #8
 
Fort Collins, CO, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2003
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 41
It has become very clear to me that the permit notification system for the Salt DOES NOT WORK. I know of many people, including two of the seven in my group, who have received nothing. I too was hoping that was a good sign, that maybe my friends were being mailed information because they won.

This happened to me a few years ago when I applied for a permit. I waited and waited, and finally called. When at last I got through to a human being I learned that I had lost in the lottery, and the reason I hadn’t been notified was because they had typed my email address incorrectly.

Now, don’t get me wrong, I love the rangers on the Salt. They are very nice people and do excellent work around the river. Paperwork, however, is not their forte. Something needs to change. The waitlist system is also antiquated. Those guys need to wake up and smell the 21st Century.
__________________
"Running rivers is the physical expression of intellectual passion."
-Richard Bangs 'The Lost River'
whitewaterjunkie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2010   #9
 
Pugetopolis, Washington
Paddling Since: 96
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 767
Maybe they have sloppy penmanship?
BarryDingle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2010   #10
 
Eagle Mapper's Avatar
 
Eagle, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2006
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 114
I think it would be nice if the Salt and all the other rivers went to a online system to apply for permits like the Middle Fork. It makes the whole process much better. I am with whitewaterjunk on this one, use the technology out there and bring this system up to date. Until then dare to dream.
Eagle Mapper is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Salida WW Park awarded grant for extension Mike Harvey Whitewater Kayaking 2 07-02-2009 11:16 PM
Salt Permits March 14-17 teleboater5.13 Whitewater Kayaking 0 02-23-2009 04:10 PM
SALT...Are you willing to Share your Salt Permit in March, Very Exp. Rafter/Yaker kayaked56 Kayaking | Trip Planner 0 01-26-2008 08:29 PM
Permits Strider Kayaking | Trip Planner 2 12-17-2005 09:08 PM
Salt River Permits/Open slots kayaked56 Whitewater Kayaking 2 03-09-2004 12:41 AM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.