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  1. Your best ideas for frame additions

    Rafting | Gear Talk
    So, I am sure this has been asked before but I can't easily find the threads... We just picked up a used 16ft nrs boat and need to outfit it. Likely going with a 4 bay, diamond plated, double rail rig. Getting the basic setup; drop bag bay in front with table cover, dry box, cooler, captains...
  2. Dry top, semi-dry top, or spray top?

    Kayaking | Gear Talk
    I mostly do sea kayaking, but am looking to get into more white water kayaking. I also do quite a bit of sailboat racing. I am looking for something to keep me dry when sailing in heavy wind and big chop, plus something that will work for kayaking and hopefully keep me dry when I roll. Would a...
  3. 3rd Annual CAIC BENEFIT BASH: November 13th, 2010

    Partner's Forum
    CAIC BENEFIT BASH: November 13th, 2010 Presented By: Backcountry Access, Voile-USA, Vail Resorts Echo, and New Belgium Brewing Company We are proud to announce the 3rd Annual CAIC Benefit Bash. It will be held November 13th, 2010 at the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center. 5pm-10pm. This year's...
  4. The Zia Project needs your old gear

    Whitewater Kayaking
    The Zia Project is a non-profit extreme sports outreach program for disadvantaged kids and juvenile offendors. We desperately need any old gear you can spare. We can arrange for shipping to be paid if absolutely neccessary. Any kayaks, kayaking gear, skis, snowboards, ski/board gear, or any...
  5. Lost Backpack on Filter Plant, Fort Collins, Poudre

    Whitewater Kayaking
    I lost a backpack on Filter Plant on 7/1 and I will offer a reward for anyone finding it plus some good river karma (which we all need). Inside of it are a couple cans of Fat Tire, a water bottle, and 2 sets of car keys. The keys are in a ziploc bag inside of a zippered pocket, which is hard...
  6. The Zia Project whitewater program needs your support

    Whitewater Kayaking
    The Zia Project is a non-profit extreme sports outreach program based in Taos, New Mexico. Our mission is to reach "At Risk" youth in our community to provide alternative Free-Time activities while promoting the extreme sports lifestyle. But we need your support to continue to make this dream...
  7. Getting into kayaking

    Whitewater Kayaking
    I'm new to kayaking and would like to get into whitewater kayaking. What would you suggest to get started? Also, what would be a good used whitewater kayak to invest in? Thanks.
  8. The Saturn Raft Project

    Whitewater Rafting
    Finally, here it is!!! What you've all been waiting for. The final, definative answer to the eternal question that has been haunting us all. Is a Saturn raft a worthy vessle, and is it worth the investment(from start to finish-headaches and all)? You've all speculated, postulated, bantered back...
  9. 4CRS 2010 Gear and Boat Swap

    Partner's Forum
    Come join us on May 1st and 2nd at the newly remodeled and expanded 4Corners Riversports for our annual Gear and Boat Swap! Sale starts at 9am. 10-50% off all new gear storewide plus tons of killer deals on used gear. Used gear check-in will be on Friday, April 30 from 9am - 7pm & Saturday May...
  10. 2010 buyers guide free download

    Commercial Posts
    Hey everyone, Happy new year! In case you missed the print version of the 2010 buyers guide, we just made it available online for free viewing (flip through pages thing...), or free download. free viewing: kanu messe buyers guide 2010 free download: Kayak Session, the international whitewater...
  11. Anyone heard of Iron River Helmets?

    Kayaking | Gear Talk
    i've been shopping around for a new kayak helmet and these guys (iron river kayak helmets) came up. i am wondering if anyone out there can attest to their products. are they great quality? do the compete with the big name helmets like sweet and shred ready? any info would be great.
  12. Market Research - please help!!

    Kayaking | Gear Talk
    Hello and Thank You! My husband and I are trying to start our own Whitewater Hardgoods Company (hopefully this spring!) and we were wondering... :confused:What's missing out there?:confused: We'd like to focus on ways to move boats to and from the river and custom accessories (IE...
  13. Dave: One Great Dude in Stanley

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Just wanted to let everyone know that The River Company in Stanley, ID deserves your business. A few minutes after we put on the Middle Fork, the guy rowing my raft blew his whistle. I paddled up to him and he showed me a broken oar tower fitting. No spare part. Shit! A catastrophic failure...
  14. Escalante Creek

    Whitewater Kayaking
    I'm staying in Grand Junction right now for about a month, without a boat or gear. Was hoping some kind soul would lend me the boat and gear/ show me down the creek so i could get on Escalante before heading back to the southeast. Thanks Adam Hackenberg 864-991-9182
  15. Custom Frames Built - Best on the river

    Commercial Posts
    Need a frame, boxes or table? Check out We are located in Flagstaff and build frames and other gear for Ceiba Adventures, Moenkopi River Works, Arizona Raft Adventures (AZRA) and Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center (USGS), among others. Try us, you might...
  16. bomber skirt

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Got a Bomber gear skirt for the B-day, noticed a ~4"x12" "pad" sewn into the front of the skirt. any idea what this is for? looks pretty sweet tho, can't wait to try it out! sounds like Gore might be good to go....