The North Alps

At the end of July/beginning of August I spent two weeks lazing around Switzerland and Austria. For the first of these weeks a small group of us spent our time paddling around the Upper Rhine Valley and the the Swiss sections of the Inn around Engadine. This is an area that, although I’ve made brief sorties across the border from Austria to the Inn in the past, I have had little experience of previously.

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Return to Blighty

Richard runs the big one on the Malbaie
Richard runs the big one on the Malbaie.

I’ve just returned from a rather fantastic two weeks in Quebec. Lots of photos to follow but in the meantime here’s one of Richard running the big drop on the Malbaie. The Malbaie is a fantastic river that involves walk-ins, off-road driving, bear avoidance as well as a big waterfall.

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Lonely Goat Herd Tour

Last month myself and few other from Kingfisher Canoe Club drove over to Austria for a weeks paddling. Out there we were joined by Seth (who was on a tour of Europe in a transit van) and Doug (who flew in from Sweden). Anyway, it’s been a few years since I last paddled in Austria and […]

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