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Monthly Archives: August 2013

2013 APE’s Nolichucky Gorge 1st Timers Trip & Picnic Report

Saturday, August 24, 2013, was the Appalachian Paddling Enthusiasts annual first timer’s trip on theNolichuckyRiver.  We had a nearly perfect day with mostly clear sunny skies and temps in the low 80′s for our river trips.  The river flow was around 1,100 CFS on the Embreeville Gauge and this was a prime level for the [...]

WK “Am I ready for the Gauley?” Guided Trip

For the seventh year running World Kayak wants to help boaters answer this very important question.  Pairs of world class guides will once again volunteer their time to help boaters step it up on this amazing river.  Each team of guides will work with a group of 5 first timers to ensure that we have [...]

2013 Nolichucky Hometown Throwdown #2.1 this Sunday!

FYI – If the Noli River level goes back over 4,000 CFS on Sunday we will postpone the event for another day due to safety concerns. We will try to have our second event in our series this Sunday (8/11/13) @ 2:00 P.M.!  Competitor registration will start at 1:00 P.M. at the white tent near [...]