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Re: [Louisville-Area-Canoe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 5/23/2009

From: Ron
Sent on: Thursday, May 21, 2009 6:13 AM
---Mary and anyone else looking for a kayak, check out Paddle Swap.
http://www.paddle...­  Put in the manufacture or name of the kayak you are looking for and hit search.  I found my Necky Spike that way.
Good luck.
Ron

- Mary Zimmer <[address removed]> wrote: 
> Not a problem.? I had considered ocean kayak because they have the sit on top and a knee space, plus the lighter weight.? Dick's has had one, but no longer does.? I will check out your ideas and I do appreciate the info.
> Mary
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ron <[address removed]>
> To: [address removed]
> Sent: Wed, 20 May[masked]:17 pm
> Subject: Re: [Louisville-Area-Can­oe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 5/23/2009
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> ---Mary,
> 
> I don't mean to jump in here but I also have back issues and I like sit on top 
> kayaks. With a sit on top you can purchase a seat that supports your spine.  For 
> you Mary check out the Ocean Kayak Venus 11, Built for a woman.  Another good 
> thing about a sit on top is if you fall off you just flip your kayak over and 
> get back on.  No draining. Go to Surf to Summit and check out the GTS Expedition 
> Molded Foam Kayak seat.  That is the top of the line.  you can look for more 
> affordable models but get a good one.  Your back will thank you.  Check it all 
> out on line.
> 
> Ron M
> 
> - Mary Zimmer <[address removed]> wrote: 
> > Nope.? I have a Toyota Corolla; however, my neighbor who does a whole lot of 
> outdoor rec, said there is a kind of rack one can buy, plus a set of straps and 
> I've seen pics of the canoe on top of sedans where it is tied to both front and 
> rear of car.? I'm going to get one of those seatbacks too for myself.? We can 
> either go halves on the carrier pieces and straps or I can buy them and share 
> when you can go on trip and I can't.
> > Mary 
> > 
> > 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Shihan Prime <[address removed]>
> > To: [address removed]
> > Sent: Wed, 20 May[masked]:06 am
> > Subject: Re: [Louisville-Area-Can­oe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 
> 5/23/2009
> > 
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> > I am 42 I live in shepherdsville ky do u have a truck to haul it? or some type 
> of van? Ron L
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> > 
> > From: Mary Zimmer <[address removed]>
> > To: [address removed]
> > Sent: Tuesday, May 19,[masked]:58:21 PM
> > Subject: Re: [Louisville-Area-Can­oe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 
> 5/23/2009
> > 
> > Ron, 
> > Would you tell me a little about yourself and where you live?? I had been 
> looking for friends to go half in on a canoe since Dick's has a good one with 
> permanently attached seat backrests for $499.?I've?been checking craigslist for 
> several months and missed one.? Also have checked Ebay, but they are almost all 
> no delivery and in the northeast.?Each of us wo
> uld have to have a paddle, life 
> jacket, carrier and straps in order to trade off when?one can't go.
> > I'm 62 with some spine issues so the seat backs are important, but love the 
> water.
> > Thanks,
> > Mary Z.
> > 
> > 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Shihan Prime <[address removed]>
> > To: [address removed]
> > Sent: Tue, 19 May[masked]:57 am
> > Subject: Re: [Louisville-Area-Can­oe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 
> 5/23/2009
> > 
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> > I do not no? but would be interested in going in on half...Ron
> > 
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> > 
> > From: Mary Zimmer <[address removed]>
> > To: [address removed]
> > Sent: Monday, May 18,[masked]:42:06 PM
> > Subject: Re: [Louisville-Area-Can­oe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 
> 5/23/2009
> > 
> > Hi,
> > I won't make this trip, but do plan on the May 30 at Blue River.? Does anyone 
> have a canoe they want to sell?
> > I'm contemplating getting one of my own so as not to have to always ask for a 
> seat in someone else's for these trips.
> > Thanks,
> > Mary Z.
> > 
> > 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Greg Miller <[address removed]>
> > To: [address removed]
> > Sent: Mon, 18 May[masked]:19 pm
> > Subject: [Louisville-Area-Can­oe-Kayak-Group] New Meetup: Floyds Fork 5/23/2009
> > 
> > 
> > Announcing a new Meetup for Louisville Area Canoe & Kayak Group!
> > 
> > What: Floyds Fork 5/23/2009
> > 
> > When: May 23,[masked]:15 AM
> > 
> > Where: Click the link below to find out!
> > 
> > Meetup Description: This is another opportunity to paddle Floyds Fork before 
> it dries up for the year. Brian and I did this paddle last Saturday, and we had 
> to cancel it the week before due to the fast current. There's no rain in the 
> forecast, and the level is already below where it was when we did the paddle 
> this past Saturday, so it looks like we're in the clear. If anything, we might 
> not have enough water in the river to paddle it. We'll try to post visual 
> observations Thursday or Friday. Check the comments here and in the forum to 
> stay up to date.
> > 
> > I'll b
> e at the put-in at William F. Miles Park at 9:15a Saturday rain, shine, 
> or dry riverbed. We can work out the details of the shuttle then. We will 
> take-out at the Fisherville canoe access site. It took Brian and I about 3 1/2 
> hours without much actual paddling, and with a few breaks.
> > 
> > More information about the paddle and the park can be found here:
> > http://www.louisv...­
> > 
> > Watch the USGS water gauges on the river to stay up to date on whether the 
> river is safe. If the Fisherville gauge is above 200cfs, it's a no-go:
> > http://waterdata....­
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> > Watch the weather radar for rain or thunderstorms:
> > http://www.intell...­
> > 
> > Some members have extra kayaks to loan out. If you can make the paddle and 
> want to borrow a boat, go ahead and RSVP yes, and state you need to borrow one, 
> and we'll try to find one for you.
> > 
> > Learn more here:
> > http://www.meetup...­
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