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EASTFORK 4/2/13 SR 222 Ramp






We are returning to the Boat Ramp near the Dam,

Enter the Park from SR 222,   Slade Road, Over the   Dam and turn right down to the ramp. Restroom or port a potty available.

When – Launch time will be  6PM  ...plan to arrive 15-20
minutes before. If you run a little late,  please call,

What To Bring – PFD and all your fall/winter gear, dry
clothes, dry shoes, safety equipment, (Whistle, Rope)  lights,  sun glasses, hats

Restrooms & Picknic table – Flush toilets!!  At the boat

Weather Forecast – Bill might update the weather for us! Thanks Bill..

Experience – Suitable for…beginners, experienced: , long and short Kayaks

SPEED/DISTANCE: We have been exploring the bays and fingers of EastFork. The plan for tonight is TBD!

Post-Paddle Sustenance –Usually Wendy's located by the
Krogers & Walmart..  (They offer a Senior Discount!)

Liability Waiver – As always, by joining in
this event you are acknowledging that you have read and agree to abide by the Tri-State Kaykers liability waiver. You can find this waiver in the Files section of the Tri-State Kayakers web site.

SAFETY SIGN IN: Everyone will sign in before
launching: your name, Emergency contact person and phone number. I realized if someone required 911, I do not know last names or who to call. This list is kept
in my dry bag during the paddle, then shredded when I get home. Hopefully we will never have to use it. :D

*** For all the Newbies!  Welcome to the group!  Tri State Kayakers are known for helping each other, both on the water and off. If you have any questions, please ask!  I am looking forward to another awesome year on the water!!

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  • Debra G.

    A big THANK YOU to everyone for making Ken and I feel so welcome. You are an awesome group of kind individuals and I look forward to floating with you as often as my schedule will allow.

    2 · April 3, 2013

  • TJ. R.

    First paddle of season was great. Good to see everyone! TJ

    1 · April 3, 2013

  • Kathy J.

    It was nice to be back at EASTFORK!! I have 75 pictures, deleting half!! will post soon. Welcome Debra and Ken to the group!

    1 · April 3, 2013

  • Kim

    I just have too much going on. I see ya on the water after the Florida trip. Have fun.

    1 · April 1, 2013

  • Kathy J.

    Becky and I are planning on arriving early if anyone wants to join us for a pre-paddle paddle! about 5pm. we will be back at the ramp by 5:50!

    April 1, 2013

  • Tom L.

    Too many demands from school, knees, and backs. Gonna bike ride and get it all back in balance.

    April 1, 2013

  • Greg C.

    Somethings come up, so I'll have to pass this time. See you all next time.

    April 1, 2013

  • Fred R.

    Have to be at the Peppermint Pig. Were getting 18 dogs on Tuesday from a Kill Shelter. Have fun all

    April 1, 2013

  • sabrina

    Mike and I are both sick and I have my pinky finger in a splint :/ see everyone as soon as we can! Have fun! ...And take lots of pictures!

    April 1, 2013

  • Shauna K.

    I'm not going to be out of work on time! Have fun!

    April 1, 2013

  • Bill G.

    (looking a little warmer)

    Tuesday, April 2 at 6pm
    Temperature: 47 °F Wind Chill: 42 °F Surface Wind: W 11mph
    Sky Cover: 19% Precipitation Potential: 0%

    Tuesday, April 2 at 8pm
    Temperature: 42 °F Wind Chill: 37 °F Surface Wind: NW 8mph
    Sky Cover: 15% Precipitation Potential: 0%

    April 1, 2013

  • Kathy J.

    Dress warm. extra clothes in the truck. keep your feet and fingers dry! Hot choc or coffee afterwards. Will be a beautiful evening! ;-)

    March 31, 2013

    • Bill G.

      Glad you're back safe and sound and not stuck on a boat somewhere! 8~)

      1 · March 31, 2013

  • Mike H.

    Sorry, can't get there by 6- can't leave downtown until 515. Have fun

    March 31, 2013

  • Steve R

    Will wait a little longer before 'yaking...sorry to miss my paddling friends ! Have fun and stay safe !!

    March 31, 2013

  • Bill G.


    Tuesday, April 2 at 6pm
    Temperature: 44 °F Wind Chill: 39 °F Surface Wind: NW 9mph
    Sky Cover: 21% Precipitation Potential: 1%

    Tuesday, April 2 at 8pm
    Temperature: 40 °F Wind Chill: 35 °F Surface Wind: NW 7mph
    Sky Cover: 20% Precipitation Potential: 0%

    Bundle Up!

    March 31, 2013

  • carole

    I'm a maybe now too with this lovely weather...come on spring!

    March 29, 2013

  • Lynda G.

    Still a bit on the chilly side for me, but I'm looking forward to getting out again if spring ever arrives.

    March 27, 2013

  • Chuck

    lets not forget our ohio river, its like a big long lake.

    1 · February 14, 2013

    • Kathy J.

      Chuck, we rotate around East fork state park for tuesday evenings, Where do you usually launch on the OHIO? I would like to schedule a monthly Ohio River paddle, Maybe the third Friday of each month. Any ideas?

      March 6, 2013

    • Chuck

      I like Schmidt Field Boat ramp. for our boats its free.

      1 · March 6, 2013

  • Steve R

    I'm a "maybe" :-)

    February 15, 2013

  • Penny

    Where's the "best" place to buy a new light weight ergonomic paddle?

    February 13, 2013

  • Kd K

    Can't wait to get this season started!

    February 14, 2013

  • Shauna K.

    I can't wait!!!! I've missed everyone over the winter!

    February 14, 2013

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