Re: [kayaking-177] Looking for suggestions

From: Renee C.
Sent on: Sunday, May 26, 2013 10:11 AM
Hi Matt,
 
My husband and I would like to know where you put in and if you shuttled your kayaks or found an outfitter to do it for you. I would like to do this trip tomorrow afternoon.
 
Thanks,
 
Renee


On Sun, May 26, 2013 at 8:06 AM, Matt <[address removed]> wrote:
Again, thanks everyone for the great suggestions. My wife and I took our tandem kayak down the 9.5 miles of the Etowah through Dawson Forest. It was a quick 3 hour trip. I didn't realize how fast that water moves. No real rapids to worry about, just a good current. What an amazing beautiful day it was. I've always wanted to do that river and it did not disappoint me at all.  There were moments when the breeze would blow up river and we'd just be drifting downstream in absolute silence. It was meditative and peaceful. It's what we love about flat water kayaking.

Next time we'll definitely put in at 53 to add some distance to it.

Matt Zavadil
(via mobile)
BoystoMenGA.org
VillageEvents.net

On May 25, 2013, at 7:11 PM, Cara Marris <[address removed]> wrote:

> There are some beautiful rivers in the Rome area for flat water paddlers.  Check out the Coosa River Basin Initiative group CRBI -- FB page and website.  Also, if you go south a bit -- High Falls State Park , Indian Springs State Park and the Griffin Reservoir are all beautiful places to paddle.    Indian Springs was the first state park in the country -- there are some gorgeous old houses and hotels.
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Of Eulouise Williams
> Sent: Saturday, May 25,[masked]:04 PM
> To: [address removed]
> Subject: Re: [kayaking-177] Looking for suggestions
>
> In response to Matt Zavadil about flat water paddles--so sorry if this goes to everyone.  I cannot figure out how to reply only to Matt:
> Joe and I would be interested in joining you in trying to find some flat water to paddle around North Georgia.  We are accustomed to paddling the slow, shallow creeks and rivers of northwest Florida and do not feel ready to do swift, rocky water.  We live in Roswell.  You can email me at [address removed].
> Joe paddles a sit-in Old Town kayak.  I paddle a Mohawk Odyssey canoe.  Joe is much more experienced than I am.
> We look forward to hearing from you.
>
> Eulouise and Joe Willams
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On May 25, 2013, at 8:01 AM, Matt <[address removed]> wrote:
>
>> I'm looking to get out on the water, someplace other than the hooch. Anyone got ideas? My wife and I do flat water, with some light rapids. I was thinking of the Etowah through Dawson Forest. Any ideas welcome.
>>
>> Matt Zavadil
>> (via mobile)
>> BoystoMenGA.org
>> VillageEvents.net
>>
>>
>> --
>> Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message will be sent to everyone
>> on this mailing list ([address removed])
>> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/
>> This message was sent by Matt ([address removed]) from Atlanta Area Paddlers.
>> To learn more about Matt, visit his/her member profile:
>> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/members/3311268/
>> Set my mailing list to email me
>>
>> As they are sent
>> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=1
>>
>> In one daily email
>> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=2
>>
>> Don't send me mailing list messages
>> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=0
>> Meetup, POB 4668 #37895 NY NY USA 10163 | [address removed]
>
>
>
>
> --
> Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message will be sent to everyone on this mailing list ([address removed]) http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/
> This message was sent by Eulouise Williams ([address removed]) from Atlanta Area Paddlers.
> To learn more about Eulouise Williams, visit his/her member profile: http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/members/59688612/
> Set my mailing list to email me
>
> As they are sent
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=1
>
> In one daily email
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=2
>
> Don't send me mailing list messages
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=0
> Meetup, POB 4668 #37895 NY NY USA 10163 | [address removed]
>
>
>
>
> --
> Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message will be sent to everyone on this mailing list ([address removed])
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/
> This message was sent by Cara Marris ([address removed]) from Atlanta Area Paddlers.
> To learn more about Cara Marris, visit his/her member profile: http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/members/8951201/
> Set my mailing list to email me
>
> As they are sent
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=1
>
> In one daily email
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=2
>
> Don't send me mailing list messages
> http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=0
> Meetup, POB 4668 #37895 NY NY USA 10163 | [address removed]
>



--
Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message will be sent to everyone on this mailing list ([address removed])
http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/
This message was sent by Matt ([address removed]) from Atlanta Area Paddlers.
To learn more about Matt, visit his/her member profile: http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/members/3311268/
Set my mailing list to email me

As they are sent
http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=1

In one daily email
http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=2

Don't send me mailing list messages
http://www.meetup.com/atlantaareapaddlers/list_prefs/?pref=0
Meetup, POB 4668 #37895 NY NY USA 10163 | [address removed]


Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy