John V.

Location:

Pittsburgh, PA
Hometown: Pittsburgh

Member since:

February 22, 2009

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What kind of kayak(s) do you have, if any? Feel free to answer generally (recreational, touring, sea kayak, etc.) or specifically (color, length, make, model)

Advanced Elements Expedition, Alpaca packraft.

Where are your favorite places to paddle?

Swamps and wetlands. Isolated creeks. Moderate whitewater (class III max).

What kind of trips are you most interested in? (Easy, relaxed, fitness-paced, adventurous, social, urban, challenging, overnight camping, ??)

All of these in one outing would be a blast!

What other outdoor activities do you enjoy?

Nature photography

Introduction

Why I kayak: Opportunities for solitude, challenge, discovery and risk in environments characterized by high degrees of both naturalness and freedom from human control and the artifacts of civilization.

What John V. is saying about this Meetup Group

Experience new paddling venues. Learn were the good put-ins are.


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