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Paddle 10 miles on Little Miami

THE PADDLE
We will paddle 10 miles from Kelley Nature Preserve to the take out area located at Bass Island Park. We will meet at the 9:00 AM at Kelley Nature Preserve and Please arrive a few minutes early and try to have boats unloaded and ready to be shuttle by 9:00 AM. • Start
ASAP

• Finish
We should be out of the water around 4:00 PM

• Duration
Expect to spend about up to 4 to 6 hours on the water depending on group pace and lunch.

• Pace
We will take a leisurely paddle giving plenty of time for camera opportunities

• Distance
This paddle is 10 miles on moving water. American Whitewater has parts of this trip as having class 1 rapids. Click the link below for details
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/content/River/detail/id/10600/#rapid102163

• Difficulty
This paddle is suitable for paddlers with some moving water experience. You must be 12 years of age or older and sign the liability waiver. Its not a hard paddle, however there are obstacles to maneuver. There are easy class 1 rapids and plenty of other fun spots in the river. • Food
Bring your lunch, water and snacks. We will have a half hour lunch halfway through the trip on a sandbar.

• What to Bring
Kayak or Canoe / PFD / hat / water / sunscreen / bug spray / dry clothes / dry shoes / dry bag / safety equipment/your lunch/snacks and your smile. (If you are wearing a spray skirt please use a helmet.)

PLEASE NOTE: I am not your guide. I am a friend to paddle with that has provided you with group companionship and shuttling opportunity. Don' t be late, and don't ask questions that you can research on your own.

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  • Kenny

    Did anyone that went on this trip find an additional spray skirt mixed on with your gear? I am missing one from this trip.

    September 2, 2014

    • Kenny

      I threw a little video of our trip together. Enjoy and share as you please.

      1 · July 20, 2014

  • Brent K.

    This was a great trip with a great group of paddlers. I look forward to paddling with everyone again. Kenny thanks for all the help.

    July 19, 2014

  • Kenny

    Fun run. Great group of paddlers. kollen and I had a real nice day with the group.

    July 19, 2014

  • Kenny

    Thanks for organizing Brent. Very fun stretch of the river.

    July 19, 2014

  • Kelly

    Brent, sorry I have to cancel. I hope to be able to paddle this section another time this summer. Have a great trip!

    July 18, 2014

  • Mary G.

    Would anyone mind if I brought my dog? She's a very experienced kayaker

    1 · July 15, 2014

    • Kenny

      Hey kel kel. Use Kimpy's boat and she can ride up front. Its an open cockpit design with plenty of room for her.

      1 · July 17, 2014

    • Kelly

      Brent, thanks for the offer but I think with a lunch break she will be okay to do the whole day. Kenny, good point. I'll bring her along:)

      1 · July 17, 2014

  • Dave R.

    I did this trip 2 weeks back and very fun and exciting! I'll be on vacation and I can't join.

    2 · July 16, 2014

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  • Brent K. +1
    Donating Member 2015,
    Event Host
  • Joanna +1
  • Joel
    Donating Member 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Kenny +1
    Donating Member 2015, 2016, Organizer

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