July 2015 - Wild Rogue

Rafting the wild and scenic section of the Rogue River.
Jess kayaking at our first night's camp. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Tent on the bank. Pretty sweet camping spot! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Rogue River at dusk. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Chili's what's for dinner on the first night. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Our flotation craft. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Sister love! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Geese! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  River rapids! : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Bill and Bruce looking focused. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Jess and Justin - in sync! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Bruce is prepared for the sun. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  The paddle boat crew: Dawn, Tez, Justin, and Jess. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Loren watches the raft from down river. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  There's some relaxation going on. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  What's around the bend? : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Pascal and Loren taking a turn in the kayak. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Jess and Loren: reunited roommates! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Scenes from the Rogue. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Dawn and Tez paddle the kayak. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  "Can we climb this?" seemed to be a common question for these two. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Calm waters. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Fun with cameras! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Exploring a side creek. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Down in a rocky, canyon-y portion of the Rogue. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Dawn checks things out! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Blossom Bar: the only class IV rapids we ran during the trip. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Bruce explains how to navigate Blossom Bar. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Another view of Blossom Bar. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Bruce and Bill prepare to take on Blossom Bar. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Video of Bruce and Bill's run of Blossom Bar.  Waterfall! : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Happy boat, happy rafters! : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Dawn and Bill enjoy hard-earned relaxation at East Creek. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Tez and Bruce. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Dawn. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Rogue River near East Creek and Brushy Bar. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Hanging out in the shade. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Pascal is glad to be out of the sun. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Secret to happiness on a 110 degree day: shade, cool creek water, hammocks, cold drinks, good company. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Froggy! : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
What to do with melted chocolate, take 1. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  What to do with melted chocolate, take 2. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  What to do with melted chocolate, take 3. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  What to do with melted chocolate, take 4. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Ollie surveys the unpacking scene. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Ollie doing cat things. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Hasan. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Lucca. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Oakley. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Bill and Steve preparing the grill. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Loren and Jess. : raft, river, trip, whitewater  Bruce. : raft, river, trip, whitewater 
Carroll. : raft, river, trip, whitewater