Tag Archives: Ocoee River

Ian’s Ocoee PFD

All the time I hear friends jokingly talk about how it takes a village to raise a kid, especially from our like-minded friends who tend toward more free-range parenting. I would say that Ian’s upbringing also takes a village, but … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Friends, Holidays, Ian, paddling | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

15 Years

15 years ago today, a raft guide yanked me out of my boat and dropped me in the Ocoee. 15 years ago today I agreed to a first date with a raft guide. 15 years ago today my life forever … Continue reading

Posted in Family, paddling | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Boro Kayaking

It happened sometime back in April. After the local Muddy Rivers Festival, put on at our local Spring Creek, Brinn and I found ourselves new members of the Boro Kayaking Facebook Group. The Facebook description states: “This is a group of … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Ian, paddling, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Walk of Shame

Last weekend Brinn and I attended a swift water rescue course through the Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association at the Ocoee. For once, all of our plans went off with no delays, and we actually found ourselves in Ocoeeland early, so … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Ian, paddling | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment