Return to the Pecos – Part 4. Water

Return to Pecos 4 Water (7)“Another alternative [to bringing drinking water] is to acquire fresh river water during the trip. Although the use of river water is not recommended, water taken from the Pecos could be used in an emergency if it has been purified through filtering or boiling. 

Return to the Pecos – 2. The Crew

Return to Pecos - Part 2 The Crew (1 of 1)After two years of waiting, and several months of preparation, Dan and I were finally getting back down to the lower Pecos River; our goal to paddle the entire 53-mile route from Pandale to Deadman’s Canyon and then be towed the last seven miles to Highway 90.

Fort Hood Journal – First HOW Event

HOW Set-14The saying for March is “In like a lion and out like a lamb,” and so when March 19th was picked as the date for the first Fort Hood Chapter Heroes on the Water (HOW) event, I figured that we had better than even odds for a mild, early spring day. I figured wrong. A late season