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We met Scottie when we hiked the Deschutes to Big Eddy rapids last week. He provides action photos for customers of Sun Country Tours, the primary rafting guide service on this part of the river. Scottie is a pro and his photos prove it - high speed telephoto digitals and lots of practice. He "snapped a photo" of us and sent it along with the sequence above. You can reach him through Sun Country. Click here to see my photos of Big Eddy rafting and make your own comparison. --Bob Speik
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Sun Country Tours
Deschutes river hiking: Photos and News
Events in Bend, OR
Pole Pedal Paddle 2004 race photo essay
Pole Pedal Paddle 2004 results by age group
Pole Pedal Paddle 2003 race results
About Alpine Mountaineering:
Interesting essays reviewed 02.11.04
The Sport of Alpine Mountaineering
Following the Leader
The Mountaineers' Rope
The Ten Essentials
Emergency and Incident Report Form Copy and print this form. Carry two copies with your Essentials
Participant and Group First Aid Kit Print this form. Make up your own first aid essentials (kits)
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WARNING - *DISCLAIMER* 10.01.03
• Alpine Mountaineering: This is the central interest of TraditionalMountaineering.
This tradition-based sport includes: on and off trail hiking, scrambling, light weight wilderness
Leave-No-Trace camping and bivouacking, as well as technical travel and mountaineering on snow, rock and ice,
glacier travel, technical rock climbing and summitting peaks.
• Related Activities: Alpine Mountaineering is an aerobic sport. It includes jogging, running, hiking the hills, backpacking, climbing, mountain biking, back country skiing, snowshoeing, telemark skiing and similar sports all acting together to improve aerobic capacity, strength, balance and athleticism.