Next Year - Alps Alternatives

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Next Year - Alps Alternatives

Postby Kav » Wed Jun 11, 2008 3:32 pm

Slovenia
Good for all Levels of Paddler

Here is a photoshop of the Slovenia map with photos attached.

http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/socarivermap.pdf

And here is is the guide to what is on each section. Really good, even just to refresh your memory.

http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/soca ... rnotes.pdf

Travel and Logistics -

http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/socatravelnotes.pdf

And Italy (Val Sesia) -
Steep Creeking, Pool Drop
ULs alternative to the Alps in 2008.

http://www.pesdapress.com/download/piemonte.pdf
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Re: Next Year - Alps Alternatives

Postby JK » Wed Jun 11, 2008 3:55 pm

I wouldn't go ruling out the Alps for next year just cos it was shit this time round.

And I'd say two weeks on one river would get boring.
Italy'd be cool.
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Re: Next Year - Alps Alternatives

Postby rlynch » Wed Jun 11, 2008 4:11 pm

They're just alternatives. If we'd been equipped with knowledge of alternative paddling destinations this time we might have had more time on rivers.
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Re: Next Year - Alps Alternatives

Postby Aran K » Sat Apr 26, 2014 1:14 pm

Bumping this.
These maps give a nice idea of whats on the Soca and some stuff in northern Italy (although this covers mostly G4/5 stuff). Definitely have a read!
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