As if the Rio Grande's not already swollen. This weekend, hundreds of river-mad people will launch canoes, kayaks, and homemade floating devices as part of the Great Race.

Last weekend before the crowds surged, my friend and I did a bit of river reconnaissance just to, you know, ensure the scene was safe and all.

We put in at Alameda and "put out" (as I mistakenly referred to "taking out") at Central. The river's full and fast but the entire float still took about 3 hours.

IMG_5103

IMG_5108

IMG_5110

Feeling intrepid? Here's a map of our route:

Views: 716

Comment by chantal on June 5, 2008 at 9:58pm
Thank you, Tri Scott!

@ simpleton, did i catch a photo of you in the background here?
Comment by Robert and Laura on February 23, 2009 at 3:57pm
Steve, We looked at Cochiti put in. Looks fenced. More info please. Thanks!

Comment

You need to be a member of Duke City Fix to add comments!

Join Duke City Fix

Connect with Us!

Community Forum

Experienced, Courteous, Dependable Ride Service

Started by Michael R. Donohoe in Food & Drink yesterday.

Downtown Albuquerque

Started by Rita in Food & Drink on Thursday.

Redistricting Commission 1 Reply

Started by Maurreen Skowran in General Discussion. Last reply by Kitson Harvey Feb 4.

Latest Activity

Adelita liked The DitchRider's blog post The Sunday Poem: Adam Rubinstein
5 hours ago
Debby S liked Dee Cohen's blog post ABQ Pics: Casa de Ojos
5 hours ago
Profile IconDuke City Fix via Facebook
Thumbnail

The Sunday Poem: Adam Rubinstein

The Sunday Poem: Adam Rubinstein

dukecityfix.com

Greetings and Salutations! Being that…

See More
Facebook6 hours ago · Reply
The DitchRider's blog post was featured
6 hours ago

Regular Features

Anyone can blog on the Duke City Fix, but here are the folks who blog most often:

© 2016   Created by Duke City Fix.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service