Kayaking Indian Creek 1.0

Kayaking Indian Creek 1.0

The Salmon River and Indian Creek. That’s where it all started . March 2018, that’s the month I was invited to a pool session with Team River Runner (TRR). An hour or so later I was paddling a kayak in the pool. I was learning to kayak and I was hooked. I was seriously infatuated with the concept of kayaking and the possibilities. My first kayak run was Indian creek, then a few weeks later North East to the upper Salmon River near Stanley Idaho. Within 1 year I was able to kayak on 7 rivers or sections of rivers Read more »

Talking with Gizmo. Who else is there?

Talking with Gizmo. Who else is there?

Talking Gizmo. The conversation reduces the stresses of the day and with much humor. There have been many times when Gizmo and I just sit and have a conversation in our own way. It’s amusing to see him tilt his head at me as if to respond  while I talk to him, thinking he really understands me, in his own way that is. He definitely has a case of selective hearing. Don’t we all from time to time? When I say one of those specific words that he does understand, such as; “treat, food, breakfast and dinner” for example. His Read more »

Lucky Peak – a simple day trip

Lucky Peak – a simple day trip

Lucky Peak – Just a Short Drive Away. Lucky Peak State Park is the perfect place for swimming, picnicking, fishing, boating or biking. Sandy Point and Discovery is a 10 minute drive from Boise and Springs Shores Marina is 40 minutes away. I’ve been cooped up in my apartment for months now. Today I finally forced myself to get up to Lake or Reservoir for what it is by definition and whether I feel good or not It’s going to happen, well I made it and the effort paid off. I had known idea of what to expect at the Lake Read more »

About Me

About Me

In the beginning About me and Camping I started camping with my Dad when I was about five years old. Our first camping trip was backpacking in the High Sierras of Northern California, I haven’t stopped camping since. Of course through the years camping has evolved for me. From backpacking on foot to backpacking on a motorcycle, then motorhomes, campers and so on, you get the picture. My name is Kevin and I have Recently gone back to a Minimalist way of camping, a simpler way. I have combined my backpacking gear and my truck to create, well it’s nothing new, truck camping Read more »