Pic of me almost drowning!!!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Nifty-Chicken, Jun 1, 2011.

  1. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member 11 Years

    Two weeks ago I went white water rafting with some buddies on the North Fork of the American River.

    Water was SUPER FREEZING cold and the rapids were a "class 4+++"! Here is a pic of me getting nailed in the face (left of the pic):


    ... and the river swallowing us whole:


  2. tigerrrrrrrlilly

    tigerrrrrrrlilly Songster

    Mar 27, 2010
    San Diego, CA
    Looks like you had a blast (in more ways than one!) [​IMG] How fun!
  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Wow, Rob...
    Dont be doing that stuff! Were you totally under??
    As much as i irk you all..please know that i do care.
    BE careful..jeesh!! [​IMG]
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Hee hee..look at your friends face sitting next to you... [​IMG]

  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member 8 Years

    May 11, 2010
    My most favorite job was working at WildWater in LongCreek, South Carolina. I sold T-shirts and such, and checked in our guests for the day. I had to lock away keys and other personal items, and I always joked about getting the car if the owner didn't come back from the trip.
  6. Delta2 23

    Delta2 23 Flock Master

    Sep 4, 2008
    Looks like a blast to me. I've always wanted to get out there and do something adventurous, but recently, more than ever, I have been stuck to my computer screen working [​IMG]
  7. Chic-n-farmer

    Chic-n-farmer Showers of Blessings


  8. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    [​IMG] WOW! I would love to go on that trip but not in freezing waters!
  9. HHandbasket

    HHandbasket The Chickeneer

    Boy, and lemme tell ya... it can be the middle of August and 105 degrees outside, and the water in the American River is STILL going to feel like ice.

  10. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    I've done that river severals times and it is always a blast. Next up? Kings River baby!!!!! DO IT!!!

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