Below is a list of suggested personal gear for the
Epic Dam River Challenge
*Kayak (canoes are acceptable but not recommended) * Pop-up Tent * Sleeping Bag * Bed Roll * Pillow * Water Shoe/Sandal * Life Vest * Beach Towel * Sunscreen (SPF 50 or higher, waterproof) * Sunglasses (w/ floating strap) * Waterproof Well-Ventilated Sunhat * Portable Chair * *Dry Box or bag * Waterproof flashlight * Sun Safe Clothing *
Inflatable rafts are NOT acceptable
Walmart and Kmart both have good selections of affordable kayaks.
"Sit on" kayaks are recommended. Craig's list is also a good source for used kayaks.
*Required gear is noted*
If you are a veteran, we may be able to provide some gear.
Email VetsEDRC@gmail.com for more information.
We request participants bring as little gear as possible.
Kayak, tent, sleeping bag, life vest, along with personal items to fit in a small backpack should suffice.
Meals, water, and snacks will be provided. Transportation for gear to campsites will be provided, and made available at campgrounds. No need to pack and bring your house. Both campgrounds are within walking distance of civilization and stores. Food provided is standard American pre-packaged processed diet. If you require special dietary considerations, you may want to make your own arrangements. The only personal items necessary on the water will be drinking water, sunscreen, and snacks.
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Popup Beach Tent Portable Foldable Outdoor Hiking Travel Camping Shelter