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Peru, the Rio Marañon. Day 29, 10/27/15

On the morning of Oct. 27, 2015 (Day 29), we had hardly a quarter-mile to go to the take-out, on river right at K. 619. We had done 385 miles on the Rio Marañon. But the original itinerary had us finishing at … Continue reading

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Peru, the Rio Marañon. Days 19 – 20, 10/17 – 18/15

“Camps” #18 and #19 were the two nights spent at the Hotel Villa Madrid in Celendin, which is a thoroughly pleasant  town. On the Plaza were an ATM, a pharmacy and a cafe (“El Rincon del Gato”) that sold good coffee (coffee concentrate … Continue reading

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Peru, the Rio Marañon. Day 18, 10/16/15

Our last night’s camp, #17, was in a backwater on a mostly muddy beach, to the upstream side of the Rio Llanten. Late in the morning, we arrive at Samosierra Rapid, Class III-IV, at K. 320. Like some rapids upstream … Continue reading

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