Monthly Archives: September 2011


Moosefest 2011

Paddlers: Mike Mckay, Phillip Kompass & Eric Clement The highly decorated work of American Whitewater can find its roots in upstate New York, namely in the fight to save the Moose River. In the early 80’s a band of dirt bag paddlers (Chris Koll, Pete Skinner and others) bonded together on a common issue: the… Read More

New York State Creekin’

By: Mike McKay This past weekend OPS paddlers Philip Kompass & myself headed down to New York State to take advantage of releases on the Taylorvier, ille, Mosand Eagle sections of the Beaver River and releases on the Raquette River. Traditionally this weekend is jammed packed with fun, friends, great camping and a lot of… Read More