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1998
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January/February 1998

Topics

  • What is the NPFF?
  • A Star is Born: A Short History of the Film Festival

  • $25,850 for River Conservation...Where Did It Go?

  • A Lucky Club Can Win a New Perception Arc Kayak!

  • Whats Up with Russel Fork Flows?
March/April 1998

Topics

  • Pictorial look at the BWA Clinic
  • In Defense of: Pick Your Boat!

  • Film Festival Winners

  • A Look to the Future of the Film Festival

  • How about a Paddling School Vacation?
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May/June 1998

Topics

  • Where BWA Members Go for Summer River Fun
  • BWA Ssummer Paddling Stories

  • A Look at the Spring Clinic

  • Cleaning Up the Red River: A Photo Essay

July/August 1998

Topics

  • Your Only Reality is Your Next Move!
  • Me, My Whimpy, and a Plastic Grumman

  • A Treatise on Death

  • El Niño

September/October 1998

Topics

  • Russell Fork: A River at a Turning Point??
  • What! No Boat Raffle?

  • Incident on the Gauley

  • Russell Fork Issues Update

  • A View from the Trenches


November/December 1998

Topics

  • A Stronger Than Ever Year!
  • Save Black Mountain!

  • Corkscrewed on Section IV

  • 30th Anniversary of the National Wild & Scenic Act

  • Russell Fork Festival Recounting

  • Chain Saws on the River?


1999
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January/February 1999

Topics

  • Film Festival News
  • Paddling in the Kentucky Area

  • Ecuador: Jewel of the Andes

  • BWA Safety News

  • Playdini......Stories of a Rodeo Legend -Part 1

March/April 1999

Topics

  • 1999 National Paddling Film Festival Wrap-up
  • Gold Mining Threatens Jatanyacu/Napo Rivers in Ecuador

  • Back-paddling thru the Pages of the Bowlines....

  • A Quest for Adventure, or White Mice and a Blue Spider!
May/June 1999

Topics

  • Last of the Big T Last of the Big Tire Drives!
    (The Story of a River Cowboy and His River)
  • Report On: Icicle Creek

  • Whitewater Videos Aren’t What They Used to Be!

  • Whitewater Passion!

  • The BWA Speaks Out: Editorials

July/August 1999

Topics

  • River News & Views, the Elkhorn and the Obed
  • National Paddling Film Festival 2000 Update!

  • Playdini! The Pudhomme. (Part 2)

  • Thanks to the Old Guys

  • Dammed If We Do........Piped If We Don’t!

September/October 1999

Topics

  • Who Owns the River in Kentucky?
  • Russell Fork Downriver Race Results

  • An American in Barry’s Bay

  • BWA River Conservation News

  • A Photo Essay of the Phestival Weekend

  • Island Creek Strainer News

November/December 1999

Topics

  • Eight Days on the Missinabi
  • More Back-Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines

  • Ich Bin Der Beste!

  • Spiraling into the 1999 Rusell Fork Festival

  • I Know a River


2000
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January/February 2000

Topics

  • Cornish Hens and Cave Mud
  • The BWA Clinic: Confessions of a First Time Paddler

  • NPFF 2000 Sneak Preview!

  • AW Acres: The Elkhorn Saga

  • BWA Spring Clinic 2000 News & Application


March/April 2000

Topics

  • Life at Eight Degress North Latitude Is Pretty Good!
  • The Upper Middle Fork: A Secret River in the Sky

  • ACA Acts to Prevent Streamgage Losses

  • Big South Fork in the Road: A Need for Your Opinion

  • Wartburg, Tennessee.... More Than Just Another Town

  • NPFF 2000 Another Good Festival!

May/June 2000

Topics

  • BWA Spring Clinic is Biggest Yet!
  • The Red River 2000 Clean-up

  • Remembering Two Beloved BWA Paddlers

  • Back-Paddling thru the Pages of the Bowlines: The First Clinic

  • Recollections of a Proud Pappa

  • Comments on the Big South Fork
  • Management Plan

July/August 2000

Topics

  • Elkhorn Creek Clean-up 2000
  • Help Preserve the Red River Gorge Trails

  • A Paddler’s First Descent of the Ocoee

  • Excuse Me: River Etiquette

  • Back-Paddling thru the Pages of the Bowlines:
    The Russell Fork: A Different Kind of River Festival
September/October 2000

Topics

  • What I Did nn My Summer Break:
    • A Confidence-Inspiring Class

    • Sweet West Virginia Fruit

    • Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History

    • Ocoee Starts with OC!
  • How I Spent Gauley Fest Weekend

  • Annual BWA Reunion

  • Gauley Fest 2000

November/December 2000

Topics

  • Yukon Adventure 2000
  • Trip Report: MKC, August 2000

  • The Way of a Canoe

  • Annual BWA Party & Reunion

  • Roll Sessions: Something for Everyone

  • Update on BSF Development Plans

  • Tree Planting BWA Style

  • Chili Cookoff


2001
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January/February 2001

Topics

  • Adventures in Ice Water Paddling
  • Tennessee Paddle 2001 Festival

  • National Paddling Film Festival

  • Crooked Fork

  • Gilbert Creek
  • Mark Your Calendar

March/April 2001

Topics

  • Paddling Across the Border
  • New Elkhorn Gauge

  • A Million Year Old Beauty

  • How Strong is the River?

  • Bessie Haley Hyde (1905-?)

  • NPFF Highlights

  • Playing with the Otter

  • Elkhorn Creek Cleanup

May/June 2001

Topics

  • Deflowering the Tallulah
  • Webster Springs Wildwater Weekend

  • Picture Perfect (well, almost)

  • How to Make Your Roll Bombproof

  • Ticks and How to Get Rid of Them

  • Why I Love the Ocoee (but don’t go there much any more)
July/August 2001

Topics

  • French Doors and Shriveled Carrots
  • Dear Whitey Waters

  • The “Gracious” Take-Out

  • Free the Ocoee

  • Safety Lines

  • Kayak Roller Derby


September/October 2001

Topics

  • When Did I Get Good Enough...
  • Wilderness First Aid Course

  • Whitey Waters

  • Why You Should Never Carry a Spare Set of Keys

  • Backpaddling through the Bowlines for BWA’s 25th Reunion

  • Camaraderie Rains on the BWA Women’s Trip

  • Wilderness First Aid Course Application

November/December 2001

Topics

  • Russell Fork Rendezvous Report
  • Conservation Updates

  • Words of Wisdom to Avoid

  • All I Want for Christmas Is...the Ocoee?

  • Shoulder Strengthening Exercises

  • Why My Girlfriend Is Better Than My Kayak

  • The Legend of Skookumchuck


2002
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January/February 2002

Topics

  • A Star Is Born
  • Harper’s Ferry Protected!

  • How a Roar Turned into a Loud Noise on the Tin Roof

  • Water Hits the Bluegrass--Finally!

  • Carnage on Boone Creek

  • 2002 BWA Spring Beginner’s Clinic

March/April 2002

Topics

  • Below the Rim
  • Picture This...

  • Officials Concerned Pipeline Will Hurt Hawk’s Nest

  • Fun and Films: An NPFF Trip Report

  • Little South Fork

  • Over the Rocky Top in Tennessee

  • You Survived the Clinic. Now What?
May/June 2002

Topics

  • The Epic on Red River
  • Lightning

  • Anatomy of a Flip

  • Summer Paddling

  • BWA Clinic 2002

  • Leave No Trace

July/August 2002

Topics

  • All Good Things Must Come to an End
  • Oh My God! It’s Canada: Pictures and a Trip Report

  • Do You Have a Good Picture for BWA Calender
  • ?
  • Midwest Freestyle Symposium

  • BWA Annual Gathering/Reunion


September/October 2002

Topics

  • NPFF - Gauley Fest Report
  • Recipe for the Russell Fork

  • Girrrrl Power

  • Deep in the Mountains of Eastern Kentucky

  • BWA “Super” Team

November/December 2002

Topics

  • Secret Handshake
  • Sweets Falls Rescue

  • Winter Paddling on the Meadow

  • NPFF Update: Big Changes!

  • Take Me to the River



2003
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January/February 2003

Topics

  • National Paddling Film Festival 2003
  • Into the TSANGPO GORGE

  • William Nealy Award: The Story Behind It

  • Glade Creek WV

  • BSF Two Step

  • Opinions on the Proposed Daniel Boone Forest Plan

  • BWA Annual Gathering/Reunion

  • Spring Clinic Info
March/April 2003

Topics

  • The BWA Clinic......Fun, Learning, and Boating on a Wild & Beautiful River!
  • Newbies

  • Our Backyard Jewel, In Need of a Little Polish: The Upper Red

  • New Look BWA Web Site

  • NPFF Winners

  • NPFF Photo Essay

  • American Whitewater to Purchase Green River Access
May/June 2003

Topics

  • Clinic 03
  • Wilderness First Aid

  • BSF Under Cut Rock

  • Daddy’s Creek

  • Natural Progression of a Boater

July/August 2003

Topics

  • Sinks of the Little River
  • Kayaking Widow

  • Elkhorn Acres

  • Desolation Canyon

  • Firth

September/October 2003

Topics

  • Overnighter in the New River Gorge
  • Annual Women's Trip

  • Can you Organize Spontaneous Happenings?

  • Pin at Initiation on Upper Gauley

  • Annual Dues / Checkless ?

November/December 2003

Topics

  • Tripping the Northern Fandango
  • Dory Story

  • Russell Fork Gorge Trip Report



2004
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January/February 2004

Topics

  • Sundance of the Bluegrass
  • Corran Addison Kayaker

  • NPFF Proceeds from BWA Volunteering over 20 years

  • BWA Spring Clinic Annoucement
March/April 2004

Topics

  • The Best River Guide Book Ever!
  • NPFF 2004 Winners

  • Get Packing for that Big Trip!! ......What’s a Groover?

  • Spring Clinic

  • National Rivers Cleanup

May/June 2004

Topics

  • 2004 BWA Spring Clinic
  • River Safety and You

  • Birth of a Boater

  • 2004 Ocoee Schedule

  • Stacy King Remembered
July/August 2004

Topics

  • A Pie Fight in 1986 Keeps Bringing Us Together

  • BWA Friend Kent Ford at Olympic
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  • Russell Fork Rondevous

  • Who Owns the Rivers In Kentucky?

  • Dallas Hargis’s Foot

  • Desolation and Gray Canyon 2004

  • Swift Water Rescue

September/October 2004

Topics

  • East Fork of Obey
  • New River/Lower Keeney Accident

  • Colorado River DREIS

  • Russell Fork Rendevous

  • AWarm Gauley Festival

  • Crab Orchard

  • Special for Bowlines: Kent Ford at the Olympics

November/December 2004

Topics

  • Planning That Summer Paddling Trip
  • A Different Type of Hamburger Stand

  • Hypothermia

  • Yeah, I’m a Kayaker

  • Kyle’s First Run on the Big South Fork


2005
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January/February 2005

Topics

  • Up-date from Film Festival Coordinator: Dave Margavage
  • At this NPFF!

  • Bubba: “There is a Place for Everyone”

  • BWA Roll Sessions: A Short History

  • Thoughts on Survival Gear

  • Playdini I-II Stories of a Rodeo Legend
March/April 2005

Topics

  • Emory Canyon: An Often Forgotten Stream
  • Two River Clean-ups in Central Kentucky

  • Another First Descent for the NPFF!

  • 2005 National Paddling Film Festival Winners

  • Wilderness First Aid & Advanced Swiftwater
  • Rescue Courses

  • Important Whitewater News

  • Backpaddling the Pages of Bowlines:
    BWA Member Scores First Descent in New Zealand!
May/June 2005

Topics

  • Planning a Western Trip
  • Near Drowning on Pudre - Middle Narrows

  • Petawawa Wilderness Trip

  • Algonquin & Petawawa Canoe Camping

  • Red River Clean-up

  • Rescue & First Aid Instruction Information
July/August 2005

Topics

  • May You Live in Interesting Times!
  • It’s Gauley Festival Time

  • Russell Fork: Don’t Miss a Classic! Releases Start October First

  • Dutch Oven Cooking from Alaska
September/October 2005

Topics

  • A Whitewater Park, Could It Happen Here?
  • It’s Important to Remember How You Began!

  • Not All Helmets Are Created Equal

  • Big River, Big Group, Big Rraft, Big Fun!

  • Annual Reunion Party
November/December 2005

Topics

  • Kentucky Paddling: Pitman Creek
  • New Grand Canyon Colorado River Permit Proposals

  • Changes in the 2006 NPFF

  • BWA Winter Roll Session Info


2006
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January/February 2006

Topics

  • Whitewater Disneyland in Oregon
  • Fear & Loathing: Colorado Whitewater

  • My Favorite River

  • Elkhorn Acres: Managing to Preserve

  • Wow! Look at What is in Store for You at the NPFF This Year!
March/April 2006

Topics

  • The BWA Clinic, Something to Be Proud Of!
  • Cheoah River, Long-Dormant Flows Again

  • Cheoah River Map

  • Dan’s Rock..........The Story

  • 2006 Release Schedule for Ocoee River

  • NPFF 2006 Report

  • Madawaska Kanu Camp: A Working Vacation

  • Paddling Lore Puzzle

  • Our Backyard Jewel, In Need of a Little Polish: The Upper Red

  • Red River Clean-up. Be There!
May/June 2006

Topics

  • The Red River, A Great Getaway!
  • The Red River Clean-up 2006

  • Back Paddling Bowlines: Early Trip Reports

  • The 2006 Clinic, Some Views

  • BWA 30th Anniversary News
July/August 2006

Topics

  • Adventures on the Yampa
  • 30 Simple Ways to Be Good

  • Special 30th Anniversary News
30th Anniversary Issue

Topics

  • Prehistoric Times
  • Back in the Good Old Days

  • Happy Birthday BWA--many more!

  • Thanks for the Memories

  • Where Are They Now?

  • Bravado.....and Age

  • The BWA and Food

  • Thirty Years of BWA Fun-damentalism

  • Some Snips of BWA History....

  • My First BWA River Trip

  • It Was the Tribe That Kept Me Sane

  • BWA’s Most Colorful Character of All Time

  • A River Runs Through It, No SH**

  • This I Have Learned

  • Class…Class…Class…SHUT UP! And Thank You!

  • Reflections….

  • 30th Reunion News

  • And Much, Much, More!
September/October 2006

Topics

  • This is MY River
  • Conservation Corner

  • All in Good Taste??

  • Throw Ropes

  • Lucky Me!
November/December 2006

Topics

  • Grimes Girls at Play
  • Wintertime Tips for Energy Efficiency

  • Random Ramblings of a River Runner

  • BWA Celebrates 30 Years

  • Shameless Commerce



2007
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January/February 2007

Topics

  • National Paddling Film Festival: Feb. 23-24
  • Simple Ways to Conserve Water

  • Lord of the Forks Whitewater Race

  • Riding the Dragon’s Back
March/April 2007

Topics

  • A “Little” Fun
  • River Clean Up News

  • You Loved Them at the Party...

  • The Final First Descent of Sugar Creek

  • NPFF Wrap-Up
May/June 2007

Topics

  • Teamwork and the Power of One
  • Final Thoughts from the Podium

  • The Remarkable Canoe

  • 2007 River Release Schedule
Fall/Winter 2007

Topics

  • New Whitewater Park in Maryland
  • President’s Eddy

  • Get Your Roll On

  • Hypothermia

  • Cold Water Fatalities: Overview of Physiological Responses

  • To Be or Not to Be

  • Thoughts on Survival Gear

  • Western Trip on the Green River: Gates of Ladore/West Water

  • Marge “Rivermom” Cline Remembered

  • Thanks for the Memories

  • BWA Original: Bob Bryan Remembered 1954-2007

  • 25th NPFF Announcement



2008
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January/February 2008

Topics

  • Paddling Film Festival Reaches It’s 25th Event
  • Bowlines Was There!

  • The Best in Paddlesport Film & Image Competition
  • My Two Shortest Kayak Trips

  • Info on Winter Roll Sessions, the NPFF, and the Spring Beginners Clinic
March/April 2008

Topics

  • "Quality" Boating
  • Streams to Paddle This Summer

  • Yet Another Tire Round-up with the River-Cowboy

  • President’s Eddy

  • NPFF 2008 Winners
May/June 2008

Topics

  • BWA Spring Cleaning
  • More Elkhorn Spring Cleaning Photos

  • More Red River Spring Cleaning Photos

  • Whitewater Paradise and a Festival Too!

  • Clinic Moments

  • Roll Advice

  • Summer Roll Sessions
July/August 2008

Topics

  • BWA Swift Water Rescue Class
  • What is the Most Important Aspect of Whitewater Safety?

  • River Rescue & Safety in the BWA

  • Know the Throw rope...Paddler's Lifeline

  • The Safety Code of American Whitewater
    Responsibility

  • The Novice

  • All Tied Up?

  • Treating Shoulder Dislocations for the Whitewater Enthusiast

  • Coming Programs for BWA Meetings/Looking Ahead
September/October 2008

Topics

  • Winter Paddling .... Extreme Activity
  • Upcoming Programs for Meetings

  • The Cheoah, Reincarnation

  • Whitewater at the 2008 Olympics

  • Kent Ford Inducted into Hall of Fame

  • BWA Annual Fall Party & Russell Fork Redezvous
November/December 2008

Topics

  • BWA Member Receives Kentucky Admiral Award
  • Why a Kentucky Admiral? Does Kentucky Have That Much Water?

  • Wilderness First Aid

  • Lord of the Fork Race Results

  • Winter Roll Sessions & Clinic Info

  • National Paddling Film Festival Announcement



2009
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January/February 2009

Topics

  • Rafting the Grand Canyon (At Least Half of It)
  • Interested in a Trip on the Colorado River?

  • Grand Canyon Permit Management Plan Summary

  • Upper Russell Fork, Good Fun at Low Water

  • BWA Annual Fall Reunion Party 2008

  • Good Advice for Paddling After The Ice Storm of 2009

  • Winter Roll Sessions & Clinic Info

  • Todd Garland Recognized by American Whitewater

  • National Paddling Film Festival News

March/April 2009

Topics

  • Team River Runner
  • Brothers of the Bashkaus: A True Whitewater Adventure

  • Elkhorn Council Update

  • American Whitewater’s River Access Area Management Guidelines

  • Off the Cuff

  • Allen Kirkwood Recognized by American Whitewater

  • National Paddling Film Festival News

  • It’s Time for the Red River Clean-up (Almost)

May/June 2009

Topics

  • BWA Reps Meet With COE on Russell Fork Releases
  • NOC to Open Store in Gatlinburg

  • River Rescue: A Book Review

  • Why aC-Boat for Me?

  • In Defense of the C-1

  • Elkhorn Dam Removal

  • Kayak Accessory Rack

  • Off the Cuff
July/August 2009

Topics

  • BWA Russell Fork Primer
  • Fist Strikes Again

  • BWA Featured in AW Journal

  • Off the Cuff: The Importance of BWA Membership

  • A Dispute: Best Paddling Vehicle

  • Upper Yough Race Report

  • Swift Water Rescue 2009 Photos
September/October 2009

Topics

  • Boating in Unicoi & Carter Counties, Tn.
  • BWA Bonehead Helmet of Shame

  • Off the Cuff: Bridge Day Plus Gauley, Boat Angle, Russell Fork & Elkhorn City Delivers Again!

  • Team River Runner on the Nanty

  • Rules of Boating

  • BWA Does the Gauley “By Raft”

  • View from the Seat of Power

  • BWA Annual Reunion & Winter Roll Sessions Info

November/December 2009

Topics

  • Nepal-1985
  • Bald River

  • BWA Annual Reunion Party

  • Russell Fork Race Results

  • National Shalom Champions at the National Whitewater Center

  • Call of the River

  • BWA News & Winter Roll Sessions Info


2010
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January/February 2010

Topics

  • Where Toucans Dare: A 1984 Expedition to the Jataté
  • 50 Year Old Boater & Loving It!

  • How It Starts

  • 27th NPFF Coming Up

  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering

  • Where Did the Hole Come From?

  • BWA Clinic News & Winter Roll Sessions Info

March/April 2010

Topics

  • Where Toucans Dare: A 1984 Expedition to the Jataté, Part II
  • Kayak Storage, the Kayak Cradle

  • E. J.’s Experience at the NPFF

  • 2010 NPFF Results

  • The “Not Connected with the NPFF” Elkhorn Race
  • The NPFF Goes Big with Tyler Brandt

  • NPFF 2010 Photo Essay

  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering

  • Water Watch Training

  • Spring Beginners Canoe & Kayak Paddling Clinic

  • Annual Red River Clean-up
May/June 2010

Topics

  • Why Canoe?
  • Looking Ahead

  • Lamenting a Paradigm Shift

  • Be Prepared!

  • Y C-1

  • Maybe Canoes Have Feelings Too!

  • Why We Canoe

  • Why a Canoe - Well, Why Not?

  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering

  • Clinic 2010 Photo Essay
July/August 2010

Topics

  • Stimulated but Scared?
  • Backpaddling thru the Pages of Bowlines

  • What Was Your Worst Swim?

  • Inner-tuber Loses Life on Upper Gauley

  • Corkscrewed on Section 4

  • Boating the Dark Side

  • Mexican Odyssey Part
  • I
  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering

  • From the President’s Eddy

  • Treatise on Death
September/October 2010

Topics

  • 2010 Gauley Season Revisted
  • Russell Fork River Festival 2010 First Report
  • Team River Runner Goes to the Nanty
  • TRR at the All-American Whiewater Festival
  • Making Canoe Paddles
  • Trip report: The Ottawa Kayak School
  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering
November/December 2010

Topics

  • Russell Fork 2010 Badlin
  • The Russell Fork & the Lord of the Forks Race
  • Our Stikine Connection
  • Before Sunrise....Stikine in a Day!
  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Winter Roll Sessions Info


2011
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January/February 2011

Topics

  • 2010 Grand Canyon Adventure: Our Hillbilly Heaven
  • Martins Fork... Harlan Kentucky
  • NPFF 2011... A Big Weekend for You!

  • Famous Paddler/Film Maker Doug Ammons to Host NPFF

  • Wildwater: Film Synopsis

  • Off the Cuff: Comments from the Forum Worth Remembering

  • Eddylines of Interest

  • Winter Roll Sessions Info

March/April 2011

Topics

  • Confessions of a Duckist
  • Annual Red River Clean-up Info
  • Never Giveup Your Whitewater Dream
  • It’s Rock Creek ....But Which One?
  • Doug Ammons Hosts “Wildly Successful” 2011 NPFF
  • Photos from 2011 NPFF
  • Photos from the “Not Associated with the NPFF Race”
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest:
    Paddling community has lost yet another treasure.
    Minutes from BWA Meetings
  • BWA Spring Beginners Clinic Infomation
May/June 2011

Topics

  • A Grand Journey into the Big Ditch
  • Photos from BWA 2011 Spring Clinic
  • 2011 Week of Rivers Journey: Part-time River Gypsies
  • Argentine & Bolivian Whitewater
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest:
    • Message from our President.
    • Minutes from BWA Meetings
    • Summer Party Announcement
    • BWA Summer Roll Sessions Info
July/August 2011

Topics

  • Remembering the Past, Part One
  • BWA Elkhorn Clean-up
  • Hot Time at the BWA Summer Party!
  • Glenn’s South American Update II: Peru & Tours
  • Glenn’s South American Update III: Ecuador, Nicaragua & Columbia
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest:
    • Minutes from BWA Meetings
  • BWA Roll Sessions Info Update
September/October 2011

Topics

  • Camp Iron Ring, A Night on the Upper Gauley
  • Steep Creeking, Women’s Paddling Weekend & The Saga of “BUFFALO BOB"
  • Palmer’s Birthday on the Green
  • Big Creek
  • Wild & Wonderful Women’s Weekend
  • Wild Women Weekend
  • Karnali Extraction
  • A Last Ride With “Money”
  • Bear Creek at the Big South Fork
  • 19th Annual Upper Gauley Race / Russell Fork Badlun - 2011 Results
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest: Minutes from BWA Meetings
  • Kentucky Navigability Report
  • BWA Annual Fall Rendezvous Party
November/December 2011

Topics

  • Back at the Talulah Gorge
  • Mission Unaccomplished!
  • Team River Runner Happenings
  • American Whitewater’s River Access Area Management Guidelines
  • The 2011 Lord of the Fork Race
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • End Of The Year Words From Our President:
  • NPFF 2012 Coming Soon!


2012
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January/February 2012

Topics

  • Sweet As... A little piece of my trip to New Zealand
  • Don’t Miss It! NPFF 2012
  • Team River Runner Happenings in 2012
  • Back-paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest

March/April 2012

Topics

  • Island Creek... Enticing Jewel of the Emory-Obed
  • Backpaddling Thru the Pages Of Bowlines: Maine Trips 1978
  • Feeling Welcome on the Guest River
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • NPFF 2012 News
  • Red River Clean-up & Clinic News
May/June 2012

Topics

  • Kismet... the Week of Rivers 2012 (Part l & ll)
  • Red River 2012 Cleanup
  • Backpadding Thru the Pages Of Bowlines: Red River Big Tire Drive 1999
  • Clinic 2012
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest
July/August 2012

Topics

  • Sometimes It’s Not Meant To Be...
  • A Different View of the River
  • Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness...and a runnable waterfall (Slickrock Creek)
  • Tragedy on Chattooga
  • Events You May Want to Know About
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest
September/October 2012

Topics

  • Jeff West: A BWA Friend Has Been Lost
  • News Reports, Blogs & Tributes
  • Before Sunrise... Stikine in a Day
  • Our Stikine Connection
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • BWA Fall Club Reunion Party
November/December 2012

Topics

  • Congo, the Grang Inga Project
  • Remembering Dave Weiland
  • Ode to Dad: Paddling Section IV With His Son
  • 2012 Lord of the Fork Race Results
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest


2013
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January/February 2013

Topics

  • Coming: The 30th NPFF!
  • Lost, A lifetime Member of the BWA
  • Whitewater Parks Articles
  • Off the Cuff: Discussion of a Whitewater Park In Kentucky
  • Eddylines of Interest
March/April 2013

Topics

  • Like Sand Through the Hour Glass
  • NPFF Success Report & Photos
  • Off the Cuff
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • Clinic & Red River Clean-up News
May/June 2013

Topics

  • Gypsy Gold Majick: Week of Rivers Journey 2013
  • Whitewater Changed My Life
  • Boof For The Holdays: Ecuador Adventure
  • BWA Spring Clinic Photos
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • June Meeting at Elkhorn Acres News
  • Summer Roll Sessions Info
July/August 2013

Topics

  • BWA Summer of 2013... It was the Best of Times
  • BWA Summer of 2013... It was the Worst of Times
  • Now Where do we go from here?
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • September General Meeting at Elkhorn Acres News
September/October 2013

Topics

  • Passing It On... With A Twist
  • The Gauley Variance
  • Canoeist Completes 5,000 mile Canoe Trek
  • Something to Aspire to!
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
November/December 2013

Topics

  • A Rambling Essay: Paddling in the 70's and a Hobby Turned into a Business.
  • Dam Nation Gauley River 2013
  • 2013 Lord of the Fork Race Results
  • Photos of Club Meeting October 2013 at Roosters
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • NPFF 2014 News Update
  • Roll Sessions Info


2014
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January/February 2014

Topics

  • Message from the 2014 NPFF Director
  • NPFF 2014 Film Entries
  • NPFF 2014 Auction Preview
  • The Call of the Video
  • Photos from a January Weekend on the Benson
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • NPFF 2014 Guest Host: Fred Norquist
  • Roll Sessions & Clinic News
March/April 2014

Topics

  • Down & Up the Grand Canyon
  • BWA Spring Clinic
  • 2014 NPFF was Immensely Successful
  • NPFF Weekemd Photos
  • Special: Nine Pages of "Backpaddling thru the Pages of Bowlines"
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Swift Water Rescue Class June 7-8 2014
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • Red River Clean-Up
  • ALF or Ain't Louie Festival Trip Report
  • Roll Sessions
May/June 2014

Topics

  • Our Red River: Two Decades of Dedication
  • Wow! Another BWA Clinic!
  • Clinic Special: Sixteen Pages of "Backpaddling thru the Pages of Bowlines"
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • Remembering & Honoring the Life of Maryanne Reynolds-Drury
  • Summer Roll Sessions News
July/August 2014

Topics

  • Turn Off Those Damn Bongos & Go to Bed!
  • Annual "Dick" Bradfield Memorial Ocoee Race
  • Photos From the Pigeon
  • Riding the Gravy Train...The Savage
  • "Backpaddling thru the Pages of Bowlines" New Whitewater Park In Maryland
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
September/October 2014

Topics

  • Wild & Scenic for a Perfect Weekend!
  • "Backpaddling thru the Pages of Bowlines" The Best River Guide Book Ever!
  • BWA, The Early Days & Before
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
November/December 2014

Topics

  • Spirit Boating
  • Why The William Nealy Award is Important
  • Photo Essay of Clear Creek Paddle Trip
  • 2014 Lord of the Fork Race
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest


2015
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January/February 2015

Topics

  • BWA Hosts 2015 NPFF
  • Thoughts on the NPFF
  • 2015 NPFF Guest Host: Ben Marr
  • 2015 Film Entries
  • The Years of the Start-up of the NPFF 1983-84
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • Roll Sessions First Aid Class & Spring Clinic Info
March/April 2015

Topics

  • It's Clinic Time: Are you ready for the 36th BWA Clinic?
  • Back Paddling thru the pages of Bowlines: Some clinic humor & articles.
  • 2015 NPFF Highlights & Recap
  • William Nealy Award presented to BWA member at this year's NPFF
  • Not NPFF Race
  • Daisy - 6 Degrees of Separation From Boating.
  • Tellico/Bald River Falls
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Final Roll Sessions, Spring Clinic & Red River Cleanup
May/June 2015

Topics

  • Tired on the Red?
  • You've survived the BWA Beginner's Clinic. Now What?
  • Photos From the 2015 Clinic
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Summer Roll Sessions Tenative Dates
  • BWA Officer Elections
July/August 2015

Topics

  • 2015 BWA/Viking Summer Party: New Faces, New Traditionsof.
  • This years Annual "Dick" Bradfield Memorial Ocoee Race
  • A Wedding in the BWA
  • Moonlight Paddle
  • The Beginners Ain't 'Ginners No Mo!
  • Back-Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines...
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • BWA Help Needed at this Years Gauley Festival
September/October 2015

Topics

  • Upper Gauley River.... Then and Now. The Gauley, the Festival, and the BWA....
  • How they came together at an important time for paddling
  • Gauley 2015 Scenes
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • 20th Anniversary of the Russell Fork Rendezvous October 23rd and 24th BE There!
November/December 2015

Topics

  • The Road to the Russell Fork Rendezvous 2015
  • Winter Boating Thru The Years
  • The Town Fork Of The Elkhorn
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest


2016
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January/February 2016

Topics

  • This issue's BWA legendary member: Brent Austin
  • Russell Fork Fun
  • BWA: The World is our Oyster
  • Costa Rica Paddling in the Not So Dry Season
  • Meaning
  • Back Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines
  • Friends and the River
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • NPFF 2016
March/April 2016

Topics

  • This issue's BWA legendary member: Mike Weeks
  • Ocoee - - First Impressions
  • Blue Moon of Kentucky Keep on Shining
  • Back Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines: Buzzing Down Bee Creek
  • National Paddling Film Festival 2016 Winners
  • The National Paddling Film Festival 2016 Photos
  • The Not NPFF 2016 Race Photos & Winners
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
May/June 2016

Topics

  • Wow, What a Great Clinic!
  • New Lifetime BWA Members Honored
  • Another BWA Wedding
  • This Issue's BWA Legendary Member: Sam Moore
  • Yangtze River Report
  • Back Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines: Buzzing Down Bee Creek
  • Off the Cuff: Comments From the Forum Worth Remembering
  • Eddylines of Interest
  • Award Winning Newsletter of The Bluegrass Wildwater Association since 1976. May/June 2016
July/August 2016

Topics

  • The Beauty of the Unspoken Word Between Boaters
  • This issue's BWA legendary member: John "Chief" Kulka
  • Cowboy Coffee and Other Reasons The Open Boat Reigns Supreme
  • Back Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines: Bowlines First Issue, BWA Decennial Anniversaries,
  • The BWA, Reflection and Conjecture, The BWA 1976 - 1981
  • Off The Cuff
  • The Old BWA Guys can still Win!
  • Eddy Lines of Interest
September/October 2016

Topics

  • The Ocoee, Then & Now
  • Open letter of Thanks to the People of Polk County & the TVA
  • BWA Inducts Two New Lifetime Members
  • This Issue's Legendary BWA Member: Steve "Tubbo" Morgan
  • Back Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines: The Early Days of the Russell Fork Rendezvous
  • RUSSELL FORK RENDEZVOUS 1996: An Old Style River Festival
  • Off The Cuff
  • Eddy Lines of Interest
November/December 2016

Topics

  • The 2016 Russell Fork Rendezvous: Back to the Future!
  • A Special Thanks to All the Rendezvous Volunteers
  • Amazing Rendezvous! Largest Race to date!
  • Back Paddling thru the Pages of Bowlines:
  • Russell Fork Redezvous 1997, A Race & A Music Festival
    • The "Legendary Spirit" of the Bluegrass Wildwater Association
    • Happy Birthday BWA!,Think Snow, Our Association, The BWA 1976-1981, HappyBirthday at Ten Years Old.
  • Update on Elkhorn Acres Project
  • Off The Cuff
  • Eddy Lines of Interest


2017
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January/February 2017

Topics

  • The Invasion of the Boat Watchers. A Reality Comic
  • The National Paddling Film Festival 2017 "What you need to know!"
  • Two Cumberland Plateau Classics
  • Doing What You Love.... The life of an Outdoor Shop Owner
  • Out of the Darkness/ A rare river campfire type tale duel with words
  • Off The Cuff
  • Eddy Lines of Interest
March/April 2017

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