The Nahanni Trips
The highlight of the year for the Nahanni Camping and Fishing Club is always the mid- summer trip. Often we travel the western part of the US, although a few trips have been right here in good old New England. These trips started out modestly and have now become a fixture for us. The great stories from of these journeys are endless. To date these trips have included –
1994– Maine, Baxter State Park, nice but small lean-tos, Climbing Katadin on the Abol Trail, David W. Mike B. John W.
1995 – Maine, Baxter SP, Nesowadnehunk Field, Double Top Mountain, hot weather and a flying tent, great horseshoe game, David W. John W. Mike B. Rob W.
1996 – Maine Baxter SP, Newsowdnehunk Field, climbing Katadhin on the Hunt Trail, David W. John W. Mike B. Dave W.
1997 – Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Fern Lake, Big Thompson River, Pearl Lake, Steamboat Lake, North Park, Cache Lapoudre River. David W. John W.
1998 – Colorado, Cache LaPoudre River, Lake Agnes, David W. John W. Mike B.
1999 – Colorado, White River National Forest. Trappers Lake, Meeker Colorado, David W. John W. Mike B.
2000 – Colorado, Aspen, Roaring Fork River, Frying Pan River, David W. John W. Mike B. Dave W.
2001 – Maine – Baxter State Park, group climb of Katadin, Nesowadnehunk
Stream, drunk white tail deer, David W. John W. Mike B, Chris W. Mike W. Jim C.
2002 – Idaho, Sawtooth Mountains, Salmon River, Yankee Fork, Stanley, Big Wood River, Ketchem, David W. John W. Mike B. Chris W. Mike W. Jim C. and Sparky
2003 – Colorado, Aspen, Roaring Fork River, Frying Pan River, David W. John W. Mike B. Dave W.
2004 – Maine – West Branch, Penobscott River, Big Eddie’s campground, Ripogenus George, David W. John W. Dave W. Chris W. Mike B. George F. and something large that knocked over a tree in the middle of the night.
2005 – California, Trinity River, Redwood Forest, Pacific Ocean, David W. John W. Mike B. Chris W. WFH Weather.
2006 – Colorado, South Platte River, Eleven Mile Canyon, Wild Bill, Gunnison, Taylor River, Spring Creek Reservoir. David W. John W. Mike B. Chris W. Dave W. (the trout here like to eat strike indicators!)
2007 – Montana & Idaho, Bozeman, Galletin River, Yankee Creek, Yellowstone National Park, Old Faithful, Rock Creek. David W. John W. Chris W.
2008 – Montana & Idaho, Missoula, Rock Creek, Lolo Pass, Locksa River, Lewis and Clark Highway. David W. John W. Chris W. and a flat tire.
2009 – Idaho, Locksa River, Lowell Idaho, Selway River, Selway Falls. David W. John W. Dave W. Chris W.
2010 – Colorado, return to Eleven Mile Canyon, South Platte River, David W. John W. George “Altitude” Fountain
2011 – A close to home M.N.T. (Mini Nahanni Trip) to the Millers River and the Swift River in Massachusetts, David W. John W. and Chris W.