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Home › Forums › Off Piste › Packrafting › Ruckraft – minimalist packraft?
Hope you can swim well:
Ruckraft + wetsuit probably lighter than a regular packraft + paddle + PFD + drysuit.
And the Ruckraft kit is multi-use. You haven’t lived until you’ve slept in a wetsuit :0)
Probably not for serious rapids. But most packrafts aren’t, either.
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An idea whose time has not come :)
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