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Old 24 September 2012, 23:20   #1
Country: USA
Town: San Diego
Make: zodiac futura mk2
Length: 4m +
Engine: Nissan 40 plus
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lake powell adventure

My Futura is beat up and old. The transom and most of the floor seams have been reglued. I had to patch some leaks in my speed tubes and seal some floor edge before I went, but the Zodiac made the run all the way up to the San Juan Arm of Lake Powell and back to Page AZ in one piece. Sweet! This is why I bought my sib.

On top of that I foiled behind the inflatable! It was a little weird compared to riding with a wakeboard tower and a direct drive boat. However, it was sooo much fun watching the cliffs roll around when I inverted. I rode every day.

This boat has taken me some fantastic places, but I hit some nasty chop in the narrow channels with vertical walls and lots of traffic near the Marina. Made me think about a rib. I feel disloyal to my boat.
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Old 25 September 2012, 07:59   #2
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Town: California
Make: Avon 5.4m Searider
Length: 5m +
Engine: Yamaha 90
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It looks like that little guy has done everything you've asked him and more!

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Old 20 October 2012, 16:41   #3
Country: UK - England
Town: Poole
Boat name: Spearfisher
Make: Bombard
Length: 3m +
Engine: Outboard
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I've been to Lake Powell - all the way from the UK.

It is lovely!!!

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