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Yesterday in Sparkleberry swamp.

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I must have missed the invite.

I thought you were recuperating. It was a group I sail with at the club. Decided Sunday after sailing together to go to Sparkleberry on Monday as they had never been.

I’ve been recovering for months but was messing with you. Scheduled to paddle Thursday so we’ll see. I seriously doubt
my endurance.





Out for an afternoon paddle. River is shallow and had to horse my way back upstream through some quicksand like sandbars

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Lake Konstanz


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I often compare larger lakes to our lake here in North Idaho:
Lake Konstanz: elevation 1296 ft, area 209 sq. mi., max depth 824 ft.
Lake Pend Oreille: elevation 2060 ft, area 148 sq. mi., max depth 1152 ft.

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Nice. Reminds me of the all-too-brief time I spent working in Eschenz.

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Reminds me of Lake Tahoe: similar surface area, windy, deep and cold clear water, spectacular horizon of snowcapped peaks with similar geology of Jurassic metamorphics. (though LT is twice as deep and 5 times higher elevation.)

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A lot like Tahoe, agree

The conditions can change so fast!

Cossatot

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Spooky

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I was going to say chilly.

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When I took that photo there was a heavy overcast on a chilly drizzly late afternoon after a day of flyfishing.

It was sunnier this day.

And yesterday crossing the river,

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