River Tales, edited by Willamette Kayak and Canoe Club co-founder Rob Blickensderfer, is a collection of stories from actual experiences of kayakers, canoers, and rafters. The Tales include a wide variety of scenarios -- exciting, strange, funny, sad, weird, crazy, near drowning, unusual, and emotional. WKCC members may find themselves in one of these Tales!
The book includes 45 wonderful tales from 19 authors, most of them WKCC members.
The public can purchase River Tales for $20 from Amazon here. WKCC members can purchase the book for $15 at club meetings, or by sending a check for $18 (includes shipping cost) to Mark Murphy, 82811 Marlow Rd. Eugene, OR 97405.
All profits from sales of the book go to the Willamette Kayak and Canoe Club scholarship fund for whitewater safety training, river rescue, and wilderness first aid classes.