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RIVIÉRE ROUGE, QUEBEC, CANADA. PART 4: THE SEVEN SISTERS and GROWING UP a photo exposé and short story from Rob Gravelle

DBPDecember 28, 20145 min read

THE SEVEN SISTERS     The riverbed of the Rouge steepens significantly as the Laurentian Mountains of Quebec drop into the…

DIRTBAGGIN’ FIBArk ~ Murica’s Oldest Whitewater Festival gets Wallaced, in a Good Way. by Sam Hood.

DBPJune 30, 2015

FIBArk, the official name of First In Boating on the Arkansas River, is the oldest whitewater festival in America. It’s…

FEBRUARY COVER PHOTO CONTEST FOR DBP MAGAZINE ONLINE photos and byDirtbag paddlers all over the world! Edited by “Chicago” Mike Toughill.

DBPFebruary 1, 2015

Dirtbagging is at it’s core an addiction to living LIFE to the full throttle fullest. When Winter closes in normal…

EVERY DOG IS TOPS. kind of a story by F. Wes Breitenbach

DBPFebruary 27, 2015

The following is was not intended to be a written work but a journal entry. It may have spelling or…

“A ROUGE DIRTBAG PADDLER’S LIFE” Looking back with Rob Gravelle

DBPJanuary 1, 2015

    “I would like to dedicate this article to the lost boys of the Rouge: Duncan “Sunny” Ferguson, my…


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