Cumberland Falls Via Houseboat

~1500cfsWhile at a bachelor party on Lake Cumberland, I snuck away on Sunday to run Cumberland Below the Falls with some of the Viking Canoe Club. This was after Jay failed to join me on Saturday for our originally planned run. (Sorry to Kevin on that front....

Cumberland River

Josh, Spalding, Eric, Matt and Ben ran Cumberland below the Falls on Saturday. The river level was 2000cfs. It was 60 degrees, but the water temperature was very cold. Center Rock was pretty washed out. Screaming Right, Stairsteps and Last Drop were very nice at this...

Cumberland River 7000cfs

On this Friday, Ben Ballard, his roomate Eric Thoben and their paddling buddy Matt Jarboe went down the Cumberland at 7000 cfs. Ben says he was a little nervous, but all went well.The river washes out at this level, and becomes wave-trains and sticky holes. Surfers is...