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AIRE BAKraft Expedition on Rough and Ready Creek

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A muddy bank below Porters chute and it was my chance to mount the BAKraft – that's 'BAK' as in Backcountry Airlight Kayak. The concept was developed in ...

Packraft inflation: Alpacka raft vs AIRE BAKraft

Aire BakRaft with overnight gear on the Chetco River


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AIRE BAKraft on the Middle Fork of the Hood River

AIRE's BAKraft Expedition Packraft Review

Whatever turns out, we're assured the final version will be much lighter because both the Aire and BAKraft websites claim BAKrafts will be '7lbs 2oz' (114oz ...

AIRE BAKraft Expedition with Hyperlite 4400 Porter Pack as backrest

AIRE BAKraft Experience PART I

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AIRE BAKraft Prototype on Rough and Ready Creek

Nicks video on the Chetco gives a good overview of paddling the expedition bakraft


AIRE Bakraft Hybrid river scene

BAKraft by AIRE

As a packraft-like-kayak I wasn't so sure about the BAKraft either. Intrepid wilderness adventurer Forrest McCarthy took an earlier prototype down the Grand ...

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AIRE BakRaft on the Chetco River

AIRE BAKraft Hybrid Marble Green, One Size


Entering the steepest section of Rough and Ready Creek

The result is a 'packraft' that resembles Aire's shorter whitewater IKs like the 14.5kg, 2.9 x 1.1m Force (right), right down to the rockered 'banana' ...

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Gear Garage Ep. 16: AIRE BakRaft and Hyperlite Backpacks

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Aire - BAKraft Hybrid - Marble Green

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Headwaters of the Kern - Upper Section - SHORT Version - AIRE BakRaft 1st Decent


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AIRE Bakraft Hybrid top view

Sewing up an AIRE BAKraft on Rough and Ready Creek

Inflatable kayaking a small, steep river in Bhutan

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Aire Expedition Review

With support from AIRE, the BAKraft is the creation of Cory Walker of Idaho. Well-known in the boating world for manufacturing quality inflatable watercraft ...

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Repairing a BakRaft on an expedition in Bhutan

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AIRE BAKraft Experience PART II

Kayaking the Chetco River

Aire Outfitter II Tandem Inflatable Kayak

AIRE - Summer is almost over, but, there's still time to access remote rivers and alpine lakes in AIRE's BAKraft kayaks. These lightweight, self-bailing ...

Aire Bakraft (packraft)

Packraft SOM Report: A self-bailing raft has several advantages in whitewater.

It was a pleasure and an honor to be one of the first to experience paddling the new BACKraft. A huge thanks to Cory Walker and the great folks at AIRE.



SOTAR ATV in Conehead Rapid on the Chetco River

Gear Guide 2012: AIRE Outfitter II Inflatable Kayak

Disclaimer! I'm reviewing these boats based on my style of boating: Class IV creeks, Class III big-water, and remote wilderness trips.

sit-on-top kayak / inflatable / whitewater / solo. BAKRAFT HYBRID Aire

Trying out the new Aire BaKraft on Havasu creek. #havasu #grandcanyon #whitewater #riverlife #ilovemylife #waterfalls #photography #nofilter @airewhitewater ...

Best packraft brands for whitewater: Alpacka, Bakraft, Feathercraft an – Garage Grown Gear

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Not being a white water thrill seeker I wasn't inspired by the half-finished BAKraft. It's too heavy and bulky for packraft travels and the backrest and ...

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AIRE Bakraft (7lb self bailing packraft) - $900 (SLC)

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In 2015 AIRE will introduce the lightest, self-bailing, whitewater-worthy watercraft the world has ever seen.

Kokopelli Nirvana w/Spraydeck with TizIP

Fly Fishing on the Middle Fork Salmon

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This may be the first time in WY state history that one packrafting trip encountered another

AIRE BakRaft in entrance of Wilson's Way

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... the BAKraft skims along quite efficiently, pgtBAK17

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