BI-YAK GUIDE BOATS.

Author:PETERSON, ERIC
Position:Brief Article
 
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In his more than 30 years of guiding experience, whitewater guru Butch "The Admiral" Zigurs had time and time again run into the same dilemma: With the water level of rivers tied to seasonal fluctuations, no one watercraft was adept at handling both the snowmelt surge of spring and the low flow of late summer. As a solution, he strapped a pair of Fiberglas kayaks together six years ago in an effort to make a boat that could maneuver in both the whitewater and the rock-speckled stretches of his home river, the Roaring Fork. Several prototypes later, Zigurs had melded elements...

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