Pro riverboarder Kid Galt ran the get-go comely of the Common Narrows—Gorilla rapids included—victimization nada but a riverboard and a duet of fins this workweek.
“What kickoff caught my attending many days ago was how utterly picturesque Gorilla was.” Galt told Canoe & Kayak. “That stuck in my header, and it’s e’er been a speedy I’ve treasured to run.”
Piece many in the the paddling community let hopped on the riverboarding bandwagon, about calm see it as a antic. "Something for citizenry to do who can’t kayak, as a tourer activeness, or me as a altogether effin’ wild man," Galt aforementioned. “We’re not hardly suspension on and living. We’re track the lines, and we’re styling the drops. We go on the river as practically as any over-the-counter typewrite of sauceboat.”
Pro kayakers caught Galt’s nice and took this footage of him navigating the Gorilla: