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River Frozen? Try Kayaking Down Some Snowy Slopes Instead

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Think you need water to kayak? These guys sure don’t.

Here’s a new spin on run-of-the-mill kayaking, replacing water with, well, frozen water of sorts. These thrill seekers found a new and exciting way to enjoy their kayaks when the rivers freeze over, and as you’ll see, it’s a winter sport that is sure to provide chills, spills, and high-octane speed.

Not much is required for snow kayaking, other than a steep hill, fresh powder, and a kayak that can stand up to a bit of abuse. Oh, I guess a daredevil attitude should probably be a prerequisite as well.

Here’s the thrilling footage:

Who here wants to give this extreme sport a try? I have to admit, it sure does look like a ton of fun, albeit slightly crazy!

We sure would like to see a radar gun clock them next time. What’s your guess on speed?

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River Frozen? Try Kayaking Down Some Snowy Slopes Instead