Passaic River Bridge Demolition Explosion – No Rowing Please!

Video of the first blast in the process of taking down the old Route 3 bridge over the Passaic River, halfway between Nereid Boat Club and Passaic River Rowing Association. Glad they are doing this in mid-winter!  Start at timestamp 0:40.   Technorati Tags: new jersey rowing,passaic river,route 3 bridge,bridge demolition,demolition explosion

Passaic River discharge in rowing area is 77 times greater than normal, per USGS

With the Passaic River cresting today, the USGS flow meter at the Dundee dam, which is the tidal boundary of the lower Passaic, shows a flow of 24,700 cubic feet per second.  The normal median flow for this time of year over the past 4 years is 317 cfs.  No, that is not a typo … More Passaic River discharge in rowing area is 77 times greater than normal, per USGS

Yes, Petaluma really is an “Eden for Rowing”

Thanks to row2k.com for a link to this article in the Sonoma County Press-Democrat about rowing in Petaluma, California.  I rowed there for about 10 years, did the original website for North Bay Rowing Club, and can testify that it really is an ideal, and often overlooked, place to row.  The first thing you need … More Yes, Petaluma really is an “Eden for Rowing”