Tales From Around the World, Usually Some Place Near Moving Water
Posted On: Monday, April 16, 2012 - Chaconians
Maybe that Saturday Night Live skit with Chris Farley living out of his van down by the river left too much of an impression on me….
My current home is a 25-year old pickup truck parked by a river with an extensive quiver of kayaks strapped on top.
I am a professional kayaker chasing my dream, big waterfalls, unexplored canyons, gorgeous landscapes, and a cold beer at the take out. These dreams have taken me to almost every state, across the globe, and to the hospital.
Standing on the top of a 60-foot waterfall and looking down at the landing zone is terrifying for most people. The difference is I have fear it's just that I truly enjoy it.
Stay tuned for stories of near misses, gorgeous landscapes, international locations, and living in a truck.
And tune in now…to this live video.
About Chris Baer: In 2011, Chris Baer's Chaco flips took him to eight countries and nineteen states! Chis is an adventuring modern day gypsy chasing his dreams one rapid at a time. In his explorations, Chris has come to know the world and is the epitome of many a Chaconian. Watch the Chaco blog and www.whereisbaer.com as he continues to embrace and share his life of adventure.