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Bad Subject: Recent "Float Trip" Accident

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Bad Subject: Recent "Float Trip" Accident

I'm wondering if it's been determined what went wrong when reportedly, 3 of the 13 people drowned while on an outfitter's Snake River excursion. The national story had virtually no details, but it was described as a "float trip" not whitewater--was that even accurate?

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1. Re: Bad Subject: Recent "Float Trip" Accident

It was also reported that before Friday's accident only three people have drowned in the last 56 years within the park's borders. I am sure there will be more details given later , but by all accounts so far it appears to be a scenic float trip.

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2. Re: Bad Subject: Recent "Float Trip" Accident

More info may be found at this link: …typepad.com/national_parks_traveler/2006/06…

3. Re: Bad Subject: Recent "Float Trip" Accident

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