Tales from the Cripps: Episode 2. Bailey Fest and the Liberation of First Falls

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Episode 2. Bailey Fest and the Liberation of First Falls

Fun doesn’t come easy. On today’s podcast we hear the story of the inception of Bailey Fest and how a once tenuous relationship with a landowner at a critical rapid on the run became a forgotten issue.

0:00 – 3:00       Introduction
3:01 – 5:18       Who cares about Bailey Canyon?
5:19 – 8:16       Where’s the Gauley Fest of Colorado?
8:17 – 19:38     Acquiring water for recreational use
19:39 – 27:10   Putting together Bailey Fest
27:11 – 35:32   Foamy Race
35:33 – 37:47   Not all unicorns and rainbows
37:48 – 56:21   Liberation of First Falls
56:22 – 59:33   Conclusion

The Foamie Race Intro Video
Bailey Fest 2010 Video

For comments, questions, or if you have a story worth sharing, pitch it to me:
talesfromthecripps@gmail.com

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