Articles - Austrian River Guide Book Review

Canoe and Kayak UK - Posted on 25 Mar 2009

A beautifully designed mini-guide to the Otz Valley in the Austrian Tirol. Packed with stunning images, useful information on put-ins and take-outs, safety notes, user-friendly maps and river descriptions it’s a must for any paddlers heading to the Austrian Alps this spring. The guide covers all the main sections of the River Otz as well as many lesser-known tributaries and other rivers in the valley, and here’s the best bit… It’s free! Yep it’s been put together by Otztal Tourism to promote the valley and its classic whitewater and to help visiting kayakers get the best out of their stay in the region.

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For more great book and DVD reviews check out the following:Kayak Cévennes Guide book, Revenge of the Fat Cats (DVD whitewater adventure), Pacific Horizons (DVD Exploring the northwest coast by kayak)



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