Kenton Grua: The Factor

Did you have any idea what was down there? [At Crystal Rapid in 1983, during an illicit speedrun attempt on 72,000 cfs … just after the rapid had been closed to the public for safety reasons.]

“Yeah, we knew there’d be a big one down there … But basically we were totally unprepared for what we saw. We’re just going, oh man we’ve gotta get through this thing … we look down, we see where we’ve gotta go, you can see where the lateral starts and you know you gotta be in above that lateral or you’re dead meat.

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