Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

After cutting a few boards to replace the waterwheel, we set off to start our adventure.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Our raft was finally ready for the journey.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

We started off by powering the raft with the waterwheel and paddles, but progress was slow....

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

We decided to take a pit stop to remove the speaker seat, and open up more space on the raft.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Trying out alternative modes of moving the raft.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Fighting the current near Granite Street.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Land HO! We finally reach our destination! 2 hours of journey from the put in.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

After a swim, there isn't time for the return journey, and we are able to beg a favor to have the raft towed back to the put in. We decide to return to the Warehouse to make a repair to the deck and prepare the raft for transport to one lucky builder's home.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

There's time for a quick journey to the power station to collect crayfish and cool our heels in the water.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Learning the art of frog hypnosis.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

Making popcorn for our guests.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017

With kids and parents working together, we were able to push the raft back up the hill to the Warehouse.

Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
Adventure Building Camp Week 3, Day 4, 2017
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Congratulations builders on your exciting adventure. It was an unforgettable week!