Published on April 26th, 2016 | by Kayak Session


Salween Spring

An American outfitter in China and the Tao of fighting a losing battle.

Meet Travis Winn, an American who traveled to China for the first time 15 years ago to join his dad on a first descent of the Headwaters of the Salween River in Tibet. On that first trip Travis realized that most Chinese citizens had no way to get out and experience free-flowing rivers. And later he learned that at the rate these rivers were being dammed, very few people would ever have a chance to see the rivers in their pristine and natural state. Risking his mental and physical health, Travis continues to strive toward his personal goal to bring the Chinese people closer to their rivers.

Presented by NRS nrs.com
Directed by Will Stauffer-Norris willstauffernorris.com
Produced by Travis Winn and Last Descents River Expeditions lastdescents.com

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