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Matt Thames grew up snowboarding in southern Oregon, but once he saw his first snowkite, he was hooked. Now he combines his love of snowboarding with “kiting” to reach heights of 80-100 feet.

First Broadcast: 2011
Producer: Ed Jahn
Videographer/Editor: Nicholas Fisher

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Elk at Mount St. Helens; Lighthouse Photo Essay; Snowkiting (2302)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2302
Original Broadcast: October 13, 2011

Desert Frogs, Halfway Calendar and Snowkiting (2705)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2705
Most Recent Broadcast: October 29, 2015