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salmon ladder

n
(Angling) a series of steps in a river designed to enable salmon to bypass a dam and move upstream to their breeding grounds
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These installations include an assortment of equipment like NOVA XL Functional Training Station, Dynabells, Salmon Ladder, Triple Warped Wall, Rack System and what not.
Several former contestants also train and teach classes at Chicago Ninja Gym in West Chicago, which has American Ninja Warrior-style obstacles like the double salmon ladder, warped walls and spinning bridge.
Rare the fish the boy found streamside when he first devised the game-- look for the narrowest place to cross the creek to build a dam-- gather the leaves from forest floor, twigs and branches to bolster the frame, grow the structure until he'd created a cascade in miniature or salmon ladder for a tiny salmon to swim home.
I grabbed her clothes and began to walk her back when she got sucked under at the salmon ladder and we both got pulled down river.
The 5,000-square foot facility offers obstacles seen on American Ninja Warrior, including the warped wall, salmon ladder and ultimate cliff hanger.
In the process, she conquered daunting obstacles including the ring swing, salmon ladder and wave runner.
She also hung herself on top of a huge pool and completed the Down Up Salmon Ladder with ease.
Had we gone left, we would have been able to take in the salmon ladder popular with tourists.
The course features obstacles such as the Salmon Ladder, the Rope Maze and the Cliffhanger.
The hydro-electric station and salmon ladder on the River Monnow is constructed on the site of the Old Monmouth Hydro Station which provided the town with electricity from 1899 until its closure in 1953.