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Index, Washington Do not try this at home.  Or even the Skykomish, unless you are nuts. http://vimeo.com/80529957Tiny River Rafting Thanks to Brent Roth, Mark Knokey and a well-worked Go Pro or two.

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Leavenworth, Washington River Rafting Lessons from the Gauley   Sixteen Orion River Rafting guides trekked cross country in a revitalized school bus last September to test their skills on one of the premier white water rivers to be found anywhere … Continue reading

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Leavenworth, Washington “If itʼs raining, will the raft trip be canceled?” I canʼt tell you how many times I have heard this question over the last four decades. I suspect more than a few guests have come up with some … Continue reading

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Seattle, Washington As of this morning, (Thursday, May 9th) rivers on both sides of the Cascade Mountain Range are swollen with snow melt.  Temperatures in the Puget Sound region have been bumping up against 90 degrees for the past few … Continue reading

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Seattle, Washington A weekend ago, in the midst of a series of river rafting guide training weekends, a slew of us in an armada of rafts launched onto a notably burlier-looking Green River at Kanaskat-Palmer State Park.  Few amongst this … Continue reading

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Seattle, Washington The headline just about says it all.  It’s a Washington white water rafting DEAL!  Especially since the 15% Discount applies to one of the most pristine stretches of white water in the Pacific Northwest and only a hop, … Continue reading

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Seattle, Washington If Google has directed you to this page, it is no accident.  If you came in search of information regarding white water rafting trips in or near by Washington, D.C., you will be severely disappointed.  But if you … Continue reading

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Seattle, Washington The Deschutes River in north central Oregon – east of the Cascade Range – is the closest family overnight river rafting trip to Seattle and Portland.  Because it is to the east of the mountains, it is far … Continue reading

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Leavenworth, Washington I am a white water rafting conservative.  When it comes to white water, I am as cautious as a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs. Not that I haven’t thrown caution to the wind every … Continue reading

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Seattle, Washington The Emerald City, also known as Seattle, where it drizzles so much weather forecasters talk wistfully about “sun breaks” during the summer, is wedged between formidable mountain ranges and vast swaths of saltwater and is also the jumping … Continue reading

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