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River rafting is – for lack of a better term – fun. White water rafting is an exciting means of getting out into the great outdoors.  And it brings the great outdoors to a wide variety of people. If you … Continue reading

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Leavenworth, Washington Orion River Rafting just completed 2012′s annual river guide training.  Twenty intrepid individuals signed on to take this year’s course.  We had nurses, EMTs, firefighters, IT types, parks and recreation administrators, small business owners, and college and high … Continue reading

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When I first ‘cut my teeth’ river rafting, my instructors talked about a collection of ‘river gods’.  They were not referring to the bold whitewater enthusiasts who were starting to push the boundaries of river rafting all over the planet … Continue reading

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River rafting guides are like a box of chocolates. Well, they are like a box of chocolates in that you never know what you are going to get in terms of specific personalities, but they are also like our almost … Continue reading

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