River Reviews

Here you can find articles on rivers in the Pacific Northwest. We will cover river sections, whitewater rapid reviews, and our favorite sections to run.You will also find resources on how to become a better river-runner!

Our reviews are completed by river guides who spend a lot of time on the water. We have a lot of expertise running day sections and lengthy multi-day excursions on various rivers. We can assist you in determining where to camp, put in and take out your kayak, as well as recommend numerous side trails. Email us if you would like a detailed river report with campsites, rapids, logistics all mapped out for you! Click here

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White Water Rafting Near Me: The Best Adventures Await!

If you’re an outdoor adventure seeker looking for white water rafting near me, look no further. We’ve got the scoop on all the best rafting opportunities in Oregon, California, Utah, and Idaho. Whether it’s a thrilling trip down the Rogue River or a leisurely float through John Day – we have you covered with our reviews and recommendations. From NRS to Yeti Coolers …

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Insider Guide: Rafting Desolation Canyon on the green river.

Green River Through Desolation Canyon One of the first whitewater rafting trips I went on was on the Green River through Desolation-Gray canyons in eastern Utah. Starting a few hundred miles above the confluence of the Green and Colorado Rivers, it’s a great first river trip for the would-be Grand Canyon or Salmon River rafter, …

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Enjoy The Splendor of Steelhead Falls and Hike With Friends

For a truly beautiful hike, head to the picturesque Steelhead Falls area for an unforgettable experience in nature. Located 45 minutes from Bend, Oregon, the scenic rimrock canyon frozen in geologic time is a beautiful place to spend more trail time! Steelhead Falls is located on a long, narrow area located along the Upper Deschutes …

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The North Santiam River

North Santiam Whitewater Rafting The North Santiam River near Salem, Oregon offers thrilling Class II and III rapids that will have you screaming with excitement! If you’re looking for a fun outdoor activity to do in the area, whitewater rafting is definitely it. In this post, we’ll provide a detailed review of our experience rafting …

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51 best rivers in Oregon

10 Best Whitewater Rivers in Oregon: The Ultimate Guide

Introduction to Oregon’s Best Whitewater Rivers Do you want to know the best whitewater rivers to raft in Oregon? is home to some of the most beautiful mountain ranges in the United States. The lush green forests and mountains dotting our landscape inspire adventure and create many Oregonians’ deep yearning for exploration. Our rivers provide …

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Klamath River Rafting

Klamath River Rafting One of my favorite rivers to be on is the Klamath River. The whitewater rafting on this river is spectacular, and you can run over twenty class II and III rapids in one section alone. The scenery and the abundant wildlife should also make a Klamath river rafting trip at the top …

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Floating the Deschutes River

A movie: Floating the Deschutes River I am surprised that there aren’t movies about floating the Deschutes River. The Deschutes River has it all. It has a remarkable history, great fishing, unbelievable rapids, vast scenery, Salmon, Steelhead, waterfalls, and small towns and cities perched at its banks. People come from all over the world to …

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A Whitewater adventure

Whitewater adventure: You have to do it! Everyone needs to go on a whitewater adventure. You have to experience the thrill of splashing through whitewater and the laughter found at a riverside camp. I have been on many whitewater adventures, but I am always thankful to be on a new one. One needs to see …

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McKenzie River Rafting

Introducing the Mckenzie River I​ would consider the Mckenzie River as my home waters. Old-growth firs with deciduous trees sprinkled in to add color throughout the year. This pristine river is the perfect shade of blue reflected in its headwaters that originate from Clear Lake. This 90-mile long river offers something for everyone. You can …

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