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"Rivers like the Rogue River, Deschutes River, and Klamath River are an oasis for river lovers during low snowpack years due to their upstream dams and natural aquifers"
Spring is here and there is a lot of talk about summer river flows in Oregon for rafting, kayaking, and fishing. With lower than normal snowpack in much of the West, rivers like the Rogue River, Deschutes River, and Klamath River are an oasis for river lovers during low snowpack years due to their upstream dams and natural aquifers (nature's dams). ...
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+Zachary Collier just wrote this list of 20 legendary one day rafting trips. What do you think?
Last year I wrote about the World's 13 Legendary River Trips, a list of the best expedition style, multi-day river trips. That post was the catalyst for some great discussions about the most legendary single day rafting trips. ...
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Hiking to Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) is one of the highlights of our trips to Bhutan.
Length: 2.6 miles (one way) Starting Elevation: 8,525 feet Max Elevation: 10,232 feet Taktsang, or the Tiger's Nest Monastery, is one of the most sacred sites in Bhutan and a place you must visit when you visit Bhutan. ...
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Ducky war on the Rogue River. #rogue #rogueriver  
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Check out our new updated Bhutan Travel Tips with new photos!  #bhutan #travel
Here are a few good travel trips and reminders for our Rivers & Dzongs of Bhutan trip. 1. The Paro airport will immediately make you smile. Upon arrival you'll quickly notice the crisp, clean mountain air and an airport that looks more like a temple. ...
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Enjoy this recap of the movies from this year's Wild Rivers Night with +KS Wild+American Rivers, American Whitewater, Pacific Rivers Council, River Network, +Save our Wild Salmon , +Western Rivers Conservancy, and Waterwatch.
Last night was our 5th Wild Rivers Night, an annual gathering of our local river community to celebrate wild rivers of the Pacific Northwest. The Patagonia Store in Portland graciously hosted over 300 wild river enthusiasts! Our emcee Tim Palmer began with a great introduction followed by a slidesho
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Photos from Rough and Ready Creek and the South Kalmiopsis.
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+Josh Sheldon We hiked in 2 1/2 days for one day of kayaking. There are first descents to be had higher upstream but it's brutal getting in there.
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Check out our new hiking guide to Taktsang (Tiger's Nest). #bhutan  
Length: 2.6 miles (one way) Starting Elevation: 8,525 feet Max Elevation: 10,232 feet Taktsang, or the Tiger's Nest Monastery, is one of the most sacred sites in Bhutan and a place you must visit when you visit Bhutan. ...
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Bhutan is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. 
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Pistol Creek Rapid on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. #middleforkmonday
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Check out our new Bhutan travel tips with new photos! #Bhutan  
Here are a few good travel trips and reminders for our Rivers & Dzongs of Bhutan trip. 1. The Paro airport will immediately make you smile. Upon arrival you'll quickly notice the crisp, clean mountain air and an airport that looks more like a temple. ...
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Check out this fun new video about the Rogue River. #rogueriver  
 
Great new video about the Rogue River!
At Wild Rivers Night we premiered a new film celebrating the Wild Rogue River. Thank you to Nate Herbeck of Sheer Madness Productions for putting together this beautiful tribute. If you're interested in learning more about the proposed Wild Rogue Wilderness addition, please contact (and support!) Ro
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2014 was our best year ever! Thank you to everyone who was part of it!
We just finished our sixth season and it has been our biggest and best year ever. Thank you to our world-class guides, amazing guests, and partners who made this season a success. Here are some of our highlights. Wild Rivers Night In 2014 we moved our wildly popular Wild Rivers Night to the Patagoni
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We’re an award-winning group of professional, well-trained guides that lead people down the most beautiful rivers in the world.
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Northwest Rafting Company is owned and operated by three men with a passion for the Northwest and the amazing rivers that run through it. Zach Collier brings the vigor and youth of the operation, while Joe Daly and Dick Linford contribute the sage business perspective they've achieved from outfitting rafting trips since 1972. The three have learned to not only run quality river trips, but also to share their passion for the outdoors with everyone they meet. With these three at the helm, you can rest assured that you'll have a memorable river trip in one of the most beautiful places in the world.