Just like your teacher used to grade your tests in school, whitewater (either an individual rapid, or the entire river) is graded too! Instead of A to F, these grades are divided into six categories from class I (the easiest) to class VI (the most difficult and dangerous). As the White Water Guidebook explains, the
Your employees work hard all year long. A company retreat that combines a little R&R with strategic planning and team-building activities can be an effective way to improve employee morale and get the creative juices flowing. With proper planning, you can create an event that is memorable for being fun and productive. Step 1: Define
Oregonians love the outdoors, and why shouldn’t we? In our little pocket of the Northwest we have access to first class camping, hiking, fishing, whitewater rafting, and more. Because of the relatively temperate climate, Oregon is the perfect spot for outdoor adventures in the summer. This year, what outdoorsy family vacation will you take? Check
Have you been rafting before and loved it? That’s what happens when people come to Imperial River Company in Maupin. They get a thrilling whitewater rafting trip and all the riverside perks they need to round out their trip. Once you get the rafting bug though, it’s hard to resist going back for another trip.
Because extreme adventurers love whitewater rafting, it often gets misrepresented as an extreme sport. When you go on a guided rafting trip though, this is not the case. Everyone is in life jackets, the guide is experienced, and the river is frequented by rafters of all ages and abilities on a daily basis. Whether you
If you’ve been thinking about taking a whitewater rafting trip in Oregon this year, you might wonder about the timing. Of course, you’ll need to make sure your entire rafting team is available at the same time, whether that be your friends or family, but there are a few other things to consider as well.