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Guide to Rafting the Grand Canyon

Apr 21, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog  //  No Comments
Grand Canyon Août 2006

White water rafting in the Grand Canyon is a rare opportunity because as a result of overuse and drought, private and commercial rafting is highly regulated and capped. If you do get the chance, it could be pretty expensive too as prices range between several hundred dollars to $3,000. However, the amazing views and experience alone are worth it. Regardless of whether or not you’ve been to the Grand Canyon,… Read More »

White Water Rafting for Beginners

Apr 14, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog, Rafting Tips  //  No Comments
White Water Rafting North Platte River - Wilderness Aware Rafting

The song of the river ends not at her banks, but in the hearts of those who have loved her. -Buffalo Joe White water rafting is an exciting outdoor adventure for everyone, including children and senior adults. If this is your first or second time rafting, there are probably some questions and concerns crossing your mind. The first part of having a great time white water rafting is finding out… Read More »

Colorado Outdoor Adventures

Apr 7, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog  //  No Comments
Aspen Trees - White Water Rafting with Wilderness Aware Rafting

I come from a city where one rarely sees all the generosities of the weather, so to see snow or the leaves change colors on trees would imply a drive for several miles away from the city. Moving along the roads of Colorado, heading to the small town of Buena Vista, I drove almost nonstop with one of the best visual experiences that nature could offer—beautiful snow-capped mountains, or just… Read More »

The Lessons of Rafting: How Rafting Can Be Used as a Business Team Building Exercise

Mar 31, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog  //  No Comments
Whitewater Rafting Colorado

To me, teamwork is the beauty of our sport, where you have five acting as one. You become selfless. -Mike Krzyzewski Good businesses know that team work is important, whereas great businesses know the importance of team building. If you’re looking for a fun and creative way to improve your workplace atmosphere, energy, and synergy, taking your employees for a day of whitewater rafting is it. A 2012 Wakefield Research Study… Read More »

Colorado Things to Do: Experiencing the Best of Colorado Outdoors

Mar 24, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog, Rafting Colorado  //  No Comments
White Water Rafting Arkansas River - Wilderness Aware Rafting

If there were two words that sum up Colorado, they would be: adventures outdoors. Whether you’re a tourist or a native, people expect their free time in Colorado to be spent outside in the sun with endless things to do. At 5,280 miles above sea level, a vacation in Colorado would be wasted if you don’t take a trip into the majestic Rocky Mountains. If you’ve been to or you… Read More »

10 Life Lessons Learned From Whitewater Rafting

Feb 24, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog  //  No Comments
InaRaft - Life Lessons Learned From Rafting

If you’ve done a certain activity for long enough, eventually lessons will start presenting themselves to you. The lessons may not always be clear, and they may not even be noticeable at first. But through trial and error, enduring hardships, and endless questioning, the world becomes a little clearer. The life lessons that follow here are based on my experiences of whitewater rafting and being out in nature for extended… Read More »

Essential and Comfort Items You’ll Want on Your Next Multi-Day Rafting Trip

Feb 17, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Arizona Rafting, Blog, Colorado Rafting Alerts, Colorado Rafting Trip Spotlight  //  No Comments
Inarft - Comfort Items for Rafting Trips

Have you ever noticed that when someone complains about camping or any multi-day trip outdoors in general, they are usually complaining over being ill prepared? Whether they couldn’t sleep, eat, were too hot or too cold, most problems and discomforts are avoidable through proper planning. The only thing that makes being outdoors miserable is not being properly prepared. Having to bear the elements without sufficient gear, or comfort items, makes… Read More »

Looking for the Perfect Gift? Try White Water Rafting!

Feb 10, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Arizona Rafting, Blog, Colorado Rafting Alerts, Colorado Rafting Trip Spotlight  //  No Comments
Inaraft - Rafting Experience Gift

In the words of Oscar Wilde, “Experience is one thing you can’t get for nothing.” When it comes to determining a gift for someone, sometimes a physical object or trinket isn’t the best option. How many gifts have you received in the past that you never used? How many gifts have you given that are actually enjoyed? How can a gift be truly valued by the receiver? Well experience is… Read More »

5 Insane Facts About Dehydration

Feb 3, 2014   //   by waradmin   //   Blog, Rafting Tips  //  No Comments
InaRaft - Dehydration Facts

So, maybe you don’t drink as much water as you know you’re supposed to. But you aren’t dead yet, and that’s about as much as you’re concerned about. Likewise, every health article you could ever read says something about drinking more water, but the real facts about dehydration are rarely discussed. Turns out there’s a lot to know, and a lot that is misunderstood about staying properly hydrated! 1.      75%… Read More »

Looking For An Outdoor Job This Summer? Who Makes For The Perfect Raft Guide?

Dec 17, 2013   //   by waradmin   //   Blog, Rafting Colorado  //  No Comments
Happy Raft Guide

Are you at work right now sitting behind a desk, in front of a computer, hunched over the keyboard, staring out the window wishing for something better? Well you’re a member of the biggest club in America. The I Hate My Job Club! There is little doubt about it, few people nowadays enjoy what they do for a living. Worse yet, there are likely more people who despise their job than… Read More »