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Rafting Maine's Dead River with Northern Outdoors

Large snow accumulation this winter translates into a better than average volume of whitewater come spring thaw. This is only enhanced by May and June dam releases, where the fast moving current results in a rip-roaring, adrenalin-pumping ride. Look no further than the Dead River. It’s a long drive on

Interview by Everett Potter  We’re giving away an amazing multi-sport trip with O.A.R.S. this month, to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National parks. if you haven’t entered yet, take a minute to do so,. And then read this interview with Steve Markle, Director of Sales & Marketing for the O.A.R.S. Family

What’s the Deal: O.A.R.S. is one of the leading rafting companies in the world and their Grand Canyon trips tend to sell out a year in advance. But there’s now space available on their September 3 to 9, 2012 trip. What Can I Expect: Hike 9.7 miles into the heart

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Most folks make the mistake of driving to Grand Canyon, take a peek down at the mile-deep canyon and then leave. To truly appreciate the Grand Canyon, you need to spend some time at the bottom of that hole, rafting on the Colorado River. Whitewater enthusiasts take two weeks off

It was 1997 when I first met Brian McCutcheon, owner of Rivers, Oceans, and Mountains, or simply ROAM. I had been hired by Men’s Journal magazine to write about the first descent of the Klinaklini River in British Columbia. It was a spectacular journey down a rip-roaring river dwarfed by

About six years ago, when I first met George Wendt, the founder and president of O.A.R.S., I knew I was in the presence of a legend. But you wouldn’t know it from talking with this tall, soft spoken man with a quirky sense of humor. George is one of the

The Deal: ROW Adventures' " Bitterroot Bonanza" multisport The Backstory: Named one of the "25 Best New Trips in the World 2010" by National Geographic Adventure, ROW Adventures' " Bitterroot Bonanza" is a multisport trip that features biking, lake kayaking and whitewater rafting in Washington, Idaho and Montana. The Idaho-based