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A Vacation Week in the Sea-to-Sky

Posted: July 12, 2018-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

A Vacation Week in the Sea-to-Sky! You’ve decided to come white water rafting in British Columbia and now you want to turn your trip into a vacation of a lifetime… When not showing people a great time on the river, we too like to explore the local area and enjoy the many fun activities to […]

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Office Talk: Behind the Scenes

Posted: June 20, 2018-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

Office Talk: Behind the Scenes Meet office guru and photography enthusiast MJ Blanchet. After a move to Canmore, Alberta, in the Canadian Rockies from Montreal, Quebec, back in 2013, MJ fell in love with the mountains and breathtaking views, and what was meant to be just a summer turned into a few years. MJ first […]

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Guide Talk: Will’s Winter Tradition

Posted: May 9, 2018-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

Guide Talk: Will’s Winter Tradition Meet raft guide and outdoor enthusiast William Sparks. After first falling in love with Western Canada back in 2000 while attending Simon Fraser University, Will then spent some time travelling and gaining outdoor guiding experience in British Columbia, and Central and South America. Will first started raft guiding in Boston […]

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Our top 5 Snacks to feed your adventure!

Posted: April 23, 2018-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

Our top 5 snacks to feed your Adventure To fuel your day of rafting, or any activity, it’s important to eat and to eat right. Spending your day on the move tackling rapids, giving paddle high-fives and non-stop laughing makes for hungry work! We usually recommend bringing a snack to eat on the bus journey […]

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Paddle through Paradise

Posted: March 12, 2018-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

Paddle through Paradise by Louise Healy The Tatshenshini River that runs through Northern Canada and Alaska is the playground for nature’s wild. Grizzly, black and rare, silver-blue glacier bears, moose, lynx, caribou, wolves, peregrine falcons and bald eagles all call this area home. Set this eclectic mix of wildlife along a 225 km mighty river […]

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The world of Rafting: what happens in winter?

Posted: January 22, 2018-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

The world of Rafting: what happens in winter?   Have you ever wondered about what happens at a rafting company in winter? Surely people don’t go rafting surrounded by snow… do they? How do flip-flop-wearing raft guides survive in the cold?    If these are the shower thoughts keeping you up at night, this read […]

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10 Reasons why Rafting is the perfect team-building activity

Posted: August 19, 2017-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

10 reasons Rafting is the perfect team-building activity 1. Whether your team is made up of adrenaline junkies or nervous daisies there’s a rafting trip suited for everyone. For those looking for the most adventurous of day trips, or for adventurous beginners and the average Joe (or Jane) with a penchant for excitement, check out a […]

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5 Tips for the First-Time Rafter

Posted: August 7, 2017-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

5 Tips for the First-Time Rafter Has rafting has always been on your bucket list? Maybe your friend just shared their rafting trip photos on Facebook and it just looked like the best time!? Or perhaps your partner’s been trying to get you to go rafting every destination you’ve travelled? Whatever your motivation, you’re keen […]

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Local’s tips for accommodation in Squamish

Posted: July 17, 2017-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

Need a place to lay your head while in Squamish? Here are some locals favorites!   THE BUDGET CONSCIOUS ADVENTURER The Squamish Adventure Inn Located on the water and a short walk from downtown Squamish with all its amenities and restaurants, The Squamish Adventure Inn is the perfect place to relax and start your next […]

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5 Reasons to go Rafting at least once in your life

Posted: July 6, 2017-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Blog

5 Reasons to go Rafting at least once in your life It’s that time of year again. The sun’s out, temperatures are rising and the rivers are calling our name. If you ask us, it sounds like a white-water rafting trip is around the corner. Whether you’re looking to entertain the kids, enjoy a first […]

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