Guidefolk

River wisdom from the people who drive you downstream.

river guide jobs in the off-season

How River Guides Pay the Bills in the Of...

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Codye Reynolds

Curious about what guides do for work when they're not leading river trips? You might be surprised (or impressed?) at some of...... Read More

Sierra Design Gnar Lite

Gear Review: Gnar Lite Jacket by Sierra ...

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Joslin Fritz

Outside magazine chose the Gnar Lite Jacket by Sierra Designs as one of the Best Multi-Use Jackets of 2013. One of our guides tests...... Read More

The O.A.R.S. Family

Born Into Rafting: The Next Generation o...

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Cari Morgan

7 Questions with the rafting industry's Tyler Wendt...... Read More

river guides in the off-season

What River Guides Love About the Off-sea...

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Codye Reynolds

Here’s a little insight into what O.A.R.S. river guides love about the off-season. (And no, it’s not JUST skiing.)... Read More

Curt Chang Dories Expert

Guide Talk: The River Sage

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Lauren de Remer

He's spent four decades fostering the tradition of dories in the Grand Canyon and Idaho. He's also one of the wisest boatmen we know. Meet Curt Chang...... Read More

OARS WY guide

Guide Talk: You Wish You Had His Life

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Cari Morgan

He does what the rest of us wish we could do for “work”—travels the world kayaking, whitewater rafting, and more. Meet Eric Riley...... Read More