Must-read Adventure Book: Before They're...
You don’t have to be a parent to appreciate "Before They're Gone," a memoir from longtime Backpacker magazine editor, Michael Lanza....... Read More
Would your grandparents do this?
The O.A.R.S. staff chats with a couple about their multi-generational family vacation on the Lower Salmon River in Idaho.... Read More
Staying Afloat In Single Parenthood
It's hard being a single parent, things aren't always easy, but a rafting trip is something that should be. Here's one mother's account of how...... Read More
Is Our Youngest Paddler Tougher Than You...
If an 8-year-old and 4-year-old can do it, why can't you? Hear one guest's experience with a beginner-friendly vamily vacation in Wyoming.... Read More
6 Absurd Things You Will *Only* See On A...
It's pretty easy to get in touch with your sillier side when you're afloat in the wilderness. It's a place that produces some...... Read More